Program Advisor (PA), Environment and Climate Action (ECA)

Position: Program Advisor (PA), Environment and Climate Action (ECA)

Employer: Cuso International

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Remote)

Deadline: December 31, 2022

Employment Type: Employment

Position Level: Mid Level

Salary Range: CA$62,320 - CA$75,931

Closing Date: December 31, 2022

Full Description

Brief Description:

Cuso is looking for an experienced PA, ECA that has ambition for contributing to advance human rights, reduce inequality and create both economic and social opportunities for marginalized groups. As a member of the PSDI Team, the PA, ECA will be the subject matter expert on areas such as natural resource management, climate resilience/adaptation, biodiversity, sustainability and inclusive economic growth. The PA, ECA will work closely with the Heads of Programs (HoPs), country program offices (CPOs) and various teams within Cuso, such as the Program Knowledge Management (PKM) Team, to lead on the design and implementation of environment and climate programming within Cuso. The PA, ECA will provide programmatic and technical support to CPOs for project design as well as support capacity building of CPOs to better understand and design environment and climate programming.

We are looking for a person driven by passion and principle to contribute to a better, fairer and more equitable world and who thrives in a diverse environment where global issues of human rights and equality define our work. If you are interested in this position, you want your job to have meaning and to be able to apply your skills to help improve lives around the world.

In return, Cuso International offers a positive approach and diverse working environment; a comprehensive employee benefits package and insurance; generous days of paid time off including vacation, personal days, and sick days; and a workplace that encourages learning and development as well as the chance to combine your professional skills with a meaningful cause. We strive to actively celebrate diversity, advance our equitable practices, and drive greater inclusion.

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