The Ministry of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development (MIICS), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) and the Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) are jointly implementing the Global Environment Facility (GEF) funded project “Strategic platform to promote sustainable energy technology innovation, industrial development and entrepreneurship in Barbados”. The project aims to up-scale the domestic sustainable energy manufacturing and servicing industry in technology areas with high potential for GHG emission reduction and local value creation in Barbados.
Apart from other activities, the project will establish the Barbados Green Sustainable Energy and Climate Technology Cluster which will act as one-stop shop and provide customer-oriented services to its members (e.g. information exchange, training, applied R&D, entrepreneurial support, shared facilities, matchmaking and networking, lobbying & advocacy, fund raising, joint tendering & sourcing, joint project, product and patent development, market intelligence and export promotion).
In this context, UNIDO is recruiting an experienced Green Technology Cluster Manager (GTCM). She/he will work as integrated expert in BIDC and will be physically located at the Cluster Hub. Interested and qualified experts are invited to apply at latest by 15 January 2019 through the UNIDO Employment Portal: https://www.unido.org/vacancies/green-technology-cluster-manager. Further information you find in the attached vacancy announcement and in the GEF CEO Endorsement Document.