UNDP Individual contractor Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

UNDP Individual contractor Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. UNDP Zambia programme looking for “Individual contractor“. Applicants with a Master’s Degree may apply on or before 28 May 2021.

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UNDP Individual contractor Jobs 2021

The UNDP has published a job vacancy announcement on 21 May 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Individual contractor to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Position Individual contractor
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification Master’s Degree
Experience Required at least 7 years
Application Deadline 28 May 2021

UNDP Job Vacancy 2021

Project Description: The Strengthening Climate Resilience of Agricultural Livelihoods in Agro-Ecological Regions I and II in Zambia (SCRALA) project, implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture, intends to strengthen the resilience to climate change risks of vulnerable smallholder farmers in the country’s Agro-Ecological Regions I and II.

Additional Competencies Required:

  • Proven experience with satellite data, agro-weather datasets, and big data will be an added advantage
  • Experience with Geographical Information Systems (QGIS, ESRI ArcGIS), and processing of satellite data will be an added advantage
  • High level written and oral communications skills in English.
  • Ability to organize and facilitate meetings, calls and documents that may require the input of multiple sources.
  • Proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Concise and analytical skills.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office packages.

Qualification:

  • Essential: Master’s Degree (MSc minimum, PhD preferred) in meteorology, hydrology, Water Resource Engineering, Water Resources Management, or other closely related field.
  • Desirable: Strong knowledge of satellite rainfall estimate data, climate reanalysis data.

Experience:

  • Demonstrated (at least 7 years) experience in mapping out climate-relevant data sources and means of accessing data from various sources.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNDP Individual contractor Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 28 May 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.zm.undp.org