Skip to content

Dropdown Menu


Connecting people, changing lives, reaching our region

Social Media Links

Search function

Economic Project Officer

APPLICATIONS CLOSE on 31st May 2017 at midnight (Canberra time)

Back Position Description
General Information
Assignment Code AV0517MN17
Duration 12 months
Proposed Start Date August 2017
Assignment Location Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Assignment Summary
Bring your economics expertise and research know-how to Mongolia’s capital Ulaanbaatar, and help the team at the Economic Policy and Competitiveness Research Center (EPCRC) build their skills and capacity.

The EPCRC are local leaders in economics research. Working in partnership with major international NGOs like the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP), International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The organisation produces high quality research for use by government, business and the public, using world-class methodologies.

Your work will be a mix of capacity building for the EPCRC team. You will work to increase their skills in project development, proposal and report writing. You will also use your economics and research skills in developing the teams English analytical skills, identify new research opportunities and apply best research practices and analysis.

This role will ultimately contribute to a better public understanding of economics issues in Mongolia and the shift toward a greener economy.




Applications will be closing between the 21st and 31st of May – please click on the individual assignment for more information.

All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation.

All key dates, including proposed mobilisations and briefings for the AVID program in 2017 are listed on our Key Dates page. 

For information about how to apply click here, and for hints and tips to help you with your application, click here. Good luck!

All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation’

How to apply online

To apply to become an Australian volunteer, please choose an assignment from the list on the left, then click the red "Apply" button on the page containing the assignment description.

To resume a previously started application, please click here.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3