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Public Association “Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union” (UHHRU) announces call for proposals for vacant position of Environmental Advisor


The Environmental Advisor (on part time work, the monthly workload is ~ 20 hours per month) will be responsible for:

·      Advising project teams on environmental requirements for specific projects, developing an environment strategy and action plan that is integrated into work plans of UHHRU projects.

·      Assisting in the ongoing implementation of the environment strategy and action plan.

·      Assisting in ensuring integration of environment as a cross-cutting theme in all aspects of the UHHRU’s projects.

·      Assisting in monitoring results against the indicators.

·      Assisting in reporting to the donor organizations on environmental issues.

·      Providing technical expertise and advice to UHHRU management and personnel regarding appropriate measures to ensure compliance and minimize liabilities related to environmental issues.

·      Other related duties as required.


Requirements for candidates:

·      Higher education (degree in environmental sciences or a relevant discipline).

·      3-5 years of experience in an environmental advisory role, preferably with experience in environmental assessment, regulations and compliance.

·      Experience in integration of environmental issues in program design, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and analysis of project data.

·      Knowledge of Ukrainian laws and regulations regarding environmental impact.

·      Ability to lead planning, program development and implementation, results-based management and reporting.

·      The ability to work in team.

·      Strong writing, facilitation, and presentation skills.

·      Strong IT skills.  

·      Fluency in Ukrainian and Russian (verbal and written skills), knowledge of English.


Please, send your resume (CV), a short motivation letter and your salary expectations to email address till November 12, 2015.

The head of your letter should mandatory include: [EnvA].

The human rights policy of the Union is based on the principle of non-discrimination: we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, irrespective of gender, age, disability, marital or parental status, racial, ethnic or social origin, colour, political views, religion, belief or sexual orientation, place of residence.

Short-listed candidates will be invited for interview. After the selection decision has been made, all interviewed candidates are contacted either to offer the position or to let them know they weren’t successful on the competition.

Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union is Association of 29 human rights organizations that work to protect human rights and fundamental freedoms. For more information on the activities of the Union please visit www.helsinki.org.ua.