C40 are advertising for a Durban C40 City Adviser who will be the focal point for long-term climate action planning, engage internal and external stakeholders, facilitate knowledge transfer across the region, and ensure sustainability after the project duration.
The position will provide technical assistance to Durban to review whether the city’s climate action plan/s and national level climate commitments, including capacity, targets, actions, measurement, reporting and verification processes is in line with the level of the ambition of the Paris Agreement.
The City Adviser will be based in the eThekwini Energy Office and will engage internal and external stakeholders and coordinate consultants to develop additional action pathways and update plans as necessary, including governance frameworks.
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in carbon accounting, climate action planning and stakeholder engagement; Experience working with cities on climate action planning and risk assessments; and excellent project management and communication skills.
Download the full C40 job description here.