Job offer description :
This position is within the team of the Pilot Project "Enhancing Plastic Packaging Value Chain in Ho Chi Minh City" of the regional project Rethinking Plastics: Circular Economy Solutions to Marine Litter. The pilot project aims through different approaches and activities to support the development of the regulatory framework for Extended Producer Responsability EPR and to analyze the current situation of the value chain and its gaps on the basis of field surveys.
The project ‘Rethinking Plastics – Circular Economy Solutions to Marine Litter’, co-funded by the European Union and the German Government, supports a transition towards sustainable consumption and production of plastics in East and Southeast Asia. With these efforts, it contributes to a significant reduction of marine litter and also strengthens the cooperation between the EU and countries in the region. In Vietnam, Expertise France implements the project in close collaboration with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) to i) Enhancing policy dialogues, ii) Management of plastic waste, iii) Sustainable consumption and production of plastic, iv) Reduction of litter from sea-based sources, v) Increasing awareness.
The contract will take place in Ho Chi Minh City. The Team leader will have to meet the stakeholders in their respective fields of practice. The team leader will also have to work remotely, to participate in meetings and workshops in Ho Chi Minh City and to carry out meetings and workshops in Hanoi if the situation allows it.
Travel outside Ho Chi Minh City will be fully covered by the project in the form of participation in transport costs, hotel accommodation and meals. Travel in Ho Chi Minh City will not be covered, except for special travel, to be defined later.
From July 2021 to December 2021 40 hours / week
1,000 (social charges, if they are not yet paid, will be deducted from the salary) Workplace: Ho Chi Minh City
The project assistant will work under the direct responsibility of the scientific manager, based in HCMC; the project assistant will work closely with the other members of the project team, based in Hanoi. The scientific manager reports weekly on the activities of the pilot project to the Expertise France manager of the Rethinking Plastics project.
Procedure: send a CV and a motivation letter to Claire Mahéo : firstname.lastname@example.org