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Senior Social Safeguards Specialist

Country:  LA
Field:  Consulting

Ahmedabad, LA

Type of Contract:  Fixed Term Contract


The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.
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  • A minimum of Master Degree in a relevant social science;
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in the management and monitoring of resettlement for infrastructure particularly road improvement;
  • Knowledge of the WB social safeguard policies (Involuntary Resettlement and Indigenous People policies) and relevant national legislation.  An understanding of Lao PDR’s legislation such as Decree 84, 2016 on compensation and resettlement; Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE)’s Instructions on ESIA and IEE, 2016, Land Law 2003 would be advantageous but is not essential;
  • Ability to effectively communicate and produce reports and documents in English of acceptable quality;
  • Ability to speak Lao would be an advantageous;
  • Leadership, organizational and interpersonal skill.

Fluency in written and spoken English is mandatory.

Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.

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