International Editor

The Mekong River Commission (MRC) is the only inter-governmental agency that works directly with the governments of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam on their common specific interests - joint management of shared water resources and sustainable development of the Mekong River.
As a regional facilitating and advisory body governed by water and environment ministers of the four countries, the MRC aims to ensure that the Mekong water is managed & developed in the most efficient & sustainable manner that mutually benefits all Member Countries and minimises harmful effects on people and the environment in the Lower Mekong Basin.
MRC Secretariat is now recruiting a highly qualified consultant for the following consultancy.


Consultant Type: Individual Consultant
Work location: Office of the Secretariat in Vientiane, Lao PDR/Home based
Division: Office of Chief Executive Officer (OCEO)
Duration/Contract type: Maximum of 120 working days / Special Service Agreement

The Terms of Reference and other information can be obtained from the MRC website and MRC is an equal
opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Women are especially encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.
The application should include (i) a cover letter outlining clearly how the candidate meets the requirements of the position, (ii) a detailed CV, (iii) MRC Personal History Form, (IV) portfolio/work sample, (V) a list of major clients if avaiable, (VI) 3 references and (VII) financial proposal. The position title/Division must be indicated in the cover letter.
The application should be sent to:
Mekong River Commission
Office of the Secretariat in Vientiane
P.O. Box 6101,184 Fa Ngoum Road
Vientiane 01000, Lao PDR
Email: [email protected]
Closing date for applications: 13 October 2017