Type de contrat
Climat et Energie ; Développement durable ; Innovations Technologiques
Date limite de candidature
Departement Economie Durable et Inclusive - EDIN > Pôle Entreprenariat et Innovation
Mis en ligne le : 02/06/2023
Drawing on successful experience in international cooperation project management, the project manager will ensure the supervision and operational implementation of activities carried out within the framework of the "Philippines Green Economy” project.
He/she will be responsible for the following tasks:
The project manager oversees the definition and implementation of the project's intervention strategy with the support of technical experts, regional teams, the project officer at headquarters, and in close cooperation with partners in the Philippines. He/she ensures the planning and implementation of activities entrusted to Expertise France, which include the following responsibilities:
Weekly exchanges will take place between the management and coordination team and Expertise France headquarters. The project manager also ensures the definition and implementation of activities and tools related to the communication and visibility strategy and the monitoring and evaluation system through the supervision of communication and M&E officers. He/she is also responsible for ensuring compliance with Expertise France procedures, including procurement and financial execution.
The project manager is responsible for the coordination and supervision of the management and coordination team based in Manila. Their specific responsibilities include:
The project manager is also responsible for the team's safety. They ensure compliance with Expertise France's security rules and may receive support from the logistician in this task.
The project manager will ensure regular communication with the Department of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), the European Union Delegation (EUD), as well as other implementation partners. The specific responsibilities include:
The economic dynamism of the Philippines has created significant gains in poverty reduction, with poverty rates dropping by over 50% in the last decades. The rapid growth of the middle class and domestic consumption in the Philippines, however have contributed towards significant levels of waste which the country is unable to manage.
Already one of the most climate vulnerable countries in the world, the Philippines seeks to secure its long-term socio-economic outlook by integrating more inclusive and sustainable models of development. To this end, the Philippines has recognized the importance of transitioning towards a circular economy, aiming to minimize waste, promote resource efficiency, and create a closed-loop system where resources are reused, recycled, or regenerated.
The circular economy approach involves the following facets:
By transitioning to a circular economy, the Philippines aims to achieve sustainable and inclusive growth, reduce environmental impacts, create new economic opportunities, and improve the well-being of its people while preserving and restoring the country's natural resources.
The purpose of the Green Economy Programme is to support the Philippines’ transition towards a green economy, including circular economy, reducing waste and plastic, as well as to increase energy efficiency and renewable energy deployment to support climate change mitigation.
The action tackles three main levels:
The principal beneficiary of the project is the Department of the Environment and Natural Resources. Steering Committees with other state actors will be defined for each level of the action.
Place of implementation
The programme will be implemented from the Expertise France office in Manila. Travel will be expected on an ad hoc basis to oversee pilot projects implemented in non- Metro Manila LGU’s.
The steering and coordination team, based in Manila, will be responsible for overseeing the activities delegated to Expertise France. Their responsibilities include (i) defining and implementing the intervention strategy, (ii) building and managing the project team, including short-term expertise, (iii) implementing the communication and visibility strategy, as well as the monitoring and evaluation system, and (iv) handling the project's administrative and financial management.
This team will be composed of (indicatively): a project manager (subject of the call for applications), a deputy project manager, an M&E officer, a communication officer, an administrative assistant, an administrative and financial manager, a procurement manager, and long-term technical experts. These technical experts will support the team leader in defining and implementing project activities and will cover various thematic areas, including green economy and green financing, public-private-partnerships in waste management, gender, etc.
The project manager will also be supported by a project officer based at the Expertise France headquarters in Paris. Weekly exchanges will take place between the headquarters and the office in Manila.
The Project Manager should meet the following profile:
The Project Manager should have the following professional experience:
Location of the mission: Manila, Philippines, with regular travel expected throughout the country.
To apply for this position, please supply the following:
Date limite de candidature : 14/07/2023 15:04
Document(s) joint(s) : Project Manager Philippines.pdf