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International Junior Technical Advisor (f/m) with specialisation in environmental regularisation, political science or geography

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted September 12, 2016 from Brazil
Expired on September 22, 2016

For an on-going tender, GITEC is looking for an International Junior Technical Advisor (f/m) with specialisation in environmental regularisation, political science or geography.


Country / City: Brazil / Brasilia

Project Start: Planned for December 2016.

Duration: Project duration scheduled for 39 months.

Deadline: Latest by 23 September 2016 / until filled.

The ProjectThe project, funded by GIZ, aims for implementation of Land and Environmental Management CAR.

Close collaboration with the project Land Tenure Regularization - Terra Legal, which is based on the ongoing project Land Governance in Amazonia. Terra Legal is a top priority for all parties involved, in order to increase efficiency and allow the creation of synergies, such as:

1. Improved effectiveness and efficiency in the implementation of the integrated regulation campaigns / Mutirões Integrados;

2. Joint efforts to promote land and environmental regularization in the pilot region (expansion of stakeholders networks, the promotion of inter-institutional dialogue etc.);

3. Support for the coordination and integration of database systems for both land tenure as well as environmental regularization;

4. Joint activities for training, capacity building, exchanges and events.

The service packages for this project includes:

> Service package 0: Management and coordination of service areas, including monitoring;

> Service package 1: Organizational development and training;

> Service package 2: Improving Information Systems;

> Service package 3: Knowledge management;

>Service package 4: Implementation of the pilot activities in Lábrea and Boca do Acre.

Your Main Duties in this Position:

a) Provide technical advice in the fields of:- Environmental regularisation- Conception, organisation and support in the implementation of training workshops, technical visits, workshops, seminars and other types of technical meetings- Supporting in drafting of a Cadastro Ambiental Rural (Environmental Reserve Registry) national communications strategy- Support for cooperation with states on the land tenure regularisation of traditional populations, with support for the development of a specific enrolment methodology in the Cadastro Ambiental Rural of Quilombo communities and the regularisation of riverbank areasb) Project management support:- Support the monitoring of any impacts the project have according to the guidelines of the GIZ- Preparation of technical inputs for the progress reports for partners and principals from the German government, as well as for research and internationally published publications- Facilitate cooperation with German and international entities working on issues of environmental regularisation- Organisation, logistics and technical support for events (moderate, prepare reports etc.); c) Work for Cadastro Ambiental Rural, however, certain flexibility is expected to contribute to the Terra Legal project if deemed necessary.

Your Educational Background:

Graduate degree in political science, geography, environmental science or related field.

Your Expertise / Profile:

a) At least three (3) years work experience in the field of international cooperation; b) Proven experience in the management and monitoring of projects; c) Work experience in federal institutions involved in environmental regularisation and the sustainable development of the Amazon; d) Vocational training in forestry / environmental engineering, geography, sociology, communications, administration or related fields; e) Portuguese, English AND German language skills.

Time Schedule / Duration of Assignment:

The project is scheduled to start by December 2016 and will run for 39 months.The duration of your assignment in this role is set for the entire project period; the exact assignment times are subject to project needs.

If you are interested Please send us an email containing your most recent English CV including full contact details, fee expectations (per day / per month) and details on availability to: [email protected]

Quoting the Job ref. no.: JTA-BRA/DEVEX-09.2016

Please note that we can only consider candidates who meet the required criteria!

About the Organization:

Established in 1977, GITEC Consult GmbH has become a leading consulting company in Germany. GITEC operates worldwide and implements development projects in a variety of sectors. As one of Germany's leading consulting companies in development projects, GITEC can point to a history of more than three decades of professional experience in 130 countries and over 830 projects. GITEC is constantly looking for high-profile consultants. For more details, please visit the GITEC web site at:


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