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19
April
2017

WCS Rwanda Country Director

Views: 634 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Monday, 15 May 2017

To effectively lead and manage the WCS Rwanda Country Program, based in the capital Kigali. The primary focus of the Country Program is to work in partnership with the Rwanda Government to protect globally significant biodiversity and the critical natural resource base within and outside of protected areas.  

10
April
2017

Niassa National Reserve Business Development Manager

Views: 534 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 21 April 2017

WCS is seeking applicants for the position of Business Development Manager for Niassa National Reserve (NNR) in Mozambique. 

10
April
2017

Education Manager

Views: 360 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Monday, 24 April 2017

Applications from South African residents are invited for the position of Education Manager, to join our dynamic team in the Western Cape. Reporting to the Executive Director, the successful applicant will be responsible for the management of SANCCOB’s Education Programmes for adults and children.

06
April
2017

Rehabilitation Assistant Lilongwe Wildlife Centre

Views: 845 Volunteer Opportunities Application deadline: Friday, 14 April 2017

You want to work as a rehabilitation assistant for one year and you enjoy working with primates! Apply now and join this conservation organization that has been awarded and accredited for their exceptional welfare standards!

29
March
2017

Bat Field Assistant - Malawi

Views: 693 Volunteer Opportunities Application deadline: Friday, 28 April 2017

African Bat Conservation conducts research on bats and insects out of our field research center based in Vwaza Marsh Wildlife Reserve. We are currently recruiting for a field assistant based at our research center in Vwaza to conduct field research in partnership with our community outreach workers under the supervision of Dr Emma Stone and our Senior RA Matt Town.

25
March
2017

Bat research and conservation assistant - Urban Malawi

Views: 679 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Tuesday, 25 April 2017

African Bat Conservation (ABC) is a non-profit conservation research project based in Malawi, operating under UK Charity Conservation Research Africa (CRA) and in partnership with the University of Bristol and Cardiff University, UK. The position is based in Lilongwe, and requires field work at night and in the day. Therefore you will need to be willing to work in the field at night, out of hours. This post offers an excellent opportunity for career development for a researcher who is interested in applied conservation biology, bats and human-wildlife conflict.

 

11
March
2017

Clinical Veterinarian

Views: 606 Conservation Jobs

SANCCOB is seeking a full-time Clinical Veterinarian at its Cape Town seabird centre. Requirements: SAVC registered veterinarian; Demonstrable experience/interest in avian medicine and conservation advantageous; supervision of specialist seabird rehabilitation; Valid driver’s licence; Proficiency in Microsoft Office; Support in SANCCOB’s research; Take on a leadership role with the Oiled Wildlife Response team, during a spill or large bird intake; Excellent English communication skills (verbal and written) and experience in scientific writing will be an advantage.

04
March
2017

WCS Bushmeat Specialist

Views: 860 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Thursday, 30 March 2017

WCS Bushmeat Specialist

The bushmeat specialist will serve as the technical lead to the WCS urban bushmeat team, leading the design of research with partners, supervising field research, co-designing and tracking the program’s monitoring and evaluation work, providing advice to country programs on bushmeat related issues, and reporting and writing up program results for scientific and lay audiences.  

02
March
2017

Organizational Development Officer

Views: 937 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 31 March 2017

The EAGLE Network is looking for professionals with some experience of living and working in Africa.  We are looking for individuals with strong personal engagement and internal motivation to effect change in Africa through activism, fighting wildlife crime and corruption. The Organizational Development Officer is a proactive role, which is designed to support the Network Members and the EAGLE Network to succeed.  It is responsible for identifying and leading organizational development needs, undertaking personnel development both within the Network Members and across the Network and spearheading innovative initiatives that will enable the EAGLE Network to be successful in its mission to foster activism and take forward the fight against corruption.

02
March
2017

Field Investigations Officer

Views: 1223 Conservation Jobs

The EAGLE Network is looking for professionals with some experience of living, travelling or working in Africa.  We are looking for individuals with strong personal engagement and internal motivation to effect change in Africa through activism, fighting wildlife crime and corruption. The Field Investigations Officer is a new position in the Central Coordination Unit. His/her role is to elevate the field investigations level in each project, develop new trust building methods and field investigations techniques and ensure the professional level of investigators in the Network.

28
February
2017

Niassa National Reserve Law Enforcement Advisor

Views: 730 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Niassa National Reserve Law Enforcement Advisor

WCS is seeking applicants for the position of Law Enforcement Advisor for Niassa National Reserve in Mozambique. This position is responsible for advising on and supporting all law enforcement (LE) activities and operations in Niassa National Reserve (NNR) – which is managed under a partnership agreement between WCS and Mozambique’s Protected Area Authority (ANAC).

18
February
2017

Chipembele Wildllife Education Trust - General Manager

Views: 1166 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 10 March 2017

Chipembele Wildlife Education Trust (CWET) is seeking a full-time General Manager to oversee all financial and administrative operations and programmes of the organisation. CWET is a dynamic and award winning conservation education NGO that operates in the area of Mfuwe, a rapidly growing rural settlement close to South Luangwa National Park, Zambia. The primary aim of the organisation is to educate local children about wildlife, the environment and conservation.    

14
February
2017

Sanctuary Veterinarian - Lilongwe Wildlife Centre

Views: 669 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Tuesday, 28 February 2017

The Lilongwe Wildlife Trust is seeking a creative, mature, problem-solving veterinarian. The successful candidate will not only have a deep knowledge of clinical veterinary medicine, he / she will be an innovator who can tackle challenges and solve them, a skilled manager of staff, research and resources and a visionary who can make continuous improvements to the organization.

01
February
2017

Chimpanzee Sanctuary Programme Manager

Views: 1417 Conservation Jobs

Tacugama is looking for a Programme Manager to start in early spring 2017. The main focus of the post is to drive the sustainability of the sanctuary’s work to protect chimpanzees and their habitat in Sierra Leone. 

24
January
2017

SANCCOB Research Assistant

Views: 1668 Conservation Jobs Application deadline: Friday, 10 February 2017

SANCCOB is a leader in seabird rehabilitation, research and oiled wildlife response and achieves this internationally recognised work through applying high rehabilitation standards and compassionate care. With 48 years of experience in the field, and a track record of successfully admitting more than 95,000 seabirds, the aim of the organisation is to conserve seabirds, especially the endangered African penguin. The organisation seeks to employ a Research Assistant reporting to the Research Manager.

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