Advisor Basin Management Framework and Investment Programme, Kampala, Uganda
Work with the Nile Basin Initative's and member countries teams to implement the programmes activities in the action areas of the Basin Management Framework and the Basin Investment Programme
Responsibility to achieve the objectives of the two action areas, to this end manage the project component - including steering of project activities, oversight of consultancies, progress monitoring reporting - in liasion with the Head of Project.
work as an advisory team member to the NBI in designing and implementing the consultative processes with the countries and Regional Economic Communities (RECs) of the Nile Basin - in this function support the Management of NBI in the day to day implementation of the process including liasion and consultation process with member states.
Master's or higher degree in an area relevant to cooperation on transboundary waters and water resources management
Many years of professional experience in transboundary water cooperation processes, basin management and planning processes, basin investment programming and interaction between River Basin Organisations/RECs as well as multilateral investment banks
Extensive experience with designing and implementing country, REC and multilateral bank consultation processes
Clear understanding of political processes that allows you to work successfully in a politically sensitive environment
Well-developed skills as an advisor - with the capacity to take on and balance roles as a GIZ project component manager and member of NBI task team.
Detailed understanding of the NBI process as well as experience and professional networks from working with the Nile cooperation process and riparian actors more broadly
Excellent communication and negotiating skills in the English language.