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SIA Expert - Strategy Advice and Review for USAID
28 September 2020
Remote, North America
Consulting assignment to work on team that is providing advice to the US Agency for International Development (USAID) as they work to better integrate SIA into their EIA process. Includes writing and review of various USAID-specific knowledge products.
E&S Specialist (Manufacturing, Agribusiness and Services) - IFC
20 April 2020
New Delhi, Asia
IFC opening for E&S Specialist with experience in the Manufacturing, Agribusiness and Services sectors. Closing date: 29 April 2020

More info and application at:
Social Performance Principal Community Health and Safety (Anglo American)
20 March 2020
London, Europe

Anglo American is hiring a Social Performance Principal with focus on Community Health and Safety.

More info and application at:
Associate Environmental and Social Development Specialist - IFC
10 March 2020
Cairo, Egypt, Africa
IFC is hiring an Associate Environmental and Social Development Specialist to be based in Cairo, Egypt. Application (till 17/03) and more info in the link below:
Senior Officer for Environment, Social & Governance Support (Middle East and Africa) - IFC
06 March 2020
Nairobi, Kenya, Africa
IFC is hiring a Senior Officer for Environment, Social & Governance Support (Middle East and Africa, based in Nairobi, Kenya). More info and application at:
Environmental and Social Risk Specialist - Credit Suisse
05 March 2020
London, Europe
Credit Suisse is recruiting an Environmental and Social Risk Specialist in London to join the Sustainability Affairs team.

More info and application at:
Senior Environmental and Social Specialist, Private Sector - Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Company
09 December 2019
Beijing, Asia
The Senior Environmental and Social (ES) Specialist—Private Sector will support the implementation of high environmental, social standards and other requirements in AIIB’s investment in private sector transactions including ESG portfolio and capital market initiatives.

This position involves activities to (1) support AIIB’s development and implementation of relevant policies and rules consistent with leading environmental, social and governance (ESG) approaches in the private sector and lead engagement with relevant stakeholders and (2) support and monitor the implementation of high ESG standards in private sector transactions where AIIB’s investments are involved, including lending operations, capital markets operations, equity participation and through financial intermediaries (FIs), etc.
IFC Senior Social Development Specialist
02 December 2019
New Delhi, Asia
IFC is recruiting a Senior Social Development Specialist in the New Delhi office to provide guidance to clients, investment and advisory teams on social risk management vis-à-vis IFC Performance Standards with the aim of promoting compliance with IFC’s social standards and enhanced impact and additionality of IFC-supported investments and advisory mandates.
Research position in the IFC for gender issues
09 September 2019
Nepal, Asia
IFC is looking for a researcher with a good understanding of gender issues to undertake a three-month study of the Nepal Hydro private sector landscape from a gender perspective. The study will identify evidence-based cases for action on gender equality by hydropower companies including the challenges to be taken up for the private sector to emerge as an industry that mainstreams gender and fosters the development of women in non-traditional jobs and as leaders. Please see the terms of reference for more details. Please submit your cover letter and CV by 24 September to Upasana Pradhan Shrestha <>.
Consultants with a background in business and human rights
10 July 2019
London, Europe
Impactt, an ethical trade consultancy based in London is looking for senior consultants with a background in business and human rights or ethical trade.  Hiring both for generalists and also for specialists with HRIA or social auditing experience.
Associate Director, International Social Sustainability
24 June 2019
London, Europe
AECOM’s International ESIA and Social Sustainability Team is recruiting an Associate Director experienced in delivering ESIA and ESDD in line with international funders’ environmental and social standards (eg. IFC, World Bank, AfDB, EBRD).
(Senior) Social Development Specialist
18 March 2019
Luxemburg, Europe
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is looking for a (Senior) Social Development Specialist to join their team at the Environment, Climate and Social Office. Deadline for application is April 1st.
E&S Specialist Jobs at the IFC
11 March 2019
Various locations, North America
IFC is hiring E&S specialists in various locations around the world, more information at the WBG website:

Associate Environment and Social Specialist  - ( IFC | req2129 | GF )

Washington, DC



Associate Environmental and Social Specialist  - ( IFC | req1935 | GF )

Washington, DC and others



Environmental and Social Analyst  - ( IFC | req1936 | GE )

Washington, DC and others



Chief Adviser Social & Engagement - Rio Tinto
11 October 2018
Montreal or Brisbane, Other Countries
Our External Affairs and Communities team is part of Corporate Relations, whose role is to advance the RioTinto strategy by influencing the operating environment through promoting the business and protecting its reputation, partnering to create value and enabling a safe, engaged and productive workforce. External Affairs and Communities is responsible for Communities and Social Performance at the Group level and our overall strategic approach to social risk and value creation opportunities for the company and society. As part of our Partner to Operate vision, External Affairs and Communities has a mandate to proactively engage with global stakeholders and partners on a wide range of Environmental, Social and Governance topics that are material to our business to our business strategy.
Senior Professional/Professional, Social Safeguards at New Development Bank
09 October 2018
Shanghai , Asia
Reporting to the Chief, Operations Policy and Project Support, the position will be responsible for ensuring compliance of projects financed by the Bank with Bank’s Environmental and Social Framework and Environmental and Social Standards (‘Framework’) and member country social policies, country systems and practices. 
Closing on: Oct 29, 2018 at 05:00PM, Shanghai Time
Reducing Child Labor in Mining in Cobalt, Copper, 3Ts
08 August 2018
Ghana, Africa

Job opportunity at PACT

Social Performance Manager
01 August 2018
Malaysia, Asia

Skillpool group: Corporate & External Affairs
Updated: 27-Jul-2018
Reference ID: 85458BR

  • Provide SP direction and leadership for Malaysia working across full portfolio of businesses
  • Support business delivery (new opportunities, existing assets and divestments)
  • Support country ER Lead to provide strategic SP advice to Country Chair, Country Leadership and senior management
  • Ensure that there is broad awareness of the SP Manual (HSSE&SP Control Framework)
  • Lead, collaborate NTR integration with other ER Malaysia business reps
  • Support and implement robust social investment strategy & programs, covering national and local geography and meeting Govt compliance.
  • Ensure application of SP KPIs and PMR reporting
  • Develop and implement SP component into Country Reputation Plan
  • Work with ER team to integrate SP into stakeholder engagement plans and communications on SP-related activities.
  • Oversight of SP plans and procedures.
  • Working with shareholder representatives to influence Non-Operated Ventures on all of the above.
  • Maintain strong dotted line relationship with Regional SP CoE lead to access guidance, training and competence development, assurance and SME support.
  • Act as Country Focal Point for SI Reporting requirements (including voluntary and mandatory spend; outcomes reporting)
  • Ensures collaboration & guide country ER business reps on SP/SI strategy, agenda
Asian Development Bank (ADB) - Principal Social Development Specialist (Gender and Development, SDCC)
14 May 2018
Manila, Philippines, Asia
The Principal Social Development Specialist will provide key policy advice on Gender and Development (GAD) issues, lead on the implementation of Bank-wide standards on gender mainstreaming in operations, acceleration, monitoring and reporting, and produce knowledge products as well as other services on current gender issues.
The ideal candidate must be from one of ADB’s 67 member countries (, hold a relevant Master’s Degree (or Bachelor’s Degree along with specialized experience in similar organisations, with preference for IFIs) in the Social Sciences, preferably involving gender studies. S/he must have substantial senior-level experience in GAD policy development and implementation as well as experience at the international or regional level, including in at least one Asian country.
For more information about the position, please check out our website:
International Resettlement and Social Programs Manager - Deedoke
27 March 2018
Myanmar, Asia
A detailed job description is provided at the attached PDF. 
Program Manager-Environment & Social Risk Management (IFC)
08 January 2018
Accra /Dakar, Africa
IFC’s CES department in collaboration with the F&M Practice Group for CAF have commenced implementation of the Environmental and Social Risk Management Program (ESRM) in Sub-Sahara Africa and seeks to employ a Program Manager. ESRM is a phased 3-year program that will support the enabling environment and build market capacity for improved E&S performance of FIs and their clients working with local partner organizations in selected countries such as Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana. Through direct engagement with the regulator and other institutions driving standards at the market level, the program aims to influence E&S policy/regulatory change. In parallel, the program will focus on building capacity of financial institutions and local consultants, who will service the needs of FIs in Africa to improve E&S performance.
Social Development Specialist (Junior- to Mid-Level)
21 December 2017
Beijing, Asia
Opening for a social specialist within the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. More info at:
Knowledge Management Analyst- Washington, DC
18 December 2017
Washington, North America
IFC position for Knowledge Management Analyst - Deadline for application on 04 January 2018

Apply at:
Social Development Specialist positions at the World Bank
03 October 2017
Various locations, Other Countries
The WB is recruiting a number of social specialists, with application deadline for this week.

For more information, please access the link below:
Social Specialist Jobs at the World Bank
06 September 2017
Other Countries

The SURR GP is recruiting multiple Senior Social Development Specialists who will provide support in meeting the Bank's expanding ESF and social safeguards agenda and promote the social sustainability of its investments. They will report directly to a regional Practice Manager, and will be expected to work closely with country units and Task Teams across the relevant region. The selected candidates will also be expected to work collaboratively and develop good relations with the corporate safeguards team, and the Bank-wide Social Sustainability and Safeguards Global Solutions Group (GSG), coordinated by the Global Lead.
Call for candidates: OHCHR consultancy to support the development of guidance on human rights impact assessments for structural reform and austerity policies
23 May 2017
Online, Other Countries
In March 2017 the United Nations Human Rights Council has requested the Independent Expert on foreign debt and human rights, Mr. Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky,  to develop Guiding Principles on human rights impact assessments for economic reform policies in consultation with States, international financial institutions and other relevant stakeholders. 

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is currently looking for an expert, who could support the Independent Expert, Mr. Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, as a consultant on this project. The consultant would  be be contracted as an individual contractor  by OHCHR/UNOG.
Social Development Specialist Positions at the WB
03 May 2017
Various locations, Other Countries
There are a number of job opportunities at the WB for social practitioners. More info available at:

Consultant - KPMG Banarra
11 April 2017
Sydney , Oceania
Climate Change & Sustainability
  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Help clients progress human rights and positive social impact
  • Based in KPMG new Barangaroo office in Sydney CBD
Experienced Adviser on Business and Human Rights
30 March 2017
Copenhagen, Europe

IFC Infrastructure and Natural Resources Senior Sustainability Advisor
22 March 2017
Bangkok (Thailand) or Singapore, Asia
The IFC INR AS team is seeking the services of a senior sustainability advisor to develop business and implement projects in South Asia and the East, Asia Pacific (EAP) region.
WB positions for Social Development Specialists
17 February 2017
Almaty and Kiev, Asia
Two open positions for Social Development Specialists at the WB offices in Almaty and Kiev
Positions at the World Bank for Social Specialist
13 January 2017
Africa and South Asia, Other Countries
The WB has posted 30+ potential positions for social development specialists in about 20 countries focused in Africa and South Asia.
Internship - Danish Institute for Human Rights
22 December 2016
Copenhagen, Europe
The Danish Institute for Human Rights is looking for an intern for its Business and Human Rights programme, under the Human Rights and Development Department.

22 November 2016
Washington, DC, North America
Research Analyst Job for IFC, World Bank

WB Senior Social Development Specialist
17 November 2016
Yangon, Myanmar, Asia
Job Opportunity Sr Social Development Specialist–Safeguards & Sustainability Standards (Yangon, Myanmar)
WB Senior Social Development Specialist
06 October 2016
Asia, Asia
Job Opportunities to Dhaka, Bangladesh and Colombo, Sri Lanka

IDB Social Safeguards Senior Specialist
03 March 2016
Washington DC, North America
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) works to improve lives in Latin America and the Caribbean. The Environmental Safeguards Unit (ESG) is seeking an experienced and highly motivated social specialist to join a group of social and environmental professionals that provide technical support, direction and leadership in promoting the Bank's strategic social and environmental priorities and ensuring that IDB financed projects and other activities are socially and environmentally sustainable.
PATRP is seeking short- and long-term experts
25 February 2016
Various, Africa

The Power Africa Transactions and Reforms Program (PATRP) is seeking short- and long-term experts to provide support to Power Africa's Beyond the Grid (BTG) Program in the following countries: Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Angola, Nigeria, and Senegal.

Head of Social Dimensions of Sustainable Program
10 January 2016
Vietnam, Asia

Please note that we can only accept and process applications received via our online e-recruiting system ( If you are unable to submit your application in this way, contact the person named below.

To enable us to assess your existing skills and qualifications as part of our internal selection procedure, please complete the questionnaire on your competences when you apply online.

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We welcome applications from persons with disabilities.

Application Deadline: 10.01.16.

Senior Social Development Specialist - World Bank
04 January 2016
Various, Other Countries
Details on the respective vacancies/ positions can be found on the following web link:
Environment & Social Development Officers
30 October 2015
Various, Africa
Details on the respective vacancies/ positions can be found on the following web link:
Social Impact Assessment Consultant
01 October 2015
Grenoble, France, Europe
SLR Consulting has a large and successful Environmental and Social Impact Assessment team that works across all business areas on international projects. Due to the increasing workload of social impact assessments, SLR France is looking to appoint a Social Impact Assessment consultant at either Associate or Principal grade.
Senior Social Issues Adviser
21 August 2015
London, Europe

Candidates must have a minimum of degree level education. The Degree will ideally in a relevant field and/or you must have specialist experience in international sociology or anthropology or related field. 

Cultural Impact Assessment Framework
03 August 2015
Australia, Oceania
A Consultant is required to prepare a Cultural Impact Assessment Framework, the terms of which are set out in the attached Consultant Brief: Preparation of a Cultural Impact Assessment Framework for Cultural Impact Assessment Framework – Anketell Project Area (CIA Framework Brief).
Senior SEIA Consultant
13 August 2014
Toronto Ontario Canada, North America
DPRA Canada is a dynamic employee-owned company that provides specialized consulting services related to environmental planning, policy development and management consulting to clients in the private and public sectors. We require a Senior Socio-economic Impact Assessment (SEIA) Specialist with a minimum of 10 years of experience conducting SEIAs. We are seeking a strategic thinker who can thrive in a fast-paced, complex and changing environment.
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