7 hours
2017-12-102018-01-09

Governance Specialist

Aecom
Lima
  • Job Code
    23339-1209225
Company AECOM

Job Title: Governance Specialist

JobID: 23339-1209225

Location: Lima, PER

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** Governance Specialist

Peru - Lima

Lima

**Job Summary**

AECOM is recruiting for a new project in South America entitled: Promotion of Best Environmental and Social Management Practices. The purpose of this activity is to facilitate multi-stakeholder agreement on Best Management Practices (BMPs) for the four priority sectors (hydro-power, roads, oil and gas, and mining), and then support the promotion, implementation, and monitoring/enforcement of these BMPs in the Amazon region. Countries of performance may include: Peru, Colombia, and Brazil. All the below positions are technical with a strong preference for South American nationals from these three countries. Fluency in Spanish is a requirement for opportunities in Colombia and Peru. Brazilian Portuguese is a requirement for opportunities in Brazil.

**Governance Specialist** with experience in the area of governance and facilitation of agreements with key local actors and civil society in the processes related to the adoption of best environmental and social practices and processes of territorial organization in the Amazon region.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Minimum 12 years of experience engaging and building consensus with key actors in the Amazon including regional governments, civil society, and the private sector in environmental conservation and indigenous rights

+ Experience in conflict management and demonstrated success in establishing agreements between key actors in the process of building sustainable governance to facilitate the adoption of best management practices

+ Experience in the promotion of participatory processes and capacity building of institutions and civil society

+ Technical knowledge of environmental, social, and economic impacts; cost-benefit analysis; and environmental compensation mechanisms is a plus.

+ Advanced degree in a relevant field

+ Written and spoken fluency in English and Spanish or Portuguese

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Multilateral donor experience

+ Previous USAID experience

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _International Development_

**_Country_** _Peru_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _171559BR_



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