National Consultancy for Demand Analysis of Sugar Sweetened Beverages

National Consultancy for Demand Analysis of Sugar Sweetened Beverages

An opportunity exists for a short-term technical consultant to conduct an analysis of the demand for sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs): own-price and income elasticities, cross-price elasticities, and impact of excise tax increase scenarios on consumption and tax revenue in Guyana.  This consultancy is supported by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Guyana.

                                                      

Requirements:

The Consultant must have a university degree in Economics and 8 years of experience conducting economic analyses and research, preferably in the Caribbean context.  He/she must be fluent in English. Previous experience conducting demand analyses, particularly for SSBs would be an asset.  The Consultant should be a national of Guyana.

Terms of reference:

Details of this consultancy can be obtained from the PAHO/WHO Guyana Country Office website here.

Qualified candidates should send their applications and a detailed Curriculum Vitae  via email ( pdf ) with signature to robertsk@paho.org with a copy to hartleyvan@paho.org

Closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday 19 April 2021.

Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.

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