Country Manager, South Sudan

Salary: USD 50,000 – USD 60,000 per annum, dependent on experience

Start Date: As soon as possible

Contract Type: Two-year, fixed-term contract

Location: FFI’s office Juba, with regular travel to FFI’s office in Yambio and project sites. International travel to FFI’s office in East Africa and/or FFI’s head office in Cambridge, UK may be required

FFI is seeking a highly experienced conservation professional to fulfil the role of Country Manager, South Sudan, assuming responsibility for the development, management and implementation of FFI’s growing South Sudan programme.

The successful candidate will have experience in providing technical input into the design, development, implementation and evaluation of biodiversity and conservation projects within conflict affected countries in Africa. They will also demonstrate a strong proven track record in operational, project, grant and financial management at a similar level and be skilled in providing strategic advice.

Strong leadership and people management skills are essential to the role to build and lead a professional team that delivers effectively against project aims, objectives and timelines.  The role also requires a skilled and credible communicator, who is confident in developing and managing relationships at senior level with partner organisations and relevant stakeholders, including donors, funders and government.

Please view the following document for further details of the position and how to apply:

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The closing date for applications is Sunday, 21 August 2022.