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24
May
2016

Director, Park & Zoo National du Mali

Views: 60 Conservation Jobs

The Director directs the overall strategic planning, park and zoo operations, capital programming, public programming, development and marketing and communication strategies for the organization.  S/He works with on all governance issues, board development, and on financial planning and budgeting strategy to ensure a strong stable organization.  

03
May
2016

General manager – Greater Garamba area, DRC

Views: 842 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Thursday, 30 June 2016

African Parks has renewed its management agreement with the ICCN to manage Garamba NP and it periphery for an additional 10 years and is on the lookout for a good French speaking General Manager to lead its team. The General Manager’s role is based in the greater Garamba area, living permanently on-site at the park headquarters in Nagero. 

22
April
2016

Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary Resident Veterinarian / Assistant Camp Manager

Views: 661 Conservation Jobs

Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary requires a resident veterinarian to take over from the current veterinarian, per July 2016. The veterinarian is responsible for the daily health and welfare of almost 80 chimpanzees and also undertakes additional tasks to support the overall daily operation of the sanctuary. 

 

21
April
2016

Horn of Africa Wildlife Crime Programme Coordinator

Views: 971 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 06 May 2016

HoA-REC&N’s and IFAW’s Wildlife Crime (WLC) programmes are looking for a competent programme coordinator to assist in the implementation of WLC programme components in Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan, South Sudan and Uganda, in close collaboration with the Horn of Africa Climate Change Programme coordinator. Applicants from Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda are encouraged to apply.

14
April
2016

Marine Ranger

Views: 996 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 29 April 2016

SANCCOB, a leading marine conservation non-profit organization, seeks to employ a Marine Ranger to join their dynamic team. The incumbent will be responsible for maintaining a high quality service to SANCCOB, CapeNature and the Overstrand Municipality by upholding their conservation mandate. The position will be based at Stony Point in Betty’s Bay.

02
April
2016

SANCCOB Preparedness and Response Manager

Views: 753 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 15 April 2016

SANCCOB, a leading marine conservation non-profit organization, seeks to employ a Preparedness and Response Manager to join their dynamic team in Table View, Cape Town. The Preparedness and Response Manager will be responsible for the management of SANCCOB’s oiled wildlife preparedness and response portfolio and will report to the Executive Director of SANCCOB. Applications are invited.

02
April
2016

SANCCOB Marketing & Fundraising Coordinator

Views: 557 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 08 April 2016

SANCCOB, a leading marine conservation non-profit organization, seeks to employ a Marketing & Fundraising Coordinator to join their dynamic team in the Eastern Cape, Cape St. Francis.

30
March
2016

Rehabilitation Assistant Lilongwe Wildlife Centre

Views: 2355 Volunteer Opportunities Application deadline: Thursday, 14 April 2016

To assist the rehabilitation department the Lilongwe Wildlife Centre (LWC) is currently looking for a temporary extra rehabilitation assistant. The LWC work under the umbrella of the Lilongwe Wildlife Trust and is Malawi’s only wildlife rehabilitation Centre. The Centre is being accredited for their high organizational and animal welfare standards by GFAS, PASA and the Born Free Foundation.

24
March
2016

Cameroon Country Manager, Zoological Society of London

Views: 810 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 01 April 2016

Zoological Society of London are seeking an individual with extensive management experience to lead and drive forward this rapidly expanding country programme. The successful candidate will be ZSL’s representative in Cameroon and be responsible for the effective implementation of ZSL’s conservation work in the country. 

10
March
2016

Marketing & Communications Officer, Malawi

Views: 1217 Conservation Jobs

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? Would you like to work in Africa for a leading wildlife welfare and conservation charity?

02
March
2016

Law Enforcement Advisor, Cameroon

Views: 971 Conservation Jobs

ZSL’s Cameroon programme is looking to recruit a dynamic individual for an exciting new position as ZSL Cameroon’s Law Enforcement Advisor to support its activities to combat poaching and trafficking. The successful candidate will oversee all aspects of ZSL’s work to support law enforcement and address illegal wildlife trade in Cameroon. 

10
February
2016

SANCCOB Marketing & Fundraising Coordinator

Views: 915 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 19 February 2016

SANCCOB, a leading marine conservation non-profit organization, seeks to employ a Marketing & Fundraising Coordinator to join their dynamic team in the Eastern Cape, Cape St. Francis. 

06
February
2016

Gorilla Project Coordinator

Views: 2584 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Tuesday, 15 March 2016

The SCD Fernan-Vaz Gorilla Project Foundation seeks a Gorilla Project Coordinator.

02
February
2016

SANCCOB Preparedness and Response Manager

Views: 1082 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Tuesday, 16 February 2016

SANCCOB, a leading marine conservation non-profit organization, seeks to employ a Preparedness and Response Manager to join their dynamic team in Table View, Cape Town. The Preparedness and Response Manager will be responsible for the management of SANCCOB’s oiled wildlife preparedness and response portfolio and will report to the Executive Director of SANCCOB. Applications are invited.

05
January
2016

Urban Bat Research and Conservation Assistant

Views: 1727 Volunteer Opportunities Application deadline: Monday, 30 May 2016

African Bat Conservation conducts research on bats in the urban environment of Lilongwe as part of or Urban Wildlife Project. We conduct bat monitoring and research (mist netting, roost surveys and bat box programmes) in Lilongwe and community outreach visits to respond to calls for assistance with human-bat conflict, providing advice and practical human-bat conflict mitigation. We are currently recruiting for a research and conservation assistant based at our research office in Lilongwe, to conduct the field research and outreach in partnership with our community outreach workers under the supervision of Dr Emma Stone.

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