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  • Posted: Oct 13, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Crown Agents works with leaders to accelerate self-sufficiency and prosperity. We offer supply chain, fund management, programme design and evaluation, training, institutional efficiency and revenue generation expertise. We do this across health, humanitarian, stabilisation, governance and public administration, prosperity and renewable energy. We a...
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    International Transport/Logistics Expert

    Crown Agents is looking for Ghanaian trade experts for a potential USAID trade related programme, focused on developing capacity and trade networks of public institutions and SMEs in the agribusiness sector. A key component of the programme will be to enhance trade andnd customs systems and procedures, resulting in reduced time and costs for domestic and international trade of the agribusiness sector.

    We are looking for an experienced Customs Facilitation Expert and Trade Logistics Expert, ideally with significant experience working with relevant stakeholders in Ghana (eg Ministry of Trade, GRA, Ghana Shippers Agency, etc).


    • Based in Accra, with travel to key trading ports such as Tema and Takoradi


    • 5 years, long term. Part-time considerations apply.

    About you


    • Minimum 15 years’ experience in the cargo transport / logistics sector including 5 years in consultancy
    • Previous employment, at senior level, in the transport and / or freight forwarding sector in Ghana and / or ECOWAS region
    • Experience of cross-stakeholder engagement, such as GRA / Ministry of Transport / Trade Associations
    • Experience of related international organisations, such as FIATA, IMO
    • Knowledge of international transport conventions for road, sea, air, rail freight
    • Experience of multi-modal transport operations and the principles of intermodal connectivity, including infrastructure, legislative, procedural aspects.
    • Practical knowledge of Public Private Partnerships
    • Good report writing skills
    • Ghanaian national


    • Member of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
    • Other freight forwarders qualification
    • Previous related consultancy roles

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Crown Agents on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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