KORDA

KORDA

Company Type
Business Company
Location
Korea, Republic of > Seoul-si

About Kore Development Advisors (KORDA)

KORDA is a strategy and policy advisory firm headquartered in Washington D.C. with offices in Seoul South Korea, and Satellite offices in Latin America. We focus on international trade, foreign direct investment, infrastructure development and project finance.

KORDA has successfully executed several projects sponsored by Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs), public sector institutions and private sector firms in the areas of telecommunications and energy infrastructure, as well as health, education, innovation, and trade, amongst others.

Our firm is recognized as one of the leading advisory companies in South Korea, delivering tangible results with our knowledge on bilateral and multilateral Official Development Assistance (ODA) mechanisms. For more information, visit www.korda.us.com

We are looking for talented individuals who can lead project identification and preparation activities. This is a unique opportunity to support the immediate and strategic development agenda of Latin American countries as well as to identify and develop transformational, cross-cutting projects, share knowledge, and build capacities across inter-related themes.

Company Type
Business Company
Vacancies
Consultant

Overview of the position: Organization: Kore Development Advisors (KORDA) Department: Advisory Services (could be dispatched to client companies as needed) Location: Seoul, South Korea & Latin America Countries Language(s): Fluency in English and Korean required; knowledge of Spanish is desirable. Areas of Expertise: Transportation, Energy, ICT, Water & Sanitation Salary range: To be negotiated based on specific and relevant experience Associate $48,000 ~ $90,000 (+5 years relevant experience) Analyst $30,000 ~ $48,000 (+2 years relevant experience) Responsibilities: i. Project identification, preparation and implementation across various sectors; ii. Draft and provide insightful technical recommendations on project proposals/activities; iii. Prepare and write briefs and program notes; iv. Serve as subject matter expert and keep up to date on related trends and news; v. Response to issues that arise in implementation; vi. Analyze and assess program and or project performance; Qualifications: 1. Advanced degree(s) in a relevant field, including but not limited to business administration, economics, telecommunications, technology, project finance, transportation, energy, public policy, public administration, international relations, international development etc. 2. Minimum 2 years of relevant project development within MDBs, international organizations, consulting firms, or International Development Think-Tanks. 3. Experience in developing and implementing sectoral projects and strategies on the ground preferred 4. Expert knowledge of project management 5. Strong leadership and management skills, with the ability to work under pressure and with a wide range of internal and external partners 6. High degree of motivation, initiative, flexibility, reliability, and responsiveness to changing demands. 7. Meticulous attention to detail and advanced organizational skills. 8. Demonstrated capacity for strategic thinking. 9. Demonstrated interpersonal and diplomatic skills. 10. Demonstrated capacity to develop and manage task plans and budgets. 11. Experience in building partnerships is a significant advantage. 12. Professionalism and demonstrated experience working with clients 13. Proven ability to work effectively in a dynamic environment. 14. Superb written and oral communication skills.

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