Technical Experts – Sustainable Forests and Climate Adaption Project, Tetra Tech ARD

Tetra Tech ARD (http://www.ardinc.com), a leading international development consulting firm based in Burlington, Vermont and Washington, D.C., is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified regional and local technical experts for a USAID-funded climate change adaptation and REDD+ project in India. The project will focus on sustainable landscapes, enhancing carbon sequestration, low carbon growth strategy, enhancing GHG mitigation programming and climatic resistance. The purpose of this multi-year project is to help improve the sustainability of forests in order to mitigate GHG emissions through carbon sequestration by forests, and to assist individuals and communities to adapt to climate change.  These positions will be based in Delhi, India and require frequent travel.

Illustrative list of technical areas:

Agro Forestry

Natural Resource/Forest Economics

Carbon Finance and Accounting

Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments

Forest Policy in India

REDD+

Low Emissions Development Strategies

Qualifications:

*University degree in forestry, climate change, natural resource management, or other related field;

*Minimum 5 years of technical experience; 

*Experience working with USAID and other NGOs; 

*Experience in South Asia required, experience in India advantageous;

*Fluency in English required.

To Apply:

Please email full, current CV in reverse chronological format to sarah.hendel@tetratech.com

referring to CC Forests TA in the subject line or fax to S. Hendel at 1-802-658-4247. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered.

Tetra Tech ARD is committed to diversity and gender equality in all of its operations—in the US and overseas.  We strive to reflect these goals in our global mission and in our workforce.  We encourage applications from women and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups. Tetra Tech ARD is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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