Senior expert in large economy analysis and forecasting (gross domestic product growth)

in General Kabul ,Afghanistan Apply Before: September/30/2023

Opportunity Details



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1 Years

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Specialized Tasks:

1. Contribution to the GDP sector for the preparation of financial strategic documents, economic outlooks, and financial performance reports.

2. Providing summaries of GDP reports to the relevant authorities for current economic developments.

3. Coordinating with the senior statistical analysis expert to obtain information and analyze GDP growth figures.

4. Preparing reports for forecasting GDP growth to facilitate negotiations with relevant entities for economic development plans.

5. Analyzing potential economic and social impacts of GDP growth.

6. Updating GDP growth figures in the existing sector models.

7. Gathering information and conducting research on segmented sectors of GDP growth for accurate medium and long-term predictions.


Management Duties:

1. Developing and organizing monthly, quarterly, and annual work plans in accordance with the department's overall plan to achieve established objectives.

2. Transferring professional skills through workshops, seminars, and on-the-job training to staff under supervision.

3. Managing and evaluating implementations, identifying training needs, and enhancing the capacity of staff and related departments.

4. Providing monthly, quarterly, and annual reports and, when necessary, reporting on the activities and achievements of the respective department to keep the department's leadership informed.

5. Executing other tasks assigned by competent authorities in compliance with laws, regulations, and the department's goals.


Coordination Duties:

1. Ensuring coordination between relevant departmental units and external entities on subject matters.

2. Coordinating potential changes in policies related to the macroeconomy with the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Commerce, and trade chambers.

3. Close coordination and collaboration with relevant departments on issues related to statistics and macroeconomics to improve forecasting.

Employment Conditions (Educational Level and Work Experience):

This job description has been prepared in accordance with Articles 7, 8, and 34 of the Civil Service Law, considering the following conditions and criteria:

Educational Qualifications: Minimum of a bachelor's degree in fields such as economics, public policy, business administration, public administration, taxation, and related fields. Higher academic degrees in these fields are preferred.

Work Experience: Minimum of two years of relevant work experience.


Required Skills: Proficiency in one of the official languages (Pashto or Dari) and familiarity with English. Strong analytical and mathematical skills, as well as proficiency in computer programs related to the job, especially E-Views, Excel, and Access.


Submission Guidelines:

Interested candidates who meet the requirements can send their CV along with their application to the following email address.

Note: Please make sure to mention the job title in the email subject and do not attach educational documents.


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Company Detail

The General Directorate of Financial and Economic Policy plays a pivotal role in guiding economic and financial decisions, acting as the government's financial advisor. They contribute to shaping policies, ensuring their effective implementation, and modifying how public funds are managed.


Annually, this team assembles the Financial Strategy Document, akin to a roadmap, providing a blueprint for how the government will manage its finances, including income and expenditure, in the upcoming year. They determine the financial targets for various government departments, based on their assessments of the economy, available opportunities, and resources.


Additionally, they engage in financial forecasting, attempting to anticipate the resources required to meet the government's medium-term commitments, which is invaluable during budget preparation. Should you ever require financial guidance, particularly regarding taxes and expenditure, these experts are at your service. They also disseminate comprehensive financial reports, offering a breakdown of revenue sources and expenditures. Their primary aim is to assist the government in making well-informed financial decisions.