Team Leader/ Environment

Team Leader in Dili, East Timor (1 vacancy)
  • Registration deadline: 2020/07/18
  • Contracting company: EPTISA
  • Reference: Team leader - East Timor


We are looking for a Team Leader for Technical Assistance to Support Carbon Farming EuropeAid/140675/DH/SER/TL

Location – Timor-Leste

Key expert 1: Team leader (minimum 600 working days over the total duration of the contract. out of which a minimum of 540 working days will have to be based in Dili).

Stating date: January 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum requirements:

- At least a Master's degree or equivalent in Forestry, Climate Change Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science and Ecological economics or related fields. Alternatively, a Bachelor´s Degree plus 5 years of experience (in addition to the general professional experience – see below) in the aforementioned fields

- Excellent command of written and spoken English;

- Excellent management and communication skills.

- Excellent skills in drafting reports – in English - as evidenced by 5 previous assignments requiring such deliverables.


Minimum requirements:

- At least 10 years (or 15 in the case where there is no relevant Master´s degree – see above) of proven experience in design and implementation of Forestry, Climate Change Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science and Ecological economics, rural development and social development programmes in developing countries17;

Preferred requirements:

- Experience in previous long-term continuous assignments (which may have been interrupted by annual leave or home working days but which include a minimum of 220 working days worked over the whole duration of each assignment) as team leader. The total working days of all assignments under this criterion must add up to at least 1100 working days


Minimum requirements:

- At least 4 years proven experience in forestry, NDC and climate change strategies and/or climate finance;

- Proven experience in managing work plans and budget development and implementation of EU supported programmes as evidenced by at least 2 relevant assignments;

- At least 3 years proven experience in designing and/or implementing programmes in climate change, natural resource management, rural development and/or social development developing countries (see foot-note 17);

- Experience of at least 2 years in participatory management and research fieldwork.

Preferred requirements:

- Relevant work experience in Timor Leste and/or in Pacific or ASEAN country(ies).

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