CAREC Institute
The CAREC Institute provides knowledge and relevant training to all CAREC partners in support of effective regional cooperation and coordination, and promotes access to and application of international best practices in all CAREC initiatives.

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Position: External Relations Specialist

CAREC Institute has been established as a knowledge institution for implementing the CAREC program.

The mission of the CAREC Institute (CI) is to enhance the quality of the CAREC Program through sustainable provision of knowledge products and services to four CAREC priority sectors (transport, energy, trade, and trade facilitation) for effective regional cooperation needed to achieve CAREC's strategic goals and accelerate economic growth in the CAREC region.

The CI, located in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China (PRC), is now calling for applications for the position of:

  • External Relations Specialist
  • Place of Assignment: Urumqi and other locations in PRC
  • Proposed Input/Assignment Duration: Six person-months (on an intermittent basis)
(Please click on the above link to view Terms of Reference and required qualifications per position.)

Application Procedures

Interested individual local consultants are invited to submit their expression of interest by email comprising of a cover letter and a detailed curriculum vitae to CI. The submission should be addressed to the attention of Ms. Dilraba Adil (Email:, and copied to Mr. Khalid Umar (Email: (the User Unit staff). Evidence of consulting services rates charged in the past (if any) and highlights of experience to handle similar tasks must also be provided in the submission.

Deadline for submission of expression of interest is 7:00 p.m., Urumqi time, 11 August 2017.

Females are encouraged to submit their expression of interest.