Program Associate, Caribbean Cooperative MRV Hub, GHGMI
Organization: The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI)
Position: Program Associate, Caribbean Cooperative MRV Hub
Duty Station: Based in an MRV Hub Member Country (or willingness to relocate to the Caribbean is strongly preferred)
Deadline for Application: Until a suitable applicant is found
Term: Full-time, permanent
Undergraduate degree in engineering (preferred), or degree in science, environmental management, climate change studies, economics, or similar is required.
A post-graduate degree (MSc or equivalent) would be an advantage.
At least 2 years of work experience • Knowledge and/or experience with living and working in the Caribbean region. Broader experience working in an international context is an advantage.
Strong verbal communication skills in English
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel
Ability to work on a team with diverse technical backgrounds and specialties
Relevant experience in the field of air pollutant emission inventories and GHG accounting
Familiarity with the UNFCCC and the Paris Agreement
Familiarity with the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National GHG Inventories
Familiarity with UNFCCC processes and the requirements of reporting National Communications, and BURs, and/or experience with applying UNFCCC GHG inventory reporting guidelines
Understanding of emission targets and Nationally determined Contributions (NDCs)
Technical understanding of GHG standards and protocols, industry/association GHG quantification guidelines, auditing and verification
Experience with GHG mitigation and/or GHG reduction projects
Job Announcement: https://ghginstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/GHGMI-Job-Announcement-Program-Associate-MRV-Hub-2020.06.16.pdf