Project Leads East Asia Region

 

Chronos Consulting (www,chronosconsulting.com) client seeks Sector Program Leads in Transportation.
 
Projects will be performed in close coordination with US funding agencies and local stakeholder counterparts. Extensive in-country technical work experience is highly preferred, as is fluency in local languages. 
 
 
 
Specific technical areas of expertise sought include:
 
Road Maintenance and Institutional Analysis
Transport Sector Economics and Financing
Legal/Regulatory Restructuring (Road Funds and Trucking/Cross Border)
Political Economy
Transport and Vertical Structure Infrastructure Engineering
Intermodal Transport
GIS & MIS
Geotechnical (Soils & Geology)
Hydrology
Environmental, Resettlement, Social & Gender Considerations
 
These positions will require periodic travel to in-country project sites as well as to client meetings in the US. 
 
 
Contract length: Up to five (5) years
 
 
 
Position Responsibilities:
 
 
Leading project teams in providing technical advisory services for the transport and infrastructure sectors while managing project staff
Reporting to Office Project Manager on project progress, needs and issues
Supporting staff in developing monthly project invoices
 
Skills / Qualifications
 
A minimum of 15 years of working experience in implementing transport and/or vertical structure infrastructure projects, especially in road asset management and sector restructuring, is desired
Preferably a Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field, with a Master’s degree in engineering management, transport economics or other similar fields
Extensive in-country technical work experience is highly preferred, as is fluency in local languages
Extensive knowledge of international best practices in road asset management, transport economics, investment modeling, transport planning, transport sector regulations and institutional arrangements, policy reforms, contract procedures, project follow-up and risk management
Experience working and living in developing and/or post-conflict countries, with a preference for experience in the aforementioned countries
Ability to work in a team environment with multiple reporting priorities
 
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