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15
July
2014

Conservation Director, WWF Gabon

Views: 427 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Monday, 28 July 2014

For its country operation in Gabon, WWF is looking for a dynamic and committed Conservation Director, with knowledge and experience the region, who will provide leadership and technical support for the development, implementation and monitoring and evaluation of WWF's conservation strategy and programme in Gabon, in line with the GHOA GI and other Global Program Framework.

11
July
2014

Research Positions at the National Zoological Gardens of South Africa

Views: 1036 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Thursday, 31 July 2014

The National Zoological Gardens of South Africa (NZG) is a rapidly transforming facility reporting to the National Research Foundation (NRF). It has an impressive animal collection, one breeding centre as well as a wildlife research centre. The following challenging opportunities are in the process of being filled.

19
June
2014

SANCCOB Bird Rehabilitator

Views: 757 Closing Date: Monday, 30 June 2014

SANCCOB – a leading Seabird Conservation organisation based in Table View, Cape Town seeks to employ a caring, compassionate Bird Rehabilitator to join their energetic and dedicated team on a full-time basis.

08
June
2014

Rehabilitation Coordinator Lilongwe Wildlife Centre

Views: 1277 - Volunteer Opportunities

The Lilongwe Wildlife Centre houses 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. All releases being conducted as close as possible to IUCN standards and animals are monitored post-release. With such a busy animal care department we’re looking for a Rehabilitation Coordinator who can organize and conduct the rehabilitation of the animals at our sanctuary.

30
May
2014

Urban Hyaena Research Assistant

Views: 1405 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Monday, 30 June 2014

Urban Hyaena Research Assistant

Conservation Research Africa (CRAs) is a charity in England and Wales that conducts and supports applied research to inform conservation and wildlife management in Africa. Based in Malawi, CRAs flagship project is Wild Dog Conservation Malawi which conducts applied research, conservation and education to conservation wild dogs and other carnivores in Malawi. We are conducting behavioural ecology field research to assess the urban spotted hyaena population in the capital city of Lilongwe, to inform human-wildlife conflict management. We are currently recruiting for a Field Research Assistant. The position is based in the city of Lilongwe in partnership with the Lilongwe Wildlife Centre.

27
May
2014

CEO -Conservation and Environmental Education NGO

Views: 1038 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Thursday, 12 June 2014

CEO required for non-profit conservation and environmental education organisation in Botswana. The successful candidate will be required to manage all aspects of the organisation and requires sound knowledge and demonstrated ability in managing conservation areas and projects, environmental education programmes, tourism activities and organisational financial management.  

26
May
2014

Programme Officer, IUCN/SSC African Elephant Specialist Group

Views: 1239 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Friday, 06 June 2014

The main responsibility of the Programme Officer, IUCN/SSC African Elephant Specialist Group (AfESG) is to maintain technical liaison and regular exchange within and amongst the membership of the AfESG, governmental, non-governmental agencies, donor organizations and their counterparts on issues related to African elephant conservation and management, and to oversee the day-to-day administrative work and technical coordination of the activities of the AfESG Secretariat.

26
May
2014

Media and Marketing Intern - African Bat Conservation Malawi

Views: 599 - Internships, Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Monday, 30 June 2014

Conservation Research Africa (CRAs) is a charity in England and Wales that conducts and supports applied research to inform conservation and wildlife management in Africa. Based in Malawi, CRAs flagship project is African Bat Conservation which conducts applied research, conservation and education to bring bats to the conservation agenda and conserve bat populations in Africa. We are currently recruiting for a Marketing and Media Intern to assist us in developing our public profile and outreach. The position is primarily based in our research camp in Liwonde National Park with some time spent in the capital city Lilongwe.  

25
May
2014

WANTED: Marketing Intern, Lilongwe Wildlife Trust

Views: 637 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Monday, 30 June 2014

Are you a passionate marketeer looking to make a difference?  Perhaps you're looking for a career break or you're a recent graduate with a stand-out CV? The ideal candidate will be outgoing, hardworking, flexible, able to work autonomously as well as in a team, always striving to go that extra mile, full of energy,  commercial, organised, great with detail, happy to get their hands dirty, cope well under stress, be sociable and a great networker...we don't ask for much! 

22
May
2014

Project assistant – Malawi

Views: 1229 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Saturday, 31 May 2014

The Wildlife Action Group is a registered NGO, co-managing two governmental protected Forest Reserves in Central Malawi for over 15 years. We're looking for an enthusiastic, hard working, hands-on, practical and mature individual to fill the role of project assistant.

16
May
2014

Volunteer Predator Research Assistants: Primate & Predator Project in South Africa Position

Views: 1671 - Volunteer Opportunities Closing Date: Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Join the Primate and Predator Project research team from Durham University, UK in the Soutpansberg Mountains, South Africa. We are seeking volunteer research assistants to help with our ongoing predator research in a montane environment. The study area supports one of the highest densities of leopard (Panthera pardus) recorded anywhere in Africa. Monitoring the leopard population, alongside other predators such as brown hyaenas, caracals and servals, is an important focus of our research. As a volunteer research assistant, you will mainly be involved with camera trapping, tracking collared animals and scat analysis. 

08
May
2014

Elephant Nursery Manager

Views: 2040 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Sunday, 01 June 2014

The Elephant Orphanage Project (EOP) was established in Southern Kafue National Park (KNP) in 2007, with critical funding from the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF), with the mission to rescue, rehabilitate and release orphaned elephants back into the wild. The EOP is part of a conservation initiative developed and operated by Game Rangers International (GRI), a Zambian NGO. The EOP currently cares for 13 orphaned elephants across the Lilayi Elephant Nursery and the Kafue Release Facility aged between 1 to 9 years old.

05
May
2014

Finance and Administration Unit Director, Nouabale Ndoki National Park

Views: 359 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Sunday, 15 June 2014

The Finance and Administration Unit Director, Nouable Ndoki National Park, will report to the Nouabale Ndoki National Park Director. The primary objective is to establish and oversee efficient systems for financial and personnel management for the Nouabale Ndoki National Park (NNNP).  S/he will maintain appropriate communication with NNNP Sector Managers, WCS Congo staff, key donors and funding agencies and local governmental institutions (e.g. Ministries of Finance, Labor etc.). S/he will be responsible for all the finance and administration matters (purchase, distribution of material, financial control, reporting, etc) for the park.  

05
May
2014

Logistics Unit Director, Nouabale Ndoki National Park

Views: 326 - Conservation Jobs Closing Date: Sunday, 15 June 2014

The Logistics Unit Director, Nouable Ndoki National Park, will report to the Nouabale Ndoki National Park Director. The primary objective is to establish and oversee efficient systems for for the Nouabale Ndoki National Park (NNNP).  S/he will maintain appropriate communication with NNNP Sector Managers, WCS Congo staff and associates. S/he will be responsible for all matters related to logistics and the basic operations of the National Park in relation to: procurement, transport and vehicle maintenance, asset management, compound maintenance, warehousing / stock control, and the distribution of goods. He/she will monitor and oversee the operations of the Park to ensure that systems are being correctly implemented and comply with WCS and donor standards.

05
May
2014

Conservation and Biodiversity Unit Director, Nouabale Ndoki National Park

Views: 737 - Conservation Jobs

The Wildlife Conservation Society is seeking an experienced conservationist and team manager to fill the position of Conservation and Biodiversity Unit Director for Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park (NNNP) in the Republic of Congo. The primary responsibility of this position will be ensuring effective protection of the wildlife of NNNP. Nouabalé-Ndoki is the most intact, best-managed protected area in the Congo Basin, with thousands of forest elephants, gorillas, and chimpanzees, critical rainforest habitat, good park facilities, and extraordinary tourism potential. 

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