We are seeking a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Climate Resilience Execution Agency of Dominica (CREAD) and a Chief Operating Officer, Climate Resilience Execution Agency of Dominica (CREAD) to work in Dominica.

Organization overview: Following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria, the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica has committed to establish an executive agency, the Climate Resilience Execution Agency of Dominica (CREAD) that will rebuild Dominica as the first climate resilient nation. The scale of the recovery and rebuilding task is immense. Full and national climate resiliency will cost even more. This specialised agency will focus not just on physical reconstruction but also on establishing climate resilient systems, for example, in the energy, food production and transport sectors.

CEO Role overview: The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for leading the development and execution of CREAD’s long term strategy with a view to delivering the Climate Resilient infrastructure and systems deemed necessary for the economic recovery of Dominica. The CEO is ultimately responsible for all day-to-day management decisions and for implementing the Agency’s long and short-term plans. The CEO provides overall leadership of the Agency, leads strategic engagement with the Prime Minister and Cabinet Secretary, the Policy Advisory Committee and the Supervisory Committee, and with key stakeholders such as Ministers, Parliament, the private sector, civil society and donors. The CEO is accountable for delivery of CREAD’s corporate plan and finances.

The deadline for receipt of applications is May 25, 2018.

Read the entire Chief Executive Officer (CEO) vacancy announcement.

Posted: 08/05/2018