Social Economist/ Social Scientist
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
The overall objective of the WaTER Programme is to support Kenya to eradicate poverty through enhancing the productivity of ecosystem services of Kenya's critical ecosystems and enhanced resilience to climate change of its water sources.
The programme purpose is to improve the quality and quantity of ecosystem services provided by Kenya's water towers through increased forest cover, improved landscape and natural resource management, and waste management systems leading to increased benefits to communities from forest, agriculture and agroforestry land use systems.
The programme is expected to address the following cross-cutting issues and the Social Economist/Social must demonstrate an ability to bring added value to each of the following:
To represent SNV within the project consortium team and work proactively towards delivering the project’s overall objectives and address the identified cross-cutting issues.Required education
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 7 yearsRequired skills
: Project management; Reporting; Project preparation and planning; Project implementation; Economics and businessRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)