Position summary & job purpose
Tetra Tech is seeking applications from qualified individuals for a resident Chief of Party (COP) for an anticipated USAID energy activity in the Vietnam. USAID’s new activity will partner with the government, electric utility industry, private sector to support Vietnam’s energy sector transformation to a clean, secure, and market-driven sector by mobilizing investment in the deployment of advanced energy systems, enhancing power system flexibility, and increasing competitiveness that supports U.S. strategic interests in growing private sector engagement in the Indo-Pacific Region to create investment opportunities for U.S. companies. The COP will provide overall strategic leadership and technical guidance, financial and administrative management and oversight to the project. S/he will be responsible for project deliverables and reporting. S/he will serve as the main point of contact with Tetra Tech’s home office in Arlington, Virginia, USAID, public and private sector partners, and other international organizations working in the energy sector. This is a five-year fixed-term appointment with benefits.
Essential KSA’s required (experience, skills, education, certification, etc.):
Line management responsibility:
Physical demands & work environment:
To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:
* Cover Letter
* CV in reverse chronological format
Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees – 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.