Senior Programme Officer - Climate Change & Cities | WWF India

Senior Programme Officer - Climate Change & Cities

WWF-India is looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to contribute to and deliver on WWF-India’s Climate Change and Energy agenda, with a focus on addressing climate change issues in cities. These include GHG inventorisation, mitigation, vulnerability, and resilience aspects in cities. The incumbent is expected to have ability to multi-task and display strong result-oriented approach.
Location: New Delhi
The Job Profile:
  1. Develop and contribute to research activities related to the climate change and cities theme
  2. Developing policy/advocacy strategies related to integration of climate change issues in city level plans and actions, in alignment with State Action plans on Climate Change
  3. Actively engage with multiple stakeholders at the city level on WWF’s One Planet City Challenge (OPCC) platform
  4. Organizing workshops/stakeholder consultations/ public events, preparing background documents/ knowledge products and other relevant documents for wider dissemination and outreach.
  5. Responsible for meeting technical and financial reporting requirements for projects, as well as contribute to project related activities ongoing in the CCE division.
Qualifications, Experience and competencies required:
  • Master’s Degree in Climate Science/ Environmental Science/ Urban Planning / Natural Sciences or related disciplines, from a recognized university or
  • M. Tech. in Environment Engineering/Urban Management/ Urban Planning/Climate Change  or related disciplines, from a recognized university
  • 3 years of experience in the area of Climate Change and Cities. (Candidates with lesser experience could be considered for the position of Programme Officer)
  • Experience of working with stakeholders in the cities and government.
  • Knowledge and proven experience of proposal and technical report writing shall be an added advantage
Desired Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Good communication, project execution & planning skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a team-oriented, multi-cultural environment.
  • Excellent inter-personal and team skills and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
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Submission Details:
Please submit an up-to-date CV (mentioning your full name in the resume attachment), giving details regarding compensation received in the present assignment, expected salary, and three references.
Last Date for sending applications: 15th February, 2019
In order to ensure that your application is sorted correctly, please mention Senior Programme Officer- Climate Change & Cities”, in the subject line. The vacancy is open to Indian Nationals only. Applications of only short listed candidates will be acknowledged.
WWF-India is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from qualified women are encouraged.

Remuneration will be competitive with Indian NGO pay scales and will depend upon candidate’s experience levels and the overall WWF-India salary structure. WWF-India does not provide housing, telephone or vehicle facilities.
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