Asian Development Bank (ADB) is an international development finance institution headquartered in Manila, Philippines and is composed of 67 members, 48 of which are from the Asia and Pacific region.
ADB's mission is to reduce poverty and promote sustainable economic growth in the region. ADB's main instruments for helping its developing member countries are policy dialogue, loans, equity investments, guarantees, grants, and technical assistance.
ADB only hires nationals of its 67 members.
The position is assigned in the Transport and Communications Division (SATC) within the South Asia Department (SARD). SARD is responsible for providing leadership innovation, lending, project implementation and knowledge sharing for ADB's sector and thematic work that covers operations in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.
SATC, is responsible for sector support for transport and communications development in SARD's jurisdiction.
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The Senior Transport Specialist / Transport Specialist will conduct interact with government officials and other stakeholders on transport sector projects and identify, process for approval, and administer transport sector assistance projects, technical assistance (TA), and non-
lending products and services (NLPS) to support sustainable and efficient transportation initiatives. The incumbent will ensure compliance with ADB's policies, operations manuals, project administration instructions, and assistance-
related documentations. The incumbent will work closely with internal teams and resource departments, and externally with clients and supervise critical tasks, as may be assigned from time-
to-time. The incumbent will report to the Director of SATC and may supervise National and Administrative staff.
Relevant Experience & Requirements
depth knowledge within one area.
The selected candidate is appointed for an initial term of three years.
ADB offers competitive remuneration and a comprehensive benefits package. Actual appointment salary will be based on ADB's standards and computation, taking into account the selected individual's qualifications and experience.
ADB seeks to ensure that everyone is treated with respect and given equal opportunities to work in an inclusive environment.
ADB encourages all qualified candidates to apply regardless of their racial, ethnic, religious and cultural background, gender, sexual orientation or disabilities.
Women are highly encouraged to apply.
Please note that the actual level and salary will be based on qualifications of the selected candidate.