Ministry of Environment

Support vulnerable communities in Maldives to manage climate change-induced water shortages

Request for Expressions of Interest



The Government of the Republic of Maldives through the Ministry of Environment is implementing project to “Support vulnerable communities in Maldives to manage climate change-induced water shortages” financed by Green Climate Fund (GCF) and intends to apply part of the proceeds for the services of a full time Assistant Project Officer (APO) to assist the water projects administered by the Ministry of Environment in collaboration with United Nations Development Project (UNDP).

The objective of this assignment is to assist in the operational management of the projects in accordance with the project documents and as per the donor guidelines in collaboration with the project team and stakeholder agencies to assist the project team in all implementation arrangements of projects to carry out smoothly and on time.

The Ministry of Environment now invites interested eligible individual consultants to submit their application letter, CV, including information that demonstrates their qualification to perform the services (description of similar assignments and experience in similar conditions, familiarity with appropriate skills, reference, education certificates and national identity card/passport copy etc).


Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the position the individual is expected to demonstrate the requirements as per the attached ‘Terms of Reference”


Schedule for the Assignment

Duration of the assignment is 24 months from the commencement of the works with potential extension based on performance and need. The successful candidate is expected to commence the services in July 2019.


Successful individual will be paid an all-inclusive monthly fee of MVR 18,000.00

Submission Deadline

The expressions of interest must be submitted to the address below (in person or by email) no later than 1200 hours on 24th June 2019.

Documents to be Submitted

-          Letter of Expression of interest

-          Curriculum Vitae

-          Copy of National ID Card

-          Accredited copies of Academic Certificates

-          Sample or Portfolio of Previous works (As a presentation for shortlisted candidates)

-          Candidates currently working in the Civil Service should provide a letter of no objection from their current employer.


Interested individuals may obtain an outline Terms of Reference attached to this advertisement and also made available from and acquire further information on request by writing to the Ministry’s email address [email protected]



Department of Water and Sanitation,

Ministry of Environment,

Green Building, Handhuvaree Hingun,

Maafannu, Male’, 20392,

     Republic of Maldives    

     Contact Number: 3018395/3018396

     Email: [email protected]

09 June 2019