GITEC Consult GMBH Monitoring, Reporting and Verification Expert Jobs in Ethiopia

GITEC Consult GMBH Monitoring, Reporting and Verification Expert Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 219701

Category: Environment and Natural Resource Location: Addis Ababa
Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)

Job Description

GITEC-IGIP GmbH, a leading and renowned German consulting company with a long-standing record in the international development business, requires services of a national expert (m/f) from Ethiopia to work full time in Addis Ababa, with possible visits to other regions.

Tasks and responsibilities:

The MRV expert will act as focal point and liaison officer between the European Union and EFCCC of Ethiopia. S/he will be in charge of driving and facilitating the project's environmental and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions activities.

In particular s/he will be responsible for the achievements of the MRV related objectives. S/he will be based in the EFCCC and working in close coordination with the MRV Department and Forest Department.

Assignment period(s):

Full time, based in the Environment, Forest and Climate Change Commission


36 months, starting in December 2019 (estimation)

Our Offer:

  • Performance-related remuneration
  • Pleasant work environment
  • Perspectives to develop your professional career

    Job Requirements

    Qualifications and skills

  • Master Degree or equivalent in Environment or Forestry or Engineering or IT systems (or other equivalent scientific or technical area related to MRV of emissions).
  • Proficiency in English, knowledge of Amharic oral and written will be an asset.
  • Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel
    and Power Point.
  • Knowledge of IPCC 2006 MRV software will be an asset.

    General professional experience

  • At least 1 year working experience in Technical Assistance to public institutions.
  • Experience in land use plan will be an asset.
  • Working experience in MRV system will be an asset.

    Specific professional experience

  • At least 5 years working experience in projects related to climate change action and GHG inventory.
  • Demonstrated knowledge (relevant projects should be spelled out in the expert's CV) in remote sensing, satellite data for land use and GIS.
  • Working experience in the daily management of a large pool of experts and/or stakeholders will be an asset.
  • Expert must be independent and free from conflicts of interest in the responsibilities they take on.

    How to Apply

    Applicants who fulfil the job requirement are kindly invited to send their application to: indicating the job reference number MRV-2019-08

    Applications should provide:

  • Covering letter, maximum 1 page indicating current availability
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Stating the expected fee or salary rate per month
  • Two referees that can be contacted; or recent work certificates

    Application Deadline: September 6th, 2019.

    GITEC-IGIP offers equal opportunities to all, qualified women or men are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted and GITEC reserves the right to make no appointment to candidates selected unsuitable for the position.

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