Mekong River Commission
The role of MRC is to promote and coordinate sustainable management and development of water and related resources for the countries’ mutual benefit and the people’s well-being.
MRC Secretariat is now recruiting a highly qualified candidate for the position of
CHIEF TECHNICAL ADVISOR
Environment Programme, Environment Division
International: Post level:L-5, based in Vientiane, Lao PDR
The MRC Environment Programme works to support cooperation among the Member Country governments to secure a balance between economic development and ecological protection. The objective of the Environment Progamme 2011-2015: “Basin management and development in the Lower Mekong Basin is guided by up to date environmental and social knowledge and efficient environmental management cooperation mechanisms”. The Chief Technical Advisor will assist and provide guidance on the coordination and implementation of activities of the Environment Programme, especially technical guidance, work planning, training etc.
The job description and other information can be downloaded from the link at the top of this page. Women are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.
The application should include (i) a cover letter outlining clearly how the candidate meets the requirements of the position, (ii) a detailed CV, and (iii) MRC Personal History Form. The position tittle and division/section must be indicated in the cover letter. The application should be sent to:
Mekong River Commission Secretariat
P.O. Box 6101, Vientiane, 01000, Lao PDR
Closing date for applications: 15 July 2011Job description (48KB)