The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 188 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world.
Created in 1945, the IMF is governed by and accountable to the 188 countries that make up its near-global membership.
The Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD) of the International Monetary Fund is looking for qualified candidates to fill positions as Public Financial Management (PFM) Advisors to be based in Africa. The initial appointment term would be for a period of one year, on a renewable basis, subject to satisfactory performance.
The Advisors will provide technical assistance on a wide range of PFM areas including:
Activities will include diagnostic reviews, provision of technical advice, training, preparation of technical manuals, and support to planning of PFM and related organizational reforms, as well as supervision of the work of short-term experts hired for delivering specific aspects of the respective work programs.
Advisor positions are available in:
The Advisors in the RTACs will work under the general direction of the relevant RTAC Coordinator but, on substantive issues, will report to FAD staff in Washington. Advisors based in Malawi, Lesotho and Swaziland will report directly to FAD staff in Washington. For the RTAC advisors, extensive travel within the covered region should be expected.
General requirements for candidates include:
Preference will be given to candidates who have had at least 10 years of practical experience in a senior line or advisory position within a ministry of finance, or a related budgetary institution; and have relevant experience of PFM reforms, in one or more of the PFM fields noted above.
Applicants for all PFM Advisor positions must be fully proficient in English. For AFRITAC West 2, fluency in Portuguese is highly desirable.
The IMF is committed to achieving a diverse staff, including gender, nationality, culture and educational background.
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