Senior Associate, Water Sector Job at Global Green Growth Institute

Job tittle: Senior Associate
Job location: Uganda
Type of contract: Individual Contractor (ICA)
Grade: X7 , Salary scale: Country Scale
Duration of contract: Until 31 December 2018
Ref Number: STA1627

The Senior Associate - Water Sector will lead the formula and implementation of all water sources associated tasks inside the Uganda u . S . A . Programme. He/she will be GGGI's focal factor with the Ministry of Water and Environment (MoWE) and could make contributions to growing the resilience and potential of the arena to adapt to climate trade via championing GGGI applicable interventions as outlined inside the WPB 2017-18, the Country Planning Framework and the Uganda Green Growth Strategy.

Purpose of the Job

Policy aid
Support the Ministry of Water and Environment (MoWE) in developing particular strategy options to similarly enforce green increase moves, as stipulated within the Uganda National Green Growth Strategy and Roadmap
Identification of potential constructing needs and organizing of trainings to integrate weather edition and other green increase mechanisms into policy frameworks at local stage specifically inside the secondary towns of Mbarara and Gulu.

Research and analysis
The specialist will behavior thematic and zone research to identify specific demanding situations facing the sector and identify funding opportunities that can be leveraged by means of GGGI.
Conduct normal critiques of key area documents and techniques of the sector with the aim of imparting technical guide in greening sectoral interventions
Assess the adequacy of water sources statistics/statistics within the Ministry of Water and Natural sources and
Spearhead the improvement of a water consequences database as part of the M&E gadget.
Conduct a comprehensive mapping of donors and other partners applicable for GGGI's paintings.

Support project implementation and development

Make big technical enter inside the development of new bankable tasks below the Uganda united states of America programmes
Provide technical recommendation to the Programme lead and Country Representative at the implementation of all water related tasks beneath the GGGI u . S . Portfolio.

Maintain ordinary and positive contact with other country wide and global corporations operating in the water zone.
Represent the Country Representative on the Ministry of Water zone operating institution
Represent GGGI externally as delegated with the aid of the Country Representative together with however no longer restricted to donor conferences, mission areas and many others.

Water consequences database for the Uganda usa programme
Technical Briefs, coverage papers
Thematic and area research
Effective representation of GGGI at MoWE

Requirements and Qualifications
Master's Degree or publish-graduate degree in engineering/hydrology, water resources, Public Health, Environment or related disciplines.
At least 7 years' paintings enjoy within the water and natural resources region in Uganda

A solid expertise of the Water and Natural Resources sector in Uganda
Experience in coverage formula, capacity building and multi-stakeholder engagement
A strong tune document in assignment studies in the water area, reading united states developments and drawing training found out

Ability to paintings independently
Ability to work below strain, on some of initiatives concurrently and to satisfy tight deadlines
Demonstrated dedication to GGGI's middle values
Ability to paintings collaboratively with colleagues on the usa crew to acquire organizational dreams.
Strong interpersonal and verbal exchange capabilities

How to apply for the Job:
Please copy and follow this link to apply through the careers section:
Closing date: [Vacancy deadline extended from 23rd April 2017 to 30th of April 2017]