Technical Leaders – Liberia Conservation Works Activity (Liberia CWA)

EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

Country: Liberia
Organization: Tetra Tech
Closing date: 13 Dec 2020

Tetra Tech International Development Services (https://careers.tetratechintdev.com), headquartered in Arlington, VA, is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for the USAID-funded Liberia Conservation Works Activity (Liberia CWA).

Conservation Leader: The Conservation Leader will be responsible for providing thought leadership and managerial oversight for Liberia CWA activities on conservation. This long-term position is based in Monrovia, Liberia.

Responsibilities:

* Develop and lead detailed work plan for implementation of the Liberia CWA conservation strategy;

* Provide managerial oversight over technical specialists on Liberia CWA’s conservation unit;

* Contribute written input to program planning and reports;

* Coordinate with cross-cutting services – communications; GYSI; policy; MEL; training – to ensure that conservation activities effectively contribute to the success of overall project goals;

* Build capacity among staff, partners and other stakeholders around conservation.

Economic Development and Private-Sector Engagement Leader: The Economic Development and Private Sector Engagement Leader will be responsible for providing thought leadership and managerial oversight for Liberia CWA activities on economic development and private sector engagement (PSE). This long-term position is based in Monrovia, Liberia.**

Responsibilities:

* Develop and lead detailed work plan for implementation of the Liberia CWA economic development strategy;

* Provide managerial oversight over technical specialists on Liberia CWA’s economic development / PSE unit;

* Contribute written input to program planning and reports;

* Coordinate with cross-cutting services – communications; GESI; policy; MEL; training – to ensure that economic development / PSE activities effectively contribute to the success of overall project goals;

* Build capacity among staff, partners and other stakeholders around conservation.

Qualifications:

* Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant technical area;

* At least eight (8) years of experience related to the technical area, preferably in Liberian contexts;

* Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with multiple stakeholders, including government officials, private sector actors, financial institutions, project staff and/or donor agencies;

* USAID experience preferred;

* Fluency in written and spoken English is required.

* Liberian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply

How to apply:

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the on-line process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

Please indicate where you saw Tetra Tech’s IDS ad posted.

Apply on-line at: https://bit.ly/LiberiaCWAtechleaders

Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. No phone calls will be accepted.

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees – 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

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