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Environment Protection Fund

Job Vacancy


Environment Protection Fund


(Individual Consultant)

Position Title:  Project Accountant

Location: Environment Protection Fund Office

Type of Contract: Time base

In late 2019, the Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) submitted a proposal to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) to be accredited as a Direct Access Entity (DAE) of Lao PDR and also submitted a proposal for technical assistance (TA) from the GCF Readiness Program aiming to build capacity of EPF Office (EPFO) to complete the accreditation process and also assist in building GCF portfolio and preparation of GGF projects. The TA proposal (namely “Completion of the Accreditation of the Environmental Protection Fund as DAE for Lao PDR” or “the Project”) proposed for 24 months implementation and it was discussed in 2020. On 21 January 2021, the proposal was approved by GCF and the United Nations Offices for Project Services (UNOPS) has been assigned to manage this TA on GCF behalf. A Grant Support Agreement (GSA) has been signed between EPFO and UNOPS.

To implement the Project activities, EPFO is seeking qualified candidate to fill the following positions:

Full time
Key Academic and Professional Qualifications
• At least a diploma in relevant field such as: accounting and finance;
• At least 3 years of professional experience in similar position in accounting or financial management. Experience with other major donors are an advantage;
• Good PC/systems literacy, including strong excel skills, skills in using computerized accounting software is an advantage;
• Fluency in Lao and English (written and spoken skills);
• Good understanding of Government institutional and budgetary structures and ability to work with a range of agencies at national, provincial and local level;

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Interested individual consultants shall provide their updated curriculum vitae indicating personal and technical skills, academic qualifications, experience in similar assignments along with the name of at least three (3) referees with contact information (e-mail address, telephone or fax numbers)
Consultants may obtain the detailed Terms of Reference from the EPF’s website and the address below during office hours 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by e-mail) by May 28th, 2021. Only shortlist candidates will be contacted for an interview

Attn: Mr. Kinnakone Chittavong, E-mail:
Address: 2nd floor, Building No 100, Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR, P.O. Box: 7647, Tel: 021 252739; Fax: 021 252 741