Advanced Degree in one of the following disciplines: Economics, Business Management, International Business and Finance, International Relations, Law, Public Policy, Public Administration.
At least fifteen years of experience with a proven track record in government, inter- governmental, International organization, and/or Multi-national organization. Experience in dealing with a wide spectrum of corporate planning and developmental co-operation both in Regional and International environment. A solid understanding of international and regional issues, and knowledge of and commitment to ASEAN ideals. High-level ability to lead and motivate staff in a dynamic, multi-cultural and demanding environment. High-level interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environment and international settings. High-level ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with government representatives, public and private sector organisations and other stakeholders. Commitment to consultative and collaborative approaches and work practices. Excellent command of English, written and spoken. Age shall not be more than 57 years old at time of application. ORS shall not be retained in active service beyond the age of 60 years. Familiarity with diplomatic practices and protocol and willingness to travel frequently on short notice.