The Senior Technical Officer, Urban Upgrading will join an innovative team working to develop strategies to upgrade high risk informal settlements into healthier, safer, more prosperous neighborhoods, and build local capacity to respond to urban disasters. He/she will work with the team to help capture and better understand urban trends that affect the lives and livelihoods of households in urban areas, and assist PCI to further document and systematize its strategies to address them. The TA will work with the team to create manuals and tool kits that can be utilized by communities, municipalities, ministries, private sector partners and others to guide their collaborative work in urban contexts.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
The Sr. Technical Officer, Urban Upgrading under the supervision of the Country Director of PCI Guatemala and guidance of the Director of Humanitarian Assistance and Resilience will:
The candidate should be passionate about resilience and concerned about urban trends; innovative, creative, and enjoy working with interdisciplinary teams to solve complex problems and develop manuals and tools so we can replicate the solutions; be an excellent writer; and speak Spanish and English fluently; and have:
Job LocationGuatemala City, , GuatemalaPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular