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Climate Change Consultant - Cape Town

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Sectors Sustainability, Climate, CSR, EMS
Location South Africa - Africa
Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Full Time
Level Senior Level
Deadline 25/05/2018
Company Name Pegasys Strategy and Development
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PEGASYS is an advisory group driving developmental impact in emerging economies. We work to solve complex problems and improve overall quality of life. We are trusted advisors and partners to the public and private sector, and support our clients to develop infrastructure and manage natural resources.

    • Full-time position Location – Cape Town DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Will include but not be limited to: - • Producing high quality research and analysis on climate change, in relation to project needs. • Drafting reports and other forms of documentation for clients and partners. • Preparing presentations to capture key findings, project outcomes, and / or project approach. • Conducting literature reviews, summarizing material, synthesizing information, analyzing content, and bringing added value and insight to the information collated. • Assisting with project co-ordination, project logistics, organizing meetings, and taking notes in meetings. • Participating in and contributing to client and partner meetings. • Assisting with, contributing to, and taking ownership of project deliverables or components of deliverables. • Being deployed from time to time as a resource for research, analysis, writing, or other assistance on projects not related to climate change (e.g. related to sustainab

    • Preferred • Additional experience in a Multilateral Development Institution (including development donors). • Exposure to projects or assignments in developing countries, particularly in Africa. • Foreign language proficiency in French or Portuguese. • A keen interest in or previous professional exposure to any one (or all) of the following areas: Renewable energy / clean energy or broader energy sector issues Water resources Conservation and biodiversity Agriculture and food security KEY SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES This role calls for several specific skills and characteristics in the candidate, including but not limited to: • Strong inter-personal skills and a pleasant demeanor, preferably an individual who enjoys interacting with colleagues, clients and stakeholders, in person and through other modes of communication. • Organized and methodical in one’s approach to organizing workflow, communications and logistics. • A very strong ability to think on one’s feet, must be able to process l

    • • Versatile, with a strong ability to multi-task and juggle multiple assignments and deadlines at any time. • Ability to clearly break down and explain a complex topic verbally and in writing, and an ability to listen and respond to input and factor in diverse perspectives in real time. • Equipped with rigorous research skills, including familiarity with research methods and referencing / citation methods. • Comfortable with strategic thinking, including the ability to draw linkages between and observe implications of the evidence available, to understand what the information suggests or points to. • Comfortable with public speaking, and equipped with strong presentation skills. • Must have extremely high attention to detail. • Desire to contribute towards making the world a better place, and belief that a small group of committed and hard-working individuals can have a significant impact • Intent to develop one’s potential to be a focused domain expert in climate change. SALARY • Co

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