Researcher on Private Sector Development and Corruption Nexus - Tenders Global

Researcher on Private Sector Development and Corruption Nexus

UN Development Programme

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The UNDP regional project on Anti-Corruption and Integrity in Arab Countries is planning a series of papers on the nexus between: corruption and private sector development/ corruption and climate change / corruption and youth empowerment / corruption and women’s empowerment / and corruption, conflict and peace.

For this consultancy, we are seeking a researcher with a publications track record related to corporate governance, business integrity, anti-corruption, and/or private sector development to carry out desk research and write a paper on promoting private sector development through integrity, transparency and accountability in the Arab region. The paper will draw on international and regional literature, with examples from Arab countries. Experience working on/in Arab countries is helpful, but is not required.

The work is home based (remote) and will result in a 25-page paper over a six month period in 2024, with an agreed amount paid as an all-inclusive lump sum.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

  • Master’s degree in Business Management, Social Sciences, International Development, Public Policy, or any other relevant field (required); PhD an advantage.

Work experience:

  • Proven track record of publications related to corporate governance, business integrity, anti-corruption, and/or private sector development (required).
  • At least 5 years of experience related to corporate governance, business integrity, anti-corruption, and/or private sector development including in the Arab region (preferred).

Language:

  • Language proficiency in both written and oral English (required).
  • Language proficiency in both written and oral Arabic (preferred).

We look forward to hearing from colleagues across disciplines and geographies who would like to make valuable contributions to our work on integrity and anti-corruption!

How to apply

To apply, please see https://procurement-notices.undp.org/view_negotiation.cfm?nego_id=14354 and register as a supplier and then apply by 12 December.

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