REDD / Forest Specialist - Remote Sensing Applications, Belgium


REDD / Forest Specialist - Remote Sensing Applications:

Your task :

You lead and participate in the design and implementation of remote sensing and GIS projects in the REDD+ context.

  • You support the different project teams in the development and the execution of projects by ensuring group cohesion, coordination and collaborations
  • You monitor the projects’ performance and quality.
  • You evaluate REDD-related market opportunities and participate in the proposal as the expert in forest monitoring.
  • You determine the policy (commercial, technological,...) with the company Management .

Your profile :

  • PhD or Master/Ing., in Geography, Bio-engineering, Environmental Sciences, with relevant experience in REDD.
  • More than 5 years of experience in technics and technologies of geospatial information (spatial modeling, GIS, Remote Sensing)
  • Preference for candidates with experience in forest activity monitoring or tropical forestry. Good knowledge of REDD policies and the REDD operational framework is a plus.
  • Experience in project management/coordination
  • Working knowledge of French and English. Dutch is a plus.
  • Enjoying teamwork and willing to work with a young, motivated and dynamic team.
  • You live in Belgium

We offer :

  • A permanent function in Wemmel (near Brussels) and Namur
  • A unique chance to further expand your skills in the fascinating world of “remote sensing applications”.
  • An international and technological working environment.
  • Occasional missions and other opportunities abroad (conferences, meetings ...)

How to apply :

Only by letter or email in English (with CV and photo) to :

Martine Gielens, secretary to the managing director