ICLEI Africa seeks to hire several urban development experts to join our dynamic team of professionals in the fields of urban sustainability. Successful incumbents must have a strong technical background and keen interest in sustainable urban development and its practical implementation in Africa and/or internationally. Proven experience in the following areas is required:
(a) Development, implementation and mainstreaming of sustainable urban development policy, strategy and action plans, with specialised skills and experience in one or more of the following fields:
Green and blue urban infrastructure • biodiversity • nature-based urban solutions • energy and climate change • integrated urban water management and sanitation • planning •
(b) Design, implementation and management of large multi-year projects with proven experience of working in, and leading, multi-disciplinary project teams.
(c) Business development, promotion and development of strategic partnerships.
Position specific requirements:
Please forward a comprehensive CV and covering (motivating) letter, clearly indication the position you are applying for, including a certified copy of your ID or valid work permit to firstname.lastname@example.org by 17h00 GMT+2 on the 6th of February 2017.
Please provide available starting date and three references in your application. No late applications will be considered.
Market-related and competitive annual remuneration packages (TCOE-based) will be offered to successful candidates, taking into consideration qualifications and experience.
Kindly note: Applicants who have not been contacted within 60 working days after the closing date this advertisement, should regard their applications as unsuccessful.