International Climate Finance Officer – Embajada del Reino Unido de la Gran Bretaña e Irlanda del Norte

reptile-2042906_1920Essential qualifications and experience

  • Graduated from Climate Science, Public Policy, International Development, International Business/Relations or related courses with at least 5 years of experience on a related field/activity to this job description and able to demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication and relationship skills;
  • Solid knowledge of Colombian climate change policy and institutional framework;
  • Be a flexible and creative problem-solver, able to come up with innovative solutions to complex problems, and coordinate coherent and compelling programmes and projects;
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Spanish;
  • Project/Programme management experience, preferably with international stakeholders;
  • Experience providing administrative and logistical support;
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to adjust to different audiences;
  • Excellent presentation skills;
  • Ability to work well and have a flexible approach to work whilst under pressure;
  • Team player, driven by values.

Other benefits and conditions of employment

  • 35 working hours a week from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Thursday and 8:30 am to 1:30 pm on Fridays.
  • 14 public holidays per year
  • 15 days annual leave plus 4 compensatory days pro-rata on first year
  • 15 days salary in December pay and 15 days salary in June pay (pro rata in first year).
  • The British Embassy is committed to the ongoing training and development of its staff, and training will be provided as appropriate
  • The Embassy is committed to creating a diverse working environment, free from discrimination, where everyone is included and treated fairly, based on merit alone.
  • 12 months contract with possibility of renewal

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