Technical Expert, Sustainability and Climate Change Adaptation

Hosted Entities WSSCC
Job categories Health, Climate, Environment
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5117/14753
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, GVA, WASH
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration One Year initially, with possibility of extension
Application period 02-Jan-2018 to 31-Jan-2018

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The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) was established in 1990 and mandated by name in United Nations General Assembly resolution A/RES/45/181.The WSSCC Secretariat is hosted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and aims to accelerate the achievement of sustainable sanitation, hygiene and water services for all people, with special attention to the unserved poor, by enhancing collaboration and coordination of all sector stakeholders. The WSSCC Secretariat is located in Geneva, Switzerland. More information on WSSCC can be found on the website at

The Technical Expert, Sustainability & Climate Change Adaptations the Council expert on Sustainability & Climate Change Adaptation adapting and developing new thinking and promoting successful approaches that improve the relevance of country and regional initiatives.   The Technical Expert adapts and develops new thinking into practical applications for ease of utilization by WSSCC membership, National Coordination Mechanism and programme teams.  The Technical Expert contributes to all teams of the WSSCC elevating their collective knowledge and capacity.    

Adapt and refine sector-specific WSSCC technical approaches that advance the...

Education  Master's degree in a relevant field such as development st...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Proven ability in approaches to capacity building suitable for policy makers...

Contract type: Fixed Term Staff Contract Contract level: ICS10 / P3 Contract dur...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen, Denmark, time App...

  UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peac...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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