Vacancy Announcement: Project Management Specialist (Climate Change)

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The United States Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam is seeking an eligible and qualified applicant for the position of Project Management Specialist (Climate Change) in its U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

1. VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NO.: USAID-2021-14

2. OPENING DATE: July 21, 2021

3. CLOSING DATE: August 21, 2021, 17:00 Hanoi time

4. AREA OF CONSIDERATION: All Interested candidates/All sources who are Cooperating Country National.

Cooperating country national (CCN) means an individual who is a cooperating country citizen, or a non- cooperating country citizen lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the cooperating country.

5. POINT OF CONTACT:

Quyen Hoang, Human Resources Specialist at qhoang@usaid.gov; Tel: +84-24-3850-5000 ; ext. 2763 ; and Loan Nguyen, Human Resources and Travel Assistant at loannguyen@usaid.gov; Tel: +84-24-3850-5000; at ext. 2673.

6. POSITION TITLE: Project Management Specialist (Climate Change), 30000817

7. MARKET VALUE/Salary (per annum): US$ 32,908.00 – US$ 49,380.00 (FSN-11)

8. PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE/Length of the contract/ WORK SCHEDULE: Definite term - five years / Monday through Friday (40 hours per week).

USAID expects the services under this contract to be continuing in nature for the contractor to perform under a series of sequential contracts, subject to the availability of fund.

PLACE OF PERFORMANCE: USAID/Vietnam, 15th floor, Tung Shing Building, No. 2 Ngo Quyen street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi, Vietnam

9. SECURITY LEVEL REQUIRED: Local Security Certification or Public Trust

10. BACKGROUND INFORMATION OF THE POSITION

The USAID Project Management Specialist (Climate Change) position is located in the Office of Environment and Energy (OEE), The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Mission Vietnam, in Hanoi. The job holder is the Mission’s in-house Climate Change adaptation advisor who serves as a technical specialist within USAID/Vietnam, OEE. In this capacity, s/he manages projects and activities, communications and representation in support of USAID and OEE on a variety of Climate Change adaptation topics. S/he will follow and support the overall direction of all climate change adaptation related activities aimed at addressing climate change impacts related to land and water management practices. The job holder provides a full range of expert climate change adaptation advice and analytical and technical support to OEE. S/he supports program priorities that strengthen local resiliency to climate change, forest protection, and disaster response, and liaises with other Mission programs to identify synergies in programs. S/he develops internal Mission documentation supporting project planning and implementation, such as Action Memoranda, Operational Plan, Performance Reports, and others. S/he also monitors, manages, and ensures that deliverables are received from project contractors.

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Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 11:15pm

Last updated: July 21, 2021