ISDB Country Economist Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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ISDB Country Economist Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs. ISDB Uganda looking for “Country Economist“. Applicants with a degree in University Degree may apply on or before May 22, 2023.

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is a multilateral development finance institution that is focused on Islamic finance for infrastructure development and located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. There are 57 shareholding member states with the largest single shareholder being Saudi Arabia. It was founded in 1973 by the Finance Ministers at the first Organisation of the Islamic Conference (now called the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation) with the support of the King of Saudi Arabia at the time (Faisal), and began its activities on 3 April 1975.

NGO Jobs in Uganda 2021 May/June

The ISDB has published a job vacancy announcement on April 17, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Country Economist to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

ISDB Job Vacancy 2023

Key Accountabilities:

Planning & Programming

  • lead the preparation of MCPS and CEF and relevant multi-task teams to ensure their effective formulation and implementation.
  • Provide inputs and participate in Programming, Economic Sector Work (ESW), and Country Diagnostic Studies (CDS).
  • Support the preparation of project documents from an economic perspective.
  • Engage, communicate, and collaborate with the broader team in the Bank in order to enhance the rigor of and advice on cross-cutting and sectoral issues in the MCs.
  • Regularly reviews the MCs’ new policies, strategies, and national development plans to guide the Regional Hub’s programming in line with the MCs’ priority sectors and areas for intervention.
  • Participate in discussions with MCs governments and other developmental partners to identify collaboration opportunities that address Member Countries’ needs and align with IsDB’s priorities.

Position in Organization:

  • Business Unit: Operations – Country Programs
  • Division: Not Applicable
  • Department: Not Applicable
  • Country: Uganda
  • Location: Kampala – Uganda
  • Closing date: 22-May-2023


  • Master’s degree in Economics, International Development or related field.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience as an economist, of which 3 years in a multilateral development bank or relevant experience at the Ministry of Finance/ Economic Planning/ Central Bank, etc.

Skills & Necessary Knowledge:

  • Advanced Analytical Thinking
  • Proficient Statistical Theory Knowledge
  • Proficient in R, Python, Stata or EViews
  • Proficient Knowledge of Emerging Economies’ Issues
  • Proficient Economic Modeling Skills
  • Proficient Econometric Modeling Skills
  • Proficient Multidimensional Indicator Development Skills
  • Proficient Operational Modeling Skills


  • English (Mandatory)
  • French (Preferred)

How to Apply ISDB Country Economist Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: May 22, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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