Community Engagement Assistant (Part-time) to the EBA Project



The GOS-UNDP-GEF Programme Coordination Unit is implementing an Adaptation Fund project Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EBA) to Climate Change in Seychelles. The PCU is currently seeking experienced consultants to carry out the following assignment:

Community Engagement Assistant (Part-time) to the EBA Project

Work is expected to commence in September 2019 for a period of 1 year, ending in September 2020.

A full description of duties is provided in the Terms of Reference.

Terms of Reference is available in electronic or paper form from the address below. These must be consulted before making an application.

General Qualifications/Experience and Skills Required

  • Trained in, or have, a good knowledge of plant identification in the Seychelles
  • Experience in designing and conducting surveys, in using a GPS device, as well as the ability to analyse data and report on findings.
  • A track record of environmental work in the Seychelles and the ability to undertake field work
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work and communicate well with people
  • The ability to write concise reports in English, to document field trip and project activities.
  • IT proficient in Microsoft word, excel and PowerPoint
  • Previous working experiences with communities will be an advantage.
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken) and Creole (spoken) essential.

Applications MUST include (a) Cover letter and Technical proposal, with summary of experience, and simple work plan or time line (b) A financial proposal.

Address for applications:

GOS-UNDP-GEF Programme Coordination Unit

Le Chantier, Francis Rachel Street, P.O. Box 310, Victoria, Seychelles

Telephone: 4225914/ Fax: 4226064


Closing date for applications: 30th August 2019 (Only short-listed applicants will be contacted)