Short-term Technical Experts- Trade & Logistics

March 1 2022


Nathan is a leading provider of analytic and economic consultancy services worldwide. In the past decade, we have implemented more than 120 projects in more than 50 countries leveraging our global presence in Washington DC, London, and India. From improved transparency and deeper stakeholder engagement to more effective policies and more resilient businesses, we deliver results that impact economic growth, human development, and poverty reduction. We are passionate about applying our deep analytical expertise and advanced proprietary tools to generate economic solutions tailored to our clients’ unique challenges. Nathan focuses on a range of economic development subject matter areas including Trade & Logistics; Economic Policy & Governance; Private Sector Development; Women’s Economic Empowerment; and Financial Solutions.

Job Description:

Nathan has an expanding portfolio of trade policy, trade facilitation, and export promotion projects and activities funded by a wide range of bilateral and multilateral donors including but not limited to USAID, MCC, USDA, FCDO, DFAT, the World Bank, and the Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation. Nathan is currently building its roster of leading international trade experts in a range of technical areas for long and short-term assignments in the United States and overseas. We are seeking experts in the following areas:

  • Trade Policy – compliance, negotiation, and legal and regulatory reform
  • Trade Facilitation, Customs Modernization, and Risk Management
  • Sectoral Experts in agriculture, health, ICT, and other key industries and sectors
  • Transport and Logistics
  • Digital Trade, Digital Economy, and Information Technology

  • Advanced degree in Economics, Trade Policy, Public Policy, Public Administration, Business Administration or similar field
  • 5+ years of experience working in economic development, public policy reform, WTO accession and compliance, trade-related transport and logistics, and/or donor-funded project management
  • Excellent English speaking & writing skills; foreign language proficiency desired (particularly French and Spanish)
  • Experience with USAID, MCC, FCDO, World Bank, or other donor-funded programs
  • Significant work experience in middle and low-income countries
  • Willingness to travel to Africa, Latin America, the Indo-Pacific, and the Middle East

Nathan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Nathan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. EOO