Senior Environmental specialist​

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Vientiane
Closing date: 31 May 2022

Job Overview

A senior specialist has responsibilities in identifying new project potentials, managing projects as assigned, and engaging with clients and government counterparts on a regular basis. A senior specialist will be required to provide value added to the company and stay updated on local regulatory requirements and development trends.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Managing projects throughout a project life cycle: project proposal preparation, proposal negotiation, field preparation, conducting and monitoring, report writing, document review, public consultation and a contract close out.
  • Being a subject-matter expert and providing inputs throughout a project life cycle
  • Supervising field surveys and collect data on a site or area of consideration
  • Carrying out desk-based research, interpreting data which can include using software-modelling packages as appropriate
  • Developing and improving project management tools
  • Developing and maintaining connection mainly with government counterparts and a pool of experts
  • Representing the company and communicating with stakeholders in all levels
  • Presenting and attending technical seminars and public events.
  • Initiating in any company value added activities.
  • Documenting lessons learned and supporting in the company’s strategic planning.

Qualifications and requirements

  • Master degree in environmental engineering, environmental science or similar field
  • Proven track record in consultancy services and/or research in environmental field (at least 3-5 years experiences)
  • Have good interpersonal and management skills;
  • Fluent English speaking and writing (report writing) including the translation review;
  • Able for travel to join the field survey and visit the project site:
  • Good understanding on environmental requirement for project development

Application

Remuneration will depend on qualification of applicant. Interested candidates should send Cover Letter, CV and two references in English by  through email: enviro@eslsole.la attention to Vilaxay Rattana or directly submit the application to EL main office at: 26 Sibounheuang Rd, 393/25 Sibounheuang Village, Chanthaboury District, Vientiane Lao PDR. Tel: 021 413 723 or Mob: 020 97860802 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. For further information, please visit our ESL Facebook and visit our website.