Type de contrat
Climat et Agriculture ; Climat et territoires ; Climat et Energie ; Développement durable
Date limite de candidature
1 year (to be renewed each year for a 4-year period)
Département Développement durable - DD > Pôle Biodiversité
Mis en ligne le : 30/01/2023
Expertise France is seeking to recruit a Deputy Project Director for the part of the upcoming EU-funded “Forestry, Climate Change and Biodiversity” (FCCB) Support Programme for Papua New Guinea (PNG) that could be awarded to Expertise France (see below for project details).
As the second in command on the project, he/she would provide assistance to the Project Director in the overall day-to-day management of the project and would be particularly responsible for organising and overseeing project monitoring and reporting activities, for the efficient mobilisation and coordination of the project team and project resources, for health, security and safety aspects, and for ensuring that the Project meets the standards of a European Union (EU)-funded Expertise France project.
The exact duties of the Deputy Project Director may be adjusted based on assignments by the Project Director.
The Deputy Project Director will be based in Port Moresby. The position will report to Expertise France’s headquarters in Paris (namely to the Head of the Biodiversity Unit, Sustainable Development Department) but will be coordinated by the Project Director, who will assist the Head of the Biodiversity Unit in the supervision of the Deputy Project Director. The recruitment will be finalised if and when Expertise France obtains funding from the EU for the Project.
The European Union is putting in place a new Support Programme for Papua New Guinea (PNG) in the field of “Forests, Climate Change and Biodiversity” (FCCB). This Programme’s general objective (GO) would be “to support a development model that reconciles forestry, climate change and biodiversity with sustainable, inclusive and gender-responsive green growth and jobs at national and pilot subnational/community levels”. Its three specific objectives (SOs) would be:
This Programme would consist of several components, including a major component that could be implemented by Expertise France regarding “support at the national/institutional level with spill-over effects at the local/community level” (the Project). This Project could entail support for a number of PNG-based public sector institutions operating in the FCCB intervention area, support for PNG-based research, education and awareness institutions and support for PNG-based communities engaged in conservation and environmental protection.
The project is scheduled to start in April 2023 and would last 4 years. Its budget is 36.5 million euros.
To apply for this position, you can send a resume and a cover letter to the link bellow.
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