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For an on-going tender, GITEC-IGIP is looking for an experienced Security Management Expert (f/m) with specialisation in conflict areas as well as experience in India.

Basic Parameters
Country / City Project Start Duration Deadline
India / Imphal City and Ukhrul District Town (Manipur) Planned for summer / autumn 2018 4 project months Latest by 22 January 2018 / until filled

About the Company

GITEC-IGIP Holding SE with the two managing companies GITEC-IGIP GmbH and IGIP mbH is a leading consulting company for development aid projects. For over five centuries, GITEC-IGIP and IGIP characterise professional experience, activities on four continents, a multi-cultural team as well as a world-wide network of companies and offices in close proximity to customers. In the framework of international development aid our companies lead mainly publicly financed projects. We are constantly looking for high-profile consultants. For more details, please visit our web sites at: www.igip.com and www.gitec-consult.com.

 

The Project

The project, funded by KfW, will be the first of at least three components under the Indo-German Programme “Climate Change Adaption in the Himalaya” with a focus on sustainable community forestry and soil and water conservation.

The overall objective of the FC-programme is: Investments in sustainable community forestry models improve natural resources, minimize climate-related risks and increase rural productivity and income for the local population. The proposed measure will serve to improve rehabilitation, protection, productivity and sustainable use of forests and water resources, as well as to develop and strengthen the resilience of forests and vulnerable populations against climate change.

The Project outcome is formulated as: Climate resilience of upper watershed ecosystems is improved or sustainably restored and the adaptive capacity of forest dependent communities is increased (through sustainable forest management and water resource conservation). The project will contribute to the implementation of the Indian National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) as well as to the related missions (i.e. Green India Mission, Mission on Himalayan Ecosystems, National Mission on Strategic Knowledge on Climate Change and National Water Mission). Furthermore, the Project will be aligned to the priority areas of the Manipur State Action Plan on Climate Change (MSAPCC) and implementation of the Biodiversity Rules of Manipur.

 

Your Main Duties in this Position

  • Support the PEA in the development and implementation of a Security Management System (analysis and security management and business continuity)
  • Identification and monitoring of security risks
  • Development of recommendations for mitigation measures of security risks
  • Monitoring in the context of the project

 

Your Expertise / Profile

  • Post-graduate degree in security management or intensive special further training with certificate(s) in respective key field;
  • At least 10 years of practical professional experience in security management or related field;
  • At least 8 years of professional experience in development cooperation / donor-funded projects;
  • Min. experience in 5 projects financed by German financial cooperation , i.e. KfW or GIZ etc.;
  • At least 6 months of work experience in India;
  • Oral and written proficiency in English is considered mandatory; German language skills would be an asset.

 

Time Schedule / Duration of Assignment

The project is scheduled to start by summer / autumn 2018 and will run for ca. 47 months.

The duration of your assignment in this role is set for 4 project months over 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: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Quoting the Job ref. no.: SME-IND-12.2017

Or apply online via the Application-Form in the section below.

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

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We would be glad to receive your candidacy.

Please send us:
  • Your most recent English CV (KfW, GIZ or EU format) including full contact details, fee expectations and details on availability
  • Copies of relevant diplomas
  • Employee certificates

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