EXPERIENCE: A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in international economics, marketing, finance, trade promotion, or banking required
JOB KNOWLEDGE: In order to successfully carry out job assignments, the position requires a thorough understanding of USTDA's organizational structure, mission, objectives, policies, programs, and grant processes. Also required are specialized knowledge of and experience with host country business practices, government operations, economic development needs, laws, policies, and major infrastructure and industrial activities, including development and financing of such projects.
LANGUAGE: Fluency in English and Bahasa Indonesia reading/writing/speaking is required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: The position requires direct interaction with a network of high-level contacts to assist with problem solving. This includes responding to requests for detailed program-related information from foreign government officials, as well as the U.S. private sector. The position requires advanced skills at multiple levels of independent planning for own work activities. The position requires a degree of innovation and creativity, using analytical judgment to propose new approaches and types of assistance that fit with the market and demands. The position requires creative solutions to overcome problems related to completion· of tasks, where resources are unavailable, e.g., identifies and recommends new projects and programs for USTDA throughout the country / region, and organizes overseas visits starting with submission of proposals to USTDA HQ, recruiting and guiding local clients on desired program. Advanced knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation programs is necessary.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.