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Sr. Climate Officer

  • LocationDavao City, Davao Region - Philippines
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:2 months ago
  • Job no: EFP3K
  • Category: Manufacturing

POSITION: SR. CLIMATE OFFICER (GHG accounting)


REPORTS TO THE: Climate, Community, and Biodiversity Group Head


NOTE: This position is also open to retirees who still have that passion and drive to travel and share their capabilities and skills in the field


ASSIGNMENT TYPE: Program-based employment (2 years; subject to renewal) --- can either work as a full-time employee/consultancy-based (but must be willing to travel to Davao as the job requires)


LOCATION: Mindanao-wide (Davao-based/consultancy-based)


SALARY: OPEN


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in Forestry, Ecology, Agronomy, Natural Resource Management, Energy Technology, Conservation, Agriculture, Environmental Engineering or close related field
  • Must have at least (5) years of experience in agriculture, forestry, ecosystem science, or international development with a strong knowledge of natural resource management issues in Mindanao and Visayas
  • Experience working with NGOs, finance teams, and agri-business firms operating at the intersection of natural resource management
  • Deep familiarity with software tools widely used in natural resource management (Excel, Access, Power Point, GIS, scripting languages like R or Python, etc.
  • Understanding of ecosystem service markets and quantification of benefits related to community, biodiversity, and climate (optional: working knowledge on AFOLU and REDD+ projects under GHG programs, protocols, and methodologies of VCS-CCB standards
  • Working knowledge on GHG quantification and accounting for ecosystems, such as forests, peatlands, mangroves, and agricultural land
  • Demonstrated business-level fluency in both oral and written in English
  • Good personal organizational and priority setting skills, with the ability to work effectively under time pressure and manage multiple priorities
  • Capable of working independently as well as being an effective team player, completing tasks with initiative and creativity
  • Multi-cultural management skills with diversified, context-specific approaches
  • Excellent attention to detailed accuracy of processes and results
  • High dedication to conservation, sustainable development, and climate action
  • Proficiency in Visayan preferred
  • Published on 26 Nov 2022, 12:57 AM