Project Officer Vacancy 2019-498 Sino-German Urbanisation Partnership Project Jobs

Die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in China, Beijing, Beijing, China

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Die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH setzt als gemeinnütziges Bundesunternehmen in mehr als 130 Ländern im Auftrag der deutschen Bundesregierung und weiterer nationaler wie internationaler Auftraggeber (bspw. EU, Wirtschaft, Stiftungen) Projekte und Maßnahmen der internationalen Zusammenarbeit für Nachhaltigkeit um. Weltweit aktiv ist die GIZ auch in der internationalen Bildungsarbeit.

In der Volksrepublik China führt die GIZ seit über 30 Jahren Projekte durch. Beraten wird China auf seinem Reformweg in vielfältigen Themen und Sektoren des Klima- und Umweltschutzes sowie der nachhaltigen Wirtschaftsentwicklung, insbesondere zu Erneuerbaren Energien und Energieeffizienz, nachhaltiger Stadt- und Verkehrsentwicklung, Beruflicher Bildung, Recht, Produktsicherheit und Verbraucherschutz.

Das Leistungsprofil der GIZ wird dabei kontinuierlich an die Kooperationsbedarfe beider Länder im Rahmen der „Umfassenden Deutsch-Chinesischen Strategischen Partnerschaft“ sowie an die dynamischen Veränderungsprozesse im Rahmen der chinesischen Reformpolitik angepasst. Weiterhin berät und arbeitet sie als Dienstleister an der Schnittstelle zwischen Politik und Wirtschaft. Die GIZ agiert zudem in Handlungsfeldern, in denen deutsche Akteure über ein fundiertes Profil und Wettbewerbsvorteile verfügen und deutsche Expertise nachgefragt wird.

About this job:

Sino-German Urbanisation Partnership Project

In June 2016, the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, and Nuclear Safety has commissioned GIZ to implement the “Sino-German Urbanisation Partnership Project” to lay the foundation for a cooperation on integrated and sustainable urbanisation and to stress the important role of cities to achieve the goals of climate protection. Through the establishment of an inter-ministerial working group as well as through a cross-municipal exchange of knowledge and a practical capacity building, the project will contribute to a sustainable urbanisation. Furthermore, the contents of this project will be disseminated on an international, national, regional, and local level in order to ensure their embedding in the relevant political and professional networks.

The current key topics of the Sino-German Urbanisation Partnership Project are:

  • Plus Energy Buildings and Quarters
  • Energy Efficiency in the light of Urban Renewal
  • Climate Adaptation in Cities
  • Transformative Cities (Structural Change in Urban Areas)

 

Key Tasks

  • organizational support for implementing daily project activities and events in coordination with the project team
  • maintaining and establishing public relations to stakeholders from politics, industry, science and civil society
  • Government relations and partner management
  • coordination, monitoring, reporting and knowledge management of project components
  • contract management for international/domestic experts
  • instruction of national co-workers and reviewers on project key topics
  • facilitating exchange of technical know-how between German experts and relevant stakeholders for urbanisation in China
  • support and facilitation of research and development partner cooperation, including own research
  • translation and interpretation
Requirement:
  • Master and/or Bachelor university degree in language studies or ideally an area related to the project topics
  • 2 – 4 years of working experience
  • knowledge of office management and good understanding of administrative processes
  • ideally (but not necessarily) basic knowledge of the international discussion on urbanisation and structural change
  • Chinese mother tongue and fluency in English (written and spoken), German skills are a very strong plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and networking skills; Political sensitivity in an international setting is very important
  • High work ethics, reliability, personal integrity, and motivation. The candidate must be able to handle multiple simultaneous assignments with competing priorities and fixed deadlines
  • excellent organizational and project management skills
  • efficient, accurate, and high quality delivery of all work-related output
  • very good working knowledge of common IT and communication applications
Native Language: Chinese
Working Experience: 1-2 years
How to apply:

Please send your complete application (with the subject: Application for 2019-498 Project Officer) incl. cover letter, CV, references, and photo indicating your starting date and salary expectations in English and Chinese via e-mail as soon as possible to:

Ms. Zhu Wenjuan

E-Mail: hr.giz-china@giz.de

In addition, please mention in your cover letter how you got to know about our job advertisement.

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