|Job title||VAC-9657 Safeguard Officer|
|Duration||3 months (renewable)|
|Number of vacancies||1|
|Qualification||Bachelor’s in Environmental or Social related areas (essential).|
|Sector experience||Minimum of 4 year/s of demonstrable relevant Environmental & Social Assessment / Management experience (essential).|
|Geographical experience||Minimum of 4 year/s of experience in Africa (essential).|
|Languages||Fluent in English (essential).
Fluent in Somali (essential).
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|Overview of position||Our client in Somalia operations is engaged in providing contract management & construction supervision support to various infrastructure projects implemented by the Government partners. The projects include roads rehabilitation, construction of health facilities, urban drains rehabilitation & various community infrastructure works. They are responsible for ensuring that these works are implemented in accordance with the technical design, specifications & engineering standards as specified in the contract documents & also in compliance with environmental & social safeguards standards. Their project team includes Engineers, Surveyors, Laboratory Technicians, Environmental & Social Safeguard Specialists, Construction Supervisors & the support staff. Our client in Somalia has their technical team working alongside with the Government partners also contributes to the strengthening of the Government partner’s capacity by sharing knowledge & engaging in ‘on-the-job’ training opportunities. In order to strengthen the environmental & social safeguard capacity of our client to support upcoming new construction activities, they are recruiting additional Safeguard Specialist(s) for the project team.|
|Role objectives||The Safeguard Specialist reporting to the Supervising Engineer will work with the PIU in the preparation & update of the contract specific environmental & social framework instruments & assist in the monitoring / reporting on implementation of these instruments. The specific roles & responsibilities are:
|Project reporting||The Safeguard Specialist reporting to the Supervising Engineer.|
|Team management||This role has no team management responsibility.|
|Further information||Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for this role.|
|Disclaimer: At no stage of the recruitment process will CTG ask candidates for a fee. This includes during the application stage, interview, assessment and training.|