Advisor for Integrated Water Resources Management and Environmental and Social Safeguards

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH


The German Development Cooperation (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, (GIZ) GmbH; Program “G-CREWS”

Place and Schedule

Full time; Project office in Grenada, occasional regional or international missions


March 2024 until February 2025, with possibility for extension


  • Supporting the organizational set up and capacity development of the newly created Water Resources Management Unit
  • Collect and process data and information related to water resources management
  • Ensuring the implementation of the Environmental and Social Management Plan of the G-CREWS Project

Profile requirements


  • Masters/MSc related to water, environment, or climate

Professional Experience and required competences

  • At least 5 years of professional working experience in public advisory services or in the private sector, ideally with a focus on water or climate resilience
  • Profound knowledge on assessing or implementing environmental and social safeguard processes
  • Work experience in setting up and implementing monitoring systems
  • First-hand experience in project implementation and multi-stakeholder coordination across various sectors in the CARICOM or OECS region

Languages, applications and other competences

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and networking skills
  • very good working knowledge of ITC technologies (related software, phone, fax, email, the internet) and computer applications (e.g. MS Office)
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Valid driver’s license or willingness to acquire one
  • Willingness to upskill as required by the tasks to be performed – corresponding measures are agreed with management
  • Candidate must be a Citizen of Grenada or be allowed to work in Grenada.

How to apply


  • CV (max. 2 pages), incl. 2 references and Motivation letter
  • All in PDF & in English, max size 4MB

How to apply

Applications are received only via e-mail by 23.02.2024 to the following address: [email protected] Reference “Advisor for WRM & ESMP

Please note:

  • Incomplete credentials will be discarded
  • Please do not forget the Reference Subject of the e-mail
  • Due to the high volume of applications received, we will be in contact with the applicants who fulfill the requirement and the required documentation. All documents will be dealt with strict confidentiality. We appreciate your understanding.

Deadline: 13-Feb-24

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