Social and Environmental Analyst

Job categories Health, Safety and Environment
Vacancy code VA/2023/B0058/26738
Level ICS-8
Department/office MP, SSC, Shared Services Centre
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration 100 days
Application period 18-Sep-2023 to 02-Oct-2023

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy has been cancelled.

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The retainer will support the SSC/HSSE Social and Environmental Specialist with a variety of tasks, work packages and projects dealing with SE management, including the planning, preparation and delivery of the corporate Environmental Inventory. We are seeking qualified applicants who may have Environmental Management, Social Development Studies, Sustainability, Engineering, Political Science or a related subject as background. 

Since 2010 UNOPS performs a greenhouse gas inventory of its operations, covering its scope 1, scope 2 emissions and emissions from business travel. During the years, the inventory has expanded to include waste and water reporting, and it is constantly reworked to improve coverage, accuracy and data quality. In addition to reporting, UNOPS has a Social and Environmental (SE) management system that aims at mitigating the impacts on our activities worldwide. Climate mitigation in particular is becoming an increasingly important area of activity. This is coordinated by the SSC/HSSE team in HQ, which is looking for a retainer to support the 2024 reporting round, and its other activities.

The Analyst will report to the Social and Environmental Specialist and work in collaboration with the regional offices, and with the wider network of Country Office focal points appointed to perform the Environmental Inventory.

The Analyst will support the Social and Environmental Specialist in managing the...

Education: An Advanced University Degree or a Master's Degree in: Climate Chan...

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

Contract type: ICA, Retainer Contract level: IICA 1 (ISC8) Contract duratio...

Please note that UNOPS does not accept unsolicited resumes. Applications rec...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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UNOPS – an operational arm of the United Nations – supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by successfully implementing its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.

Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve peace and sustainable development.

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