Team Leader/ Environment and Climate Change

Team Leader in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan (1 vacancy)
  • Registration deadline: 2019/05/31
  • Contracting company: Eptisa Servicios de Ingeniería S.L.
  • Reference: Wecoop


Key expert 1: Team Leader – minimum 500 working days (at least 70% in the region)

Qualifications and skills

  • A University Degree in biology or earth sciences or engineering or environmental sciences or public administration or international relations or law, or a relevant, directly related discipline, or equivalent relevant professional experience;
  • A post-graduate degree in these fields is an advantage;
  • Excellent diplomatic, social, communication and networking skills are considered to be an asset;
  • Fluency in oral and written English is essential;
  • Fluency in oral and written Russian is essential.

Minimum requirements

General professional experience

  • Preferably 20 years, but minimum 15 years of professional experience;
  • Preferably 10 years, but minimum 7 years of cumulated experience in institutional and/or policy development and/or in facilitating reform processes in an international cooperation context in climate change or environmental governance;
  • Preferably 5 years, but minimum 3 years of cumulated working experience in any country of Eastern Neighbourhood and/or Central Asia and/or EU accession countries is required;
  • Proven capacity to lead a multinational team;
  • Good knowledge and working experience with the EU programmes, projects and procedures is an advantage.

Specific professional experience

  • Preferably 7 years, but minimum 5 years of cumulated working experience in taking operational responsibilities in implementation of stand-alone projects is required;
  • Experience in organising and moderating preferably 5, but minimum 3 meetings/working groups at international level with participation of senior governmental officials is required;
  • Preferably 3 years, but minimum 1 year of cumulated engagement(s) in actions outside the EU to comply with or promoting EU environmental legislation and/or water processes is required;
  • Experience in organizing and delivery of seminars and/or trainings and in a multicultural environment.

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