Programme Specialist - Tenders Global

Programme Specialist

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization




beneath the final authority of the Assistant Director-frequent of pure Sciences (ADG/SC), steering from the Director of the Division of Water Sciences (DIR/SC/HYD) and Secretary of the Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme (IHP), and direct supervision of the Chief of performance development and Water household Coordination part (C/SC/HYD/CDW), the Programme Specialist (Water extreme quality) is accountable for offering thematic planning, coordination, implementation, monitoring of programmes, initiatives and actions associated to water extreme quality, as properly as to completely different associated actions of the part and division as outlined inside the C4/C5, related world development agendas and in accordance with the IHP Strategic Plan and its associated operational implementation plan.

significantly, the Programme Specialist (Water extreme quality) will:

  • take part substantively inside the design, development of and coordinate, implement and monitor programme and undertaking actions, alongside the highway of IHP strategic plan, associated operational plan as outlined inside the C4/ C5 specializing in water extreme quality and associated factors collectively with ecohydrology.
  • Facilitate and assist evaluation, networking, and performance constructing programmes to assist IHP nationwide Committees and Member States on the implementation of IHP priorities associated to water extreme quality and associated factors.
  • Contribute substantively to the manufacturing of extreme-extreme quality scientific information base, information, devices, and methodologies to deal with water extreme quality and air pollution challenges in coordination with related class II facilities and Chairs.
  • Promote, and facilitate the deployment of water extreme quality associated devices and merchandise in Member States and produce related publications and guarantee huge disseminations of devices and publications to Member States and stakeholders by way of group of scientific occasions, workshops, teaching functions, exhibition and outreach actions.
  • protect relation with expert, scientific and UN organizations and create and helps scientific community associated to water extreme quality and associated factors.
  • Contribute to mobilize and enhance extrabudgetary assets by creating idea notes and undertaking proposals on the premise of situational evaluation and wants assessments and in accordance with the Programme and funds (C/5), to assist actions and implementations, monitor associated initiatives and programmes in protecting with accredited goals and deliverables.



  • superior college diploma (grasp’s diploma or equal) inside the sector of hydrology, water assets or environmental science/engineering, chemistry, chemical or civil engineering, limnology, soil and water administration or associated earth sciences.
  • A PhD inside the sector of hydrology, environmental science, environmental chemistry, water chemistry, environmental know-how, soil water steadiness modelling, land and water administration or associated discipline inside the earth sciences, could be an asset.

Work expertise:

  • a minimal of 4 (4) years of related expert expertise inside the areas of water assets and environmental evaluation, hydrology, hydrogeology or soil water steadiness modelling, of which ideally two (2) years acquired at worldwide diploma.

Technical information:

  • expertise and scientific/technical information on water extreme quality, air pollution administration and ecohydrology.
  • Understanding of water science and water chemistry, watershed administration and safety, hydrology and hydraulics, environmental information strategies, environmental legal guidelines, hydrological and water extreme quality modelling and distant sensing for water assets administration.
  • related  scientific publications associated to water extreme quality, air pollution administration, modelling devices, watershed administration, environmental preservation, microplastic consciousness/citizen science and ecohydrology.

expertise & Competencies:

  • Good conceptual, analytical, evaluation and organizational expertise and glorious drafting expertise, with the flexibility to current reviews and papers on scientific, technical, and strategic factors.
  • Good negotiating, communication and advocacy expertise.
  • means to maintain out extreme quality evaluation and produce information merchandise associated to water extreme quality and associated factors.
  • means to planning and organising teaching functions, initiatives, workshops and associated actions.
  • expert expertise with undertaking administration expertise, proposal writing and/or useful resource mobilization.
  • glorious interpersonal expertise, means to work in a multicultural environment and foster workforce cooperation.
  • Agility and adaptableness.


  • English and French are the working languages of the group. glorious information (written and spoken) of English and good information of French is an asset.
  • information of the selection UNESCO official languages (Arabic, chinese language, Russian or Spanish) is an asset.

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