As a leading international consulting company for forestry and sustainable land use, UNIQUE is always looking for new employees from different sectors.
We employ senior professionals as well as young professionals from various fields of expertise ranging from natural resource management, forestry and timber industries to agriculture, rural development and climate change. With a large number of permanent employees, we can rely on strong in-house expertise. This enables us to deliver high-quality consultancy services and to successfully manage complex assignments and long-term projects.
We offer a dynamic and diverse working environment that is flexible to changing needs and leaves space for innovation. The organizational structure of our company is characterized by flat hierarchies and short ways of communication. We offer long-term career perspectives. Career development, in particular of junior staff, is of high priority to us.
Current employment opportunities
Below you find current job opportunities. If a posting is of interest to you and matches your qualifications, we look forward receiving your application.
LAND USE CARBON MRV EXPERT
For our monitoring/ MRV team within the climate division we seek to employ a carbon monitoring/ MRV expert, in particular to support the design and the validation of land use carbon projects.
The expert should have a background in a related field and extensive experience in carbon project monitoring including afforestation & reforestation, agriculture and REDD+ projects. Experience in certification, standard operating procedures and management information systems would be highly valued. Excellent analytical skills and experience in compiling concise project design documents is expected. Since many of our projects are in francophone Africa, Latin America and Asia we expect that the person is proficient in English and French; proficiency in Spanish is an asset.
Our aim is to support our clients in developing innovative approaches for the land use sector which help improving rural livelihoods and deforestation free commodity chains, and that enhance the social, environmental and economic performance within productive landscapes.
The position is supposed to be filled as soon as possible.
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Assignment-related vacancies (long- and short-term)
INTERNATIONAL LONG-TERM EXPERT FOR WORLD BANK-FINANCED PROJECT IN MOZAMBIQUE
UNIQUE is seeking to recruit the services of an international long-term expert, with commercial forestry and financial management experience, for a long-term project financed by the World Bank in Mozambique. The project will be implemented by the Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development. The selected candidate will be contracted for the lifetime of the project (probably 3-4 years) and will be based in Mozambique (the exact location will be determined later).
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INTERNATIONAL LONG-TERM EXPERT FOR KfW DEVELOPMENT BANK-FINANCED PROJECT IN UGANDA
UNIQUE is seeking to recruit the services of an international long-term expert, with experi-ence in financial management of investment funds in the Natural Resource Management sector, for a long-term project financed by the KfW Development Bank in Uganda. The pro-ject will be implemented by the East African Development Bank (EADB). In case of being awarded with the implementation of the project, the selected candidate will be contracted for the duration of the project (3 years) and will be based in Uganda.
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