Team Leader (f/m) with specialisation in Wastewater & Sewerage for India

  • Senior-level, Long-term consulting assignment
  • Posted on 29 June 2020

Job Description

For an on-going project, GITEC-IGIP is looking for an experienced Team Leader (f/m) with specialisation in Wastewater & Sewerage


  • COUNTRY / CITY: India (Madhya Pradesh)
  • PROJECT START: On-going project / Assignment start: asap
  • DURATION: minimum 12 man-months

The Project

The project, funded by KfW Development Bank, comprises the construction of a centralised wastewater collection system and a number of sewage treatment plants (STPs) with SBR technology. The design horizon is the year 2048 for five project towns in Madhya Pradesh, India, where currently no such services exist.

Further details will be shared with qualified experts.

Your Main Duties in this Position

You will be responsible for the management and quality control of both components of the program, i.e. the infrastructure part with all its tasks and the accompanying measures.
Management of both components will cover all related tasks as tendering, award of contract and construction as well as capacity development and training. The overall Team Leader will ensure that both components (technical and accompanying measures) will work
complementary and will exert the quality control on all reports submitted to the client and the KfW.


A Master’s degree in Environmental engineering or similar and a post-graduation in business administration/ management/ planning

General professional experience

At least 15 years of relevant experience; thereof at least 10 years of professional experience in working in the field of environmental engineering, water supply and wastewater.

At least 5 years of work experience in business administration and/or management.

At least 5 projects of similar nature with assignments longer than 12 months.

Specific professional experience

Knowledge on analysing institutions and organisations; experience in organisational and institutional strengthening connected to the development of bodies for the management of municipal infrastructure i.e. water and wastewater utilities.

Very good command of English

If you are interested

Please send us an email containing your most recent English CV including full contact details, fee expectations (per day / per month) and details on availability


Quoting the Job ref. no.: TL-IND/DVX-2020-06

Please note that we can only consider candidates who meet the required criteria!

About the Organization

GITEC-IGIP Holding SE with the two managing companies GITEC-IGIP GmbH and IGIP mbH is a leading consulting company for development aid projects. For over five centuries, GITEC-IGIP and IGIP characterise professional experience, activities on four continents, a multi-cultural team as well as a world-wide network of companies and offices in close proximity to customers. In the framework of international development aid our companies lead mainly publicly financed projects. We are constantly looking for high-profile consultants. For more details, please visit our web sites at: and

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