7 Positions to Support Team Leader, AMESD contd...
Key Experts 4-8: Five Thematic Experts for the 5 Regional
In depth understanding of management, development and sustainability issues in at least one of the regional
environmental themes; experience of project development and EDF
Qualification and skills
University degree or equivalent preferably with post-graduate qualification
Team player with excellent communication skills; a `catalyst' with ability to get round problems; a well motivated self-starter with vision.
Able to use standard office software package, email and
INTERNET effectively for remote working in teams.
Fluent in English/French (according to pertinent RIC), and preferably with good working knowledge French/English.
Knowledge of Portuguese would be an advantaged.
At least 5 and preferably 10 years experience in the domain of the regional THEMA.
At least 5 years experience of working in developing countries.
At least 5 years experience related to project development
(identification, design, proposal writing, and evaluation).
Experience of at least 1 EDF project/programme in the last 10 years.
Experience in environment and development decision making processes will be an advantage.
Environmental Themes (THEMA)
At least 5, and preferably 10, years experience in development projects is required.
Experience in environmental monitoring for management response and particular know-how in the theme that s/he will be seconded will be an advantage.
Knowledge of the application of earth observation, in particular relating to the regional theme to which s/he will be seconded will be an advantage.
Experience of capacity development and training will be an advantage.
Note: in regions where earth observation skills are stronger, the preferred specialist would have more expertise in management issues and policy/decision making related to the regional theme.
In regions where earth observation skills are less developed, a greater understanding of EO techniques will be require, the balance being made up with support from the TD-TA or short term TA.
How to apply:
Applicants for any of the full time key expert positions, for which full TOR follow, should send CV and covering letter to
Please note that nationality is restricted to ACP/EU countries and that experts who have been involved in the preparation of the project are excluded from participating in this
The deadline for applications is 10th April.
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