CISF Climate Risk Advisor
Integra Government Services International, LLC is a professional services firm that focuses on economic and institutional development matters worldwide. Headquartered in Washington, DC, Integra provides technical and managerial expertise to clients on matters related to economic development through trade, investment, the application of science and technology (including information and communications technologies), improved business enabling environments, and enterprise and institutional development.
Integra is pursuing a USAID opportunity focused on the integration of Climate Risk Management into the design and implementation of USAID programs and activities. Climate risk management represents a significant shift in the way USAID programs development assistance, and will require building technical capacity across all regions where USAID works, as well as new analysis and learning. The purpose of this activity is to provide support for climate risk management and climate change integration, providing opportunities for USAID to build capacity and learn from experiences in implementing CRM. The activity may also be used to support focused adaptation, clean energy and sustainable landscapes programming.
The Climate Risk Advisor will provide overall coordination and technical support on climate risk assessment. In particular, s/he will work to ensure harmony of approach and deliverables across all the Purchase Orders providing analytical support on CRM.
- At least 5 years of experience in climate risk or vulnerability assessment or climate change adaptation;
- At least a Master’s degree in a relevant field of study, such as environmental management, agriculture, spatial planning, international development, public policy; natural, earth, or physical sciences; engineering; business administration; governance; climate change, climate change adaptation or other related field;
- Demonstrated understanding of climate vulnerability and risk assessment in a developing country context;
- Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV to email@example.com. Please include “CISF Climate Risk Advisor” in the subject line of the e-mail. No phone calls please. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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