Low Carbon Technologies and Urban Infrastructure Officer – ICLEI

Low Carbon Technologies and Urban Infrastructure Officer

– energy technology, urban infrastructure, and project management  
 
The successful candidate(s) will be a part of the international team of the Cities Climate Center  
at the ICLEI World Secretariat based in Bonn, Germany that will be managing carbonn ® and  
implementing a multi-annual project focusing on promotion of low emission urban development  
strategies in cities of emerging economies.
 
Candidate  Experience:
Qualified candidates will have experience in several of the  
following areas:
 
– Project management experience (3-5 years): management of international, multi-partner  
projects in emerging economies (in particular projects with a budget above €1M)  and  
management of  internationally located or external teams,  candidates should  include  
reference documents regarding previous experience (e.g. project description or project  
report with application materials)
– Practical experience with greenhouse gases compilation, analysis and reporting for local  
authorities – Candidates should provide a list of all GHG  accounting and reporting  
systems with which they have worked or are familiar  
– Practical experience with global protocols and accounting standards for greenhouse  
gases emissions at corporate/public entity or national level – Candidates should provide a  
list of all global protocols and accounting standards with which they have worked or are  
familiar  
– Direct experience in the area of urban  infrastructure (transport, building and  
construction, waste management etc.) and energy technologies (waste to energy models,  
grid systems, renewable solutions, etc.)
– At least two (2) years of work in urban climate change mitigation
 
Candidate Qualifications:
– A university degree in engineering, environmental science / technology, urban  
infrastructure, urban development or business administration. A relevant Master ´s  
degree is an asset.
– Strong skills in analytical thinking, reporting, and planning, and report writing
– Creative and pro-active team member
– Proficiency in office software, databases and internet applications
– Fluency in written and spoken English required; proficiency in Hindu, Bahasa  
Indonesian, Portuguese and/or German is an asset

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