Climate, Environment & DRR Consultants

Adam Smith International

Mandalay, , MM

Job Description

Adam Smith International is seeking qualified experts for a number of positions as part of two proposals for the Mandalay Urban Services Improvement Project for the Asian Development Bank (ADB).


The Mandalay Urban Services Improvement Project (MUSIP) is a multi-year initiative to address the core urban problems and binding constraints to the growth of the city of Mandalay. Over two phases, the project focuses on the improvement of water supply systems and wastewater and drainage management, and on strengthening the capacity for urban services management by the Mandalay City Development Committee and other stakeholders. Solid waste management and urban transport management will feature over the years to 2027.

Adam Smith International is proposing two technical assistance teams to support ADB in the implementation of MUSIP Phase 1, and the design of MUSIP Phase 2:

  • The Capacity Development in Climate Change Resilient Urban Planning project is a four-year, intermittent TA initiative to build capacity of the Mandalay City Development Committee in climate resilient urban planning and management; and
  • The Project Preparation of the Second Mandalay Urban Services Improvement Project is a one-year intermittent TA initiative to prepare the 2020-2027 phase of the ADB’s loan and grant financed support to Mandalay’s urban services.

The Roles

Adam Smith International is seeking qualified, senior consultants (minimum 8 years’ experience) with experience in South East Asia and Myanmar, and expertise in:

  • Climate change resilience
  • Disaster risk reduction
  • Environmental impact assessment

About Adam Smith International

Adam Smith International is an award-winning professional services business that delivers real impact, value and lasting change through projects supporting economic growth and government reform internationally. Our reputation as a global leader has been built on the positive results our projects have achieved in many of the world’s most challenging environments.

Our wide-ranging experience can be grouped into two main areas that contribute to Government Reform and Economic Growth. Government Reform includes Justice, Security and Peace-building, Public Administration Reform, Public Financial Management, Revenue Reform and Education Reform. Economic Growth includes services in Extractive Industries Governance, Infrastructure, Climate Change and Private Sector Development.