Zambia Energy expert

Nexus Energy Water in Zambia

The Overall Objective (Impact) of NEWZA is to increase access to green energy and water supply and sanitation for all by increasing the performance of 5 Zambian Water Utilities (Southern, Lukanga, Nkana, Eastern and Chambesi)

Normal place of posting of the specific assignment: Lusaka

The indicative start date is 28/02/2023
Energy Expert: Global Gateway programme NEWZA

At least a Master Degree, or the academic equivalent (justified) in a field related to the assignment

At least 12 years of general experience working on international energy projects.
At least 12 years of general experience working on international energy projects, including green energy, renewable energy. If applied to water utilities is an advantage
Sound experience in designing, preparing and/ or implementing large-scale energy projects
Proven experience in conducting pre-feasibility studies for energy projects/ programmes at both urban & rural levels
Previous experience with energy pumps (water utilities). Additional knowledge about PV solar is an advantage
Proven experience in preparaing and/ or implementing sector plans and/ or programmes (including policies, strategies and road maps)
Proven experience in preparing / developing technical design project for FIDIC
Proven experience in preparing tender dossiers and detailed design specifications (PV solar & energy pumps)
Previous experience in conducting market assessment for energy investments
Previous experience with energy-water nexus projects and / or programmes is an advantage
Previous experience in Sub-saharan Africa. Experience in Zambia is an advantage
Fluent in English
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