Opportunities for Independent Consultants

 

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MWH works with a great network of international experts and independent consultants. Our goal: to provide the perfect mix of experience and expertise for each project. Our Recruitment Department is dedicated to bringing together the best experts worldwide for the various international projects MWH bids for and is awarded. The profiles mostly required are in the fields of water and water engineering, natural resources, civil engineering, energy and renewable energy, and climate change.

We also recruit in the diverse fields of procurement, support to NAO, capacity building, communication and media, finance and administration, gender and more.

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Consultancy Opportunities (30)

Key Expert 1: Team Leader - Euroclima+ Belgium & Latin America - 17/02/2017

The overall objective of the programme, of which this contract will be a part, is to promote environmentally sustainable and more climate-resilient development of the Latin American region, in particular in the benefit of most vulnerable populations.

Key Expert 1: Team Leader

Key Expert 2: Communication and visibility expert - Euroclima+ Belgium & Latin America - 17/02/2017

The overall objective of the programme, of which this contract will be a part, is to promote environmentally sustainable and more climate-resilient development of the Latin American region, in particular in the benefit of most vulnerable populations.

Key Expert 2: Communication and visibility expert

Key Expert 3: Technical expert on climate change and environment - Euroclima+ Belgium & Latin America - 17/02/2017

The overall objective of the programme, of which this contract will be a part, is to promote environmentally sustainable and more climate-resilient development of the Latin American region, in particular in the benefit of most vulnerable populations.

Key Expert 3: Technical expert on climate change and environment 

Junior Energy Specialist, La Hulpe, Belgium, MWH now part of Stantec – DL: 16 January 2017

At MWH, now part of Stantec, we believe growing a great engineering, consulting Services Company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. We believe that building a great career is as important as Building a Better World.

If working on the best climate change, water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.

MWH/Stantec International Development, based in La Hulpe, is the MWH unit that provides consulting services to international institutions, such as the European Commission (EC), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and EU bilateral donors such DFID. Our services include design and implementation of large environment, water and climate change projects as well as management support, monitoring and evaluation of large investment programmes. Our main geographical focus lies on Europe and Africa.

Your role and responsabilities

You will join an expanding international development unit taking responsibility in the successful management of key MWH/Stantec projects. Your technical skills will support the implementation of the energy portfolio of the Unit. You will have to deliver consultancy in the field of energy access in sub-saharan Africa and have a good experience working on rural electrification notably. You will work under the close supervision of senior experts and will support some of their inputs and analysis. A first experience working on IFI projects will be ideal and 5 years of proven experience is required as well being fluent in French and English. You will also take part on some business development activities of the unit by supporting marketing efforts and providing technical inputs and recommendation for the preparation of the tenders in the energy sector.

Junior Energy Specialist position

Environment Governance and Climate Change Capacity Development specialist - International Development Unit, MWH now part of Stantec Belgium – DL: 05 January 2017

At MWH, now part of Stantec, we believe growing a great engineering, consulting Services Company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. We believe that building a great career is as important as Building a Better World.

If working on the best climate change, water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.
MWH/Stantec International Development, based in La Hulpe, is the MWH unit that provides consulting services to international institutions, such as the European Commission (EC), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and EU bilateral donors such DFID. Our services include design and implementation of large environment, water and climate change projects as well as management support, monitoring and evaluation of large investment programmes. Our main geographical focus lies on Europe and Africa.

LIFE Evaluation of proposals

Objectives of the project:

The European Commission annually receives over 1,000 proposals for projects with European added value in the field of nature and biodiversity, environment, resource efficiency as well as climate action. MWH provides assistance and technical support in order to ensure a fully independent, fair and transparent evaluation process for these proposals submitted under the LIFE annual calls for action grants (all thematic areas) and operating grants for European Environmental NGOs.

Specific tasks for which MWH is responsible, are:

  • Constitution and management of expert groups for each thematic area
  • Evaluation and revision of LIFE action grant proposals in all thematic areas
  • Evaluation and revision of LIFE NGOs’ operating grant proposals
  • Assessment of Integrated Projects and Technical Assistance Proposals

Awarded Contracts

Technical support facility for the implementation and management of European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) cross-border cooperation (CBC) programmes

Project to provide technical support to the implementation and management of the 16 ENI CBC Programmes. The ENI CBC extends the principles of cross-border co-operation among Member States within the EU, which is part of the European Territorial Co-operation (ETC), to CBC between Member States and Partner countries in the European Neighbourhood.

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Readiness for Investment in Sustainable Energy (RISE)

This project  is a suite of indicators that assesses the legal and regulatory environment for investment in sustainable energy. It establishes a framework for better depicting the national enabling environment to attract investments into sustainable energy.

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Consultancy services for the Seychelles Integrated and Comprehensive Sanitation Master Plan

The Seychelles Integrated Comprehensive Sanitation Master Plan (ICSMP) intends to promote innovative and alternative approaches to sanitation within the general framework of the urban planning on the three main islands of the archipelago Mahé, Praslin and La Digue.

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Mainstreaming of Environmental Sustainability, including Biodiversity, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction

Project aimed at reinforcing the capacity of Djibouti to actively answer the climate change challenges and improve climate governance by the integration of climate change in several key sectorial policies and by the implementation of projects mentioned in the priorities sectors of the NAPA.

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OPEN Neighbourhood

The project ‘OPEN Neighbourhood – Communicating for a stronger partnership: connecting with citizens across the Southern Neighbourhood’ (CSP South project) is one of the three projects to be implemented as part of the Regional Communication Programme ‘OPEN Neighbourhood: opportunities, participation, engagement and networking with people from the southern Neighbourhood area.

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Recruitment Team

Luigi Vargiu

Luigi Vargiu

Senior Recruitment Manager

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Vanille Storm

Vanille Storm

Recruitment Manager

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Yves Malolo

Yves Malolo

Recruitment Manager

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Margot Piquet

Margot Piquet

Assistant Recruiter

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Opportunities at MWH

If you are interested in working at MWH, in our multinational project management team? Please visit our Careers page for more information.

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