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Monday, May 22, 2017

Short Term Environmental- Compliance Consultant Job at Chemonics International Inc - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Short Term Environmental- Compliance Consultant

Jobs at:
Chemonics International Inc

Deadline of this Job:
no later than May 29,2017

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Job details:
Short Term Environmental- Compliance Consultant
Chemonics International lnc., seeks a short term Environmental Compliance Consultant to help prepare Environmental Review reports (ERs) and Environmental Mitigation and Monitoring Plans (EMMPs), ensure compliance with 22 CFR 216 requirements, the IEE recommendations, and Ugandan environmental laws and regulations. The Environmental Compliance Consultant will assist the feed the future Uganda Youth Leadership for Agriculture Activity‘s technical and grants teams in completing required environmental screening for various project activities and grants.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
  • Write and review environmental review reports and environmental mitigation and monitoring plans;
  • Ensure that required environmental compliance documentation is prepared for the relevant activity grants;
  • Coordinate with the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning team to integrate required environmental monitoring into the Activity’s system;
  • Provide environmental review updates for project reports and deliverables;
  • Train and mentor activity staff in environmental compliance.
Required Qualifications
  • Advanced degree in natural resource management, environment, biology or related field
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of USAID’s environmental procedures
  • Deliverables
The consultant will be responsible for delivering the following:
  •  Environmental Review Reports‘
  •  Environmental Mitigation and Monitoring Plans
  • Other reports as required
Location of Assignment
The location of assignment is in Kampala with frequent travel to grantee and potential partner sites in Gulu, Mbale, Masindi and Mubende. The LOE for this assignment will be determined and renewed as required by programmatic needs.
Job application procedure
To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to  no later than May 29, 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted