He or she will be managing a small, highly motivated international team.
The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing projects in these fields, as well as preparing input to UNEP’s environmental reports, represent UNEP in the Polar regions and globally, and develop and maintain a Programme portfolio of projects together with colleagues and partners representing many countries and different interests. Financial management is an important part of this job.
Deadline for applications: 13 February 2009
For further information about the position, please visit the GRID-Arendal website.
Vacancy - Head of Polar Programme, GRID-Arendal
Thu, Jan 29, 2009
GRID-Arendal is seeking a Head of the Polar Programme to take the lead in further developing GRID-Arendal as UNEP’s key Polar centre to identify, develop and implement projects related to climate change, environmental governance, ecosystems management and environmental information and networking, with a specific focus on the Polar region.