Technical Advisor Vacancy No. 2018-470 Sustainable Urban Mobility Jobs
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH works to build a future worth living around the world. As a non-profit, German-government owned company, GIZ has over 20.000 staff in over 130 countries, who implement international cooperation projects in the field of sustainable development. We work holistically, together with local partners on behalf of the German Government, as well as other national and international clients (e.g. EU, private enterprises, and foundations).
In the People’s Republic of China, GIZ experts have been working for over 30 years. They develop and provide policy advice on all administrative levels (national, provincial, city) on topics such as sustainable transport, environmental protection, renewable energies, sustainable urban development, or vocational training.
With growing challenges in terms of sustainable development around the world including in Germany and in the People`s Republic of China, GIZ provides an impactful work environment that allows to grow personally and to contribute to international cooperation on sustainable development.
|About this job:||
The Sino-German Cooperation on Low Carbon Transport (CLCT) of GIZ in China looks for a Technical Advisor to join our highly-motivated and highly-skilled team in Beijing. As a Technical Advisor (TA), you will be part of a team that supports Chinese and German policy makers in relevant governmental authorities to be equipped with effective and efficient strategies to strengthen the development of climate-friendly freight transport and passenger transport. Particularly, we are looking for an expert who supports our work in sustainable urban mobility, e.g. through sustainable urban mobility planning, integrated planning (passenger and freight transport) and measuring/modelling of green-house gas and pollutants emissions or life-cycle analyses of new mobility modes (e.g. new energy vehicles, autonomous driving).
The project is funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, and Nuclear Safety (BMU) and jointly implemented by Department of Transport Service, Ministry of Transport (MoT) and GIZ. For more information on our project activities, you can visit our blog www.sustainabletransport.org.
For further information about GIZ in China please refer to the company introduction at the end.
In our project “Sino-German Cooperation on Low Carbon Transport” based in Beijing, we look for a highly-motivated and experienced (>3 years) Technical Advisor in sustainable urban transport, starting in as soon as possible.
Your main responsibilities are:
General duties include:
Our requirements for the ideal candidate are:
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Please send your complete application (with the subject: Application for 2018-470) 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:
Zhu Wenjuan (HR Officer)