Climate Change Associate Consultants

Genesis
Various
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
Private Sector
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)

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Description
The AMD practice within Genesis designs and implements short and long-term development programmes across a number of technical areas, including climate change. Key areas of focus within the climate change portfolio include climate-smart agricultural education; climate-smart agricultural policy; climate finance; private sector-led CSA adoption approaches and climate-smart agricultural training and extension.

Requirements
Genesis is seeking to build its roster of technical experts to fill short and long-term positions in sub-Saharan Africa. The ideal candidates must possess the following:

A minimum Masters’ degree in Agriculture; Agricultural Economics; Environmental Science or a related discipline
Proven track record of working in climate-smart agriculture with national governments and donors
Experience in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Southern Africa will be an added advantage
Experience in developing concepts; writing case studies; writing training manuals for students; government staff or extension workers
Familiarity with COP processes; UNFCCC processes and GCF processes will be an added advantage
Ability to travel extensively in sub-Saharan Africa

Work Level
Skilled
Type
Contract
Salary
Market Related
Duration
Short Term
EE Position
No
Location
Southern Africa