Call for Experts (Philippines Environment Activity) via ReliefWeb

Abt Associates

Philippines 馃嚨馃嚟

Abt Associates, a major American research, technical assistance, and international development company, seeks highly qualified candidates for the upcoming USAID-funded Philippines Environment Activity. The primary objective of this effort is to enhance natural resource management so that people and ecosystems thrive. This activity will specifically focus interventions around three key areas (1) biodiversity conservation (2) increased water security and (3) decreased vulnerability to climate variability and change. Positions will be based in the Philippines, and contingent upon contract award. Local candidates with experience in the below sub-fields are encouraged to apply.

SUB-FIELDS:

路 Climate resilient development

路 Biodiversity Conservation

路 WASH

路 Water Security

路 Watershed Management

路 Water Sector Reform

路 Natural Resources Management

路 REDD+

路 Forestry

路 Private Sector Investment

路 Public Private Partnerships

路 Partner Capacity and Network Development

路 Natural Resources Management Finance

路 Training, Online Learning, and Capacity Development

路 Land Use Planning

路 Integrated Resource Planning

QUALIFICATIONS:

路 Minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible experience managing or implementing energy programs in one or more of the above technical subfields

路 Minimum of 5 years of experience supervising multidisciplinary project teams and providing quality evaluations of staff performance and deliverables required

路 Minimum of 3 years鈥 experience working in the environmental sector in the Philippines is required

路 Demonstrated experience implementing donor-funded projects required; experience implementing USAID-funded projects strongly preferred

路 Demonstrated experience collaborating successfully across a range of program partners including government agencies (USG and host), regulatory bodies, utilities, the private sector, NGOs, and civil society

路 Excellent written and oral communication skills in English required. Written and oral communication skills in Tagalog strongly preferred

路 University degree in environmental science, policy, economics, or a relevant field required. Advanced degree preferred

To be considered for any position, an applicant must submit his/her CV and an updated USAID Employee Biodata Data (EBD) form. Please send these documents to:

[email protected]

Please indicate your specialty in the subject line of the email. All positions are contingent on project award.

How to apply:

To be considered for any position, an applicant must submit his/her CV and an updated USAID Employee Biodata Data (EBD) form. Please send these documents to:

[email protected]


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED