Join the Katalis Collaborative Hub as a Short-term Senior International Trade Policy Adviser
Join the Katalis Collaborative Hub as a Short-term Senior International Trade Policy Adviser to assist in the development and implementation of a Work Plan to assist the Government of Australia fully implement the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA).
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Overview of the Role:
The core business of IA-CEPA ECP Katalis is implementing the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA). Focusing on Australian commitments, the Senior International Trade Policy Adviser will assist in the development and implementation of a Work Plan to assist the Government of Australia fully implement the agreement. This will include contributing to a technical Needs Assessment of Australian legal and regulatory needs for the implementation of core and broader IA-CEPA commitments, the main output of which will be a forward-looking Work Plan supporting the full implementation of IA-CEPA.
About the Program:
The Governments of Indonesia and Australia have entered into the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), creating a framework to unlock the vast potential of the bilateral economic relationship. To support this ambition, the IA-CEPA includes a new Economic Cooperation Program (ECP), known as Katalis. Katalis’s goal is to maximise the benefits of IA-CEPA, support trade and investment, improve market access, and promote inclusive economic growth in Indonesia. The primary objective is to ensure the efficient and effective implementation of IA-CEPA to increase two-way trade and investment that is broad based and inclusive. Through a “Collaborative Hub”, Katalis will work with Australian and Indonesian partners, combining sound trade and development practice by supporting Indonesia to maximise the benefits of IA-CEPA, addressing regulatory challenges (through technical assistance), while resourcing innovative industry engagement in sectors of mutual interest, and by investing in standards, skills and private sector development in new areas.
About the Role:
The Katalis Collaborative Hub offers meaningful opportunities for each member of our team to make an impact and leave a legacy for local communities, globally. By joining the Katalis Collaborative Hub, you will be part of an environment where you can collaborate with leading experts from diverse backgrounds, access development programs to achieve your career goals, and be challenged to take a global outlook. This is an exciting opportunity to join a high performing team that combines trade and investment acumen with a deep knowledge of sound development practice.
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You will be a motivated and proactive Senior International Trade Policy Adviser with the right combination of talent, energy and a commitment to technical excellence. Successful candidates will possess: