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24
November
2014

Hawksbill Turtle volunteer Research Assistant on a Private Island in the Seychelles

Views: 482 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Sunday, 07 December 2014

An exciting opportunity has opened for a research assistant/ island volunteer on a private island in the Seychelles. Main duties will involve the monitoring and research of nesting Hawksbill Turtles and the careful management of the data collected. 

24
November
2014

Tropical Island Conservation Couple Position

Views: 880 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Monday, 01 December 2014

An exciting opportunity is available for a couple to work as the conservation and ecology managers of a private conservation island resort in the Seychelles. The island is small at 26ha with a total of 15 permanent residents. Core duties will be the management of the islands conservation and ecological monitoring programmes. Although the primary responsibility will be to maintain existing programmes, there is freedom to pursue personal research and implement new initiatives. 

15
November
2014

Project Director / Reserve Manager for Niassa Reserve in Mozambique

Views: 405 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Sunday, 30 November 2014

The purpose of this position is to provide the strategic leadership to ensure the conservation and protection of NNR and its biodiversity, whilst delivering benefits to the local community, developing tourism potential, and maintaining strong partnerships with ANAC, local and national government bodies, and private tourism operators. Niassa Reserve co-management is implemented through a senior management team of the ANAC Reserve Warden and the WCS Reserve Manager - who is also the WCS Project Director. The Warden is responsible for coordination with local, provincial and national bodies, whilst the Reserve Manager is responsible for operations. This requires close coordination and a strong planning, reporting and communications framework. Together, the Warden and Reserve Manager must lead a management team to implement strategies and plans to secure NNR for the long term, and ensure the sustainable use of the Reserve's natural resources.

11
November
2014

Executive Director

Views: 244 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Sunday, 30 November 2014

As an organization SANCCOB has experienced exceptional growth over the past 5 years in its core conservation activities of rehabilitation, oiled wildlife response, specialist veterinary service, research and education. Underpinning this strategic vision and growth, strong financial sustainable revenue is required. A new Executive Director is being sought to bed down the  pillars and to chart a renewed course for the organization. The team look forward to welcoming new leadership into the organization, as we embark on the next phase of our journey together with the Board, staff, dedicated volunteers and most importantly our supporters and donors. 

07
November
2014

General Manager, Zululand Rhino Reserve

Views: 873 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Sunday, 30 November 2014

The Zululand Rhino Reserve is a 23 000 ha Big Five, private game reserve situated in pristine Northern KZN bushveld. The ZRR directors are seeking to appoint a General Manager for the management of the Reserve.

06
November
2014

Assitant Wildlife Reserve Manager

Views: 3569 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Ever thought about running a Wildlife Reserve in Africa? Get as far out of the city as you can and change your life forever! The ideal candidate will be technically minded, confident, hardworking, flexible, sociable and happy to get their hands dirty. Working under the General Manager, you will play an integral part in running the reserve, including working with local communities on law-enforcement, maintaining the reserve and supporting the on-going volunteer program. 

05
November
2014

Marketing Intern, Kuti Wildlife Reserve

Views: 704 - Internships

Ever thought about living in a Wildlife Reserve in Africa? Are you a passionate marketer looking to make a difference? Perhaps you're looking for a career break or you're a recent graduate with a stand-out CV? This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for someone who is not only looking for experience in marketing but also wants to put their heart and soul into a project and leave their mark.

06
October
2014

Accountant, Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds

Views: 419 Closing Date: Thursday, 16 October 2014

SANCOBB seeks an accountant. The function of the Accountant is to complete the full bookkeeping function, from source documentation to Balance Sheet, accurately recording the day to day financial transactions of the organisation and maintaining these financial records.

06
October
2014

Assistant Veterinarian, Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds

Views: 599 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Friday, 17 October 2014

SANCCOB is seeking to employ a part-time Assistant Veterinarian or a full-time Veterinary Intern to ensure that SANCCOB implements veterinary procedures, and simultaneously advances the research aspect of the work that we do. 

26
September
2014

Junior Research Associate in Biodiversity Conservation, Stellenbosch University

Views: 1960 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Wednesday, 15 October 2014

The Department of Conservation Ecology & Entomology (Faculty of AgriSciences) of Stellenbosch University seeks a Junior Research Associate in Biodiversity Conservation.

23
September
2014

Fernan-Vaz Gorilla Project \ Projet Gorille Fernan-Vaz (Gabon, central Africa)

Views: 1368 - Conservation Jobs

The Fernan-Vaz Gorilla Project (FVGP) is a PASA-accredited, Gabonese association sponsored through the Dutch-based charitable foundation Société de Conservation et de Développement (SCD).  The FVGP consists of a Sanctuary and Rehabilitation Centre for western lowland gorilla orphans (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) who are victims of the bushmeat trade in Gabon.   

23
September
2014

Primate Habituation, Research and Tourism Advisor

Views: 878 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Monday, 06 October 2014

WWF-CAR seeks a Primate Habituation, Research and Tourism Advisor whose major function will be to provide technical assistance, oversight and leadership to ensure the effective management of the Primate Habituation Programme (PHP), tourism-related activities, and research activities in the Dzanga-Sangha Protected Areas (DSPA), and transfer his/her technical and management knowledge and experience to the DSPA staff.

23
September
2014

Primate Orphan Care and Rehabilitation Assistant Lilongwe

Views: 1468 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Wednesday, 15 October 2014

The Lilongwe Wildlife Centre is Malawi’s only internationally accredited wildlife sanctuary.  We currently house around 200 wild residents including baboons, vervet monkeys, antelopes, reptiles, birds, lion and serval cat with new animals coming in every week.  We work according to the highest animal care and welfare standards and have an active release program, returning many rescued animals back to the wild wherever possible. For the period from October 21st till February 1st we are looking for two motivated rehabilitation assistants.

17
September
2014

Country Fundraising and Partnership Officer

Views: 468 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Tuesday, 30 September 2014

WWF DRC Programme seeks a Competent Country Fundraising and Partnership Officer, who will work closely with the Conservation and the Finance teams in partnership with the Fundraising Manager for Africa to sustain its growth in DRC.

16
September
2014

Wildlife conservation volunteer opportunity in Tanzania

Views: 1899 - Volunteer Opportunities

Due to human encroachment and illegal practices such as poaching, habitats and wildlife in Kilombero Valley are under serious threat. Wildlife conservation programmes are vitally important in the effort to keep species and habitats protected and healthy. Volunteers are key in this effort, and can help enormously by mapping habitats and working with local communities to ensure conservation efforts are put in place.

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