Working with the World Water Council
Executive Director - World Water Council
Duty station: WWC Headquarters, Marseille, France.
Reporting to: President.
Availability: 1 January 2015
The World Water Council, a member-based international organization that promotes sustainable water management throughout the world, is currently seeking to appoint its Executive Director.
Those who meet the selection requirements are requested to send their curriculum vitae and a letter of motivation by 9 October. This letter should explain the candidate’s experience with carrying out the required tasks. The candidate needs to present the names and contact details of three references, including one recent employer.
The World Water Council has more than 300 member organizations including governments, non-governmental organizations, businesses, professional networks and research institutions, based in over 50 countries. The World Water Council brings sound information and knowledge on water-related issues into the public domain to raise awareness and create political will to improve water resources planning, management and access to water and sanitation. Every three years, the World Water Council organizes the World Water Forum with over 20,000 participants from around the world. The multi-cultural and dynamic headquarters of the World Water Council are located in Marseille, France.
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The World Water Council has two prestigious water related Prizes, which are awarded on the occasion of the triennial World Water Forum: The King Hassan II Great World Water Prize and the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize.