Salary: USD 38,000 – USD 40,000
Start Date: As soon as possible
Contract Type: Two-year fixed-term contract
Location: The position will be based in Yambio, with travel to project sites in the field and elsewhere internationally as required
FFI is seeking an experienced conservation professional to fulfil the role of Landscape Manager, Western Equatoria assuming responsibility for the implementation and development of FFI’s work in the Western Equatoria landscape in South Sudan.
The successful candidate will have an excellent proven track record in supporting protected area management, ideally co-management and development models working with community members, in Africa. They will be skilled in providing strategic advice and technical input to the design, development, implementation, evaluation and reporting for projects and will have excellent project, grant and financial management skills, including experience managing large statutory funds such as EU and USAID.
Highly effective leadership and people management skills are essential to the role to ensure a professional and motivated 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 with partner organisations and relevant stakeholders, from local communities and community-based organisations to funders.
The successful candidate will have a substantial proven track record in project management, fundraising and capacity building and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the statutory and regulatory frameworks within which FFI operates in East Africa, as well as a commitment to organisational and legal compliance.
Please view the following document for further details of the position and how to apply:
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