The Rene Moawad Foundation (RMF) is seeking an “Environmental Consultant” for its USAID-funded “Promoting Sustainable Livelihoods- PSL” Activity. The PSL is implemented over the course of 5 years (ending September 2025) and aims to improve the livelihoods of residents of target municipalities through training, technical assistance, infrastructure rehabilitation, and marketing and improve and upgrade existing assets in their municipalities. The PSL goal is to sustain the livelihoods of 28,350 households across 7 clusters joining 134 municipalities in the Baalback El-Hermel, North, Bekaa, South and Mount Lebanon areas (first phase). 

Mission Requirements:

  • Assessing environmental impacts of PSL interventions.
  • Developing interventions’ initial environmental assessment, Environmental Review and Assessment Checklist (ERAC) and Environmental Mitigation and Monitoring Plan (EMMP), in accordance with USAID CFR 216 regulations and procedures.
  • Develop environmental checklists in line with projects’ monitoring plans.
  • Ensuring compliance of PSL interventions with USAID and Lebanese environmental regulations.
  • Delivering trainings to RMF/PSL team on environmental compliance, when needed.
  • Conducting visits to projects’ sites and ensuring compliance with regulations.
  • Supporting program with regards to environmental compliance, whenever needed

 

Consultant Requirements:

  • Academic Qualifications and Years of Experience: A Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Sciences or equivalent with at least 5 years of working experience. A Master’s Degree is a plus.
  • Competencies:
    • Minimum of 2 years working on USAID- funded projects.
    • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team.
    • Proven knowledge of USAID CFR 216 regulations is a plus.
    • Willing to travel to site of work.
    • Strong communication and reporting skills.
    • Ability to write clear and concise reports.
    • Excellent knowledge of English and Arabic; French is a plus.

 

How to apply

The consultant should send his proposal to [email protected] mentioning Environmental Consultant. The proposal should include a Curriculum Vitae and portfolio with a list of previous projects he/she worked on and type of work conducted, to which client(s) and which year(s). A financial proposal should clearly include the daily rate per USD (one day is equivalent to 8 working hours) for office day and for field day.

Expired
Deadline
Monday, 27. Nov 2023
Type of Call
Call for Consultancies
Intervention Sector(s):
Environment
Remuneration range:
2000 to 3000 (USD)
Duration of Contract:
1 year
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