Job Description :
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a service enterprise for development cooperation with international operations and global experience.
Owned by the Federal Republic of Germany, the organization operates as a private-sector enterprise with a development policy mandate : to make sustainable improvements to the living conditions of people in the countries we operate in.
The organization’s business area - GIZ International Services - is the vehicle for offering GIZ’s services to international clients.
GIZ International Services participates in the European Investment Bank (EIB) tender procedure Technical Assistance to FONPLATA Regional Framework Loan .
FONPLATA is a multilateral financial organization formed by Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Its main objective is to finance projects, especially in vulnerable urban districts, rural areas and border regions that contribute to economic and social growth of its member countries in the River Plate Basin.
EIB and FONPLATA signed an agreement on a project to finance the investments of local, regional and national authorities in the River Plate to promote regional development in the River Plate Basin area, with a particular focus on enhancing climate resilience in physical infrastructure, socio-
environmental, economic and productive development in disadvantaged border areas. This project will be supported by a Technical Assistance (TA), which is the subject of the present tender procedure.
The overall objective of the TA is to upgrade FONPLATA’s policies and procedures so as they are in line of international accepted standards and to support FONPLATA in the implementation of EIB’s projects to ensure they meet EIB required standards and comply with EIB contract terms and conditions.
Therefore, the EIB is programming to establish TA for the PIU in charge of the Bank’s project and as reference to the upgrade of the whole institution.
d) assist final beneficiaries as required. The TA will also promote climate resilience awareness in the region and will target the development of programmes and schemes that comprise climate action components.
Your tasks :
The Team Leader (m / f) will assist FONPLATA build capacity for the identification, appraisal and monitoring of climate change investment opportunities that could be financed by EIB.
He or she will work closely with FONPLATA PIU to coordinate on reporting and communications regarding EIB financed projects. The tasks include :
1.Together with FONPLATA PIU define the work plan and task for the TA and regularly update as needed.
2.Report to FONPLATA and EIB on the progress of the TA activities and results and provide inputs to assess TA implementation.
3.Support FONPLATA in the discussion with potential beneficiaries to identify climate change investment opportunities.
4.During appraisal stages, provide recommendations on how to integrate climate change considerations in project design and how to estimate climate change cost / contribution of investments.
5.Promote the development of training activities for FONPLATA staff in climate change adaptation in basic infrastructure investments, including in water supply, transport, and urban planning.
6.Assist FONPLATA in identifying opportunities to conduct climate risk and vulnerability assessments and the preparation of terms of reference.
7.Quality assurance of project fiche and reporting documents to be submitted by FONPLATA to EIB.
8.Coordinate the international team of experts and provide support to FONPLATA as needed to ensure EIB financed projects meet the conditions set in the finance contract.
9.Assist to elaborate and prepare the workshops to be organised during the TA with the collaboration of FONPLATA and the EIB’s supervision.
10.Assist in any other tasks required to ensure the quality of the project.
Experiencia Laboral Al menos 15 años Estudios mínimos Maestría Carreras 1. Administración de Empresas
2. Ingeniería Civil
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