Head of the Competition Division

Head of the Competition Division
Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs (DAF)
The OECD is a global economic forum working with 34 member countries and more than 100 emerging and developing economies to make better policies for better lives. Our mission is to promote policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world. The Organisation provides a unique forum in which governments work together to share experiences on what drives economic, social and environmental change, seeking solutions to common problems.
The Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs works across a broad range of policy areas including competition. 
We are looking for a highly experienced competition professional with an advanced university degree in law and/or economics. The Competition Division works to advance the Strategic Orientations of the Secretary-General ensuring impact of the OECD competition work in the international governance architecture.
  • A minimum of ten years’ experience at a senior level, including in the application of competition policy acquired in a national or international administration responsible for the enforcement of competition law is required.
  • Substantive leadership skills and ability to motivate and manage a multidisciplinary team of about 30 professionals in a multicultural environment are needed.
  • A specialisation in competition law, industrial organisation or regulatory economics would be an advantage.
Fluency in one of the two OECD official languages (English and French) and knowledge of the other, with a commitment to reach a good working level.
Full details of the position are available under reference 10366 at www.oecd.org/careers. Applications from OECD member country nationals should be submitted online by midnight on midnight 17 February 2016.