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Vacancy: Senior Project Consultant – Viet Nam (Full-time)

Are you passionate about making a positive impact in the water and climate sector? The Water Agency in Viet Nam is looking for an enthusiastic and entrepreneurial Senior Project Consultant to join our dynamic team!

About Us:

The Water Agency (TWA) is a social enterprise that aims to increase the positive impact of international water projects in Asia through local stakeholder and community engagement, youth leadership and water education.

With a team of 15 consultants in Indonesia, Vietnam, and Myanmar, we work on exciting, innovative water and climate projects for a broad range of clients and partners from Asia, Europe, and the U.S.

In Vietnam, TWA leads several projects such as the development of a Groundwater Serious Game for Soc Trang and Ben Tre provinces, the organization of a regional youth innovation competition for UNESCO and a salinity adaptation project with farmers in Tra Vinh province.

Our flagship programs include Asia Water Challenge, Asia Raincraft and Asia Water Academy. On our Asia Climate Lab platform, you can find examples of several of our recent projects: www.asiaclimatelab.com.

Your Role:

As a Senior Project Consultant, you lead and execute projects in Viet Nam. Due to the innovative and international nature of our projects, this position offers a great opportunity to develop your professional business and communication skills, collaborate with leading experts and work on projects that make a real difference addressing critical water and climate problems in Viet Nam. You are the point of contact for our international and local clients/partners and represent TWA in the Viet Nam water sector network (national and provincial government, universities, NGO’s, international embassies, etc.)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage projects independently.
  • Manage relations with clients and partners on projects.
  • Coordinate project requirements and deliverables with your local and regional colleagues.
  • Lead project scoping, planning, implementation, and reporting.
  • Proactively understand and map opportunities within the Vietnam market.
  • Network and build relationships with (potential) partners and clients, identifying strategic collaborations.
  • Identify and pursue business development opportunities, bringing new prospects to The Water Agency.
  • Contribute to building and developing the team in Viet Nam (recruitment, mentoring junior colleagues).

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with a strong commitment to contributing effectively to company objectives from any location.
  • Proven experience as a Project Consultant with at least 5 years in project management, business development, and networking.
  • Adept at networking with stakeholders, partners, and clients to identify and capitalize on business opportunities.
  • Willingness to travel regularly within Vietnam for project activities and to foster collaborations and partnerships. Occasional international travel may be required.
  • Ability to write project progress reports (also in English). The ability to write commercial project proposals is a strong advantage.
  • High level of honesty, passion, and professionalism in all interactions and deliverables.
  • Preference to be based in Ho Chi Minh City.

What We Offer:

We offer a full-time position with a two-month probation period, competitive salary based on capacity and performance (fixed and variable salary) and exciting opportunities for professional growth and development. As we work with small teams in each country, we offer a lot of freedom and independence for you to plan and perform your work.

Information and applications:

For more information, please contact our colleague Ms. Alice Nguyen at [email protected].

To submit your application, please complete the application form by clicking the ‘APPLY’ button, and send your CV and motivation letter to [email protected] with the email subject line “[Your Name] Application for Senior Project Consultant – Viet Nam” before 18 April. The first-round interviews are scheduled to take place between 18 and 30 March. 

Learn more about The Water Agency on our website: www.thewateragency.com

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