- Planning, implementing, reporting and monitoring all activities within the WEF regional Nexus dialogue with NBA as the main counterpart
- Continuous liaising with NBA and its specialized agencies
- Supporting ABN operational and investment planning by making use of the Nexus perspective
- Interacting with the GIZ Global Nexus Secretariat based in Germany and other regional dialogues
- Networking, attending meetings with strategic regional partners and donor representatives in close coordination with the GIZ regional water programme
- Implementing a regional Nexus assessment with strategic partners
- Developing and conducting Capacity building measures with ABN
- Elaborating small scale WEF nexus application at country level together with ABN
- Master in a relevant sector (Water, Energy or Agriculture / Food, Environment, Spatial Planning)
- Longstanding work experience in collaborating between economic and resource sectors at technical and policy level
- Proven experience in managing complexity in cross sectoral development and creating consensus among different stakeholders
- Result oriented person with capacity to follow-up, report and work independently with a strong team spirit, even at long-distance
- Fluent in French and English, good command of German
- Knowledge of the political challenges in the Niger region is an advantage
01.02.2017 - 31.12.2018
Conditions regarding Location
Niamey is suited for families. International schools are on-site. Overall supply and service situation is fine, e. g. fresh local food, international flight connections and household amenities. Climate is hot -semi-arid. Danger of malaria exists during rainy season. Medical service is satisfactory. Several clinical centers are on-site. Travel restrictions and security requirements exist in some areas of Niger.
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