Trade Facilitation Pte Ltd (TFPL) is a consultancy firm, with specific specialty in trade facilitation, trade policy and research, e-commerce as well as in single window, customs systems. TFPL was formed and is leading a strategic alliance of trade experts and associates to offer comprehensive suite of consultancy and trade advisory services to support the international trade community. TFPL focuses on cross-border trade and provides an overview of the trade, legal and information technologies systems consulting services that the TFPL alliance can provide.
The E-Commerce Researcher shall assist help to conduct research and prepare a paper on
To work on a research project that looks into the B2B E-Commerce landscape in Asia and Africa
1. Analyse the B2B E-Commerce landscape in Asia and Africa. Draft a paper on the e-Commerce landscape in Asia , with two specific case studies (a) case studies of e-Commerce in Asia (e.g. Alibaba eWTP, OneTouch); (b) case study of e-Commerce in Africa;
2. Examine e-Commerce Services related to Customs operations (import / export), and draft these Services including flow diagrams and process description
3. Analyse the management of E-Commerce cargo by Customs authorities (for import / export of goods through normal and postal regime) , and draft case studies for the simplification of E-Commerce Customs clearance, with a specific Case study of Express cargo consignment clearance (import / export) at Singapore
The Researcher can be :
A). any fresh graduate with strong capabilities in deskbound research , and must have excellent writing capabilities
B) has a strong understanding and keen interest in B2B e-Commerce landscape
C) immediately available, tenure shall be for minimum of 1 month, max of 2 months only.
Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.