The Kaizen Company is a subcontractor to DAI on the The Pakistan Regional Economic Integration Activity (PREIA) which is intended to further the development of the country’s trade sector by improving Pakistan’s competitiveness in international markets. The Activity is a key component of USAID Pakistan’s overall economic development program and supports achievement of Development Objective #2 from USAID/Pakistan’s Mission Strategy: “Improving Economic Status of Focus Populations.” The purpose of the Activity is to increase access to international and in particular regional markets in order to enhance Pakistan’s regional economic integration with its neighbors. Focusing primarily on trade promotion and facilitation, PREIA will improve the international trade environment, resulting in increased trade and transit volumes.
Human & Institutional Capacity Development (HICD) is a USAID model of structured and integrated processes designed to identify root causes of performance gaps in host country partner institutions, address those gaps through a wide array of performance solutions in the context of all human performance factors, and enable cyclical processes of continuous performance improvement through the establishment of performance monitoring systems. The ultimate goal of HICD is to help USAID’s partners improve performance in critical areas leading to measurable results in achieving the organization’s goals and objectives.
The Human & Institutional Capacity Development (HICD) Advisor will lead all such initiatives under the Project’s overarching objective of ‘improving Pakistan’s international trade competitiveness’ by building the capacity of all partnering government agencies and private sector institutions.
The HICD Advisor will be responsible for the following detailed tasks, but not limited to:
Qualifications & Experience:
Supervise the assigned professional staff at Analyst, Senior Analyst and Specialist levels within the HICD integrated cross-cutting activity of the Project.
Base of Operations: Islamabad Pakistan
Reporting: The HICD Advisor will report to the Deputy Chief of Party & the Chief of Party.