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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