Site Manager – Game Reserves Western Equatoria, South Sudan

Salary: USD 33,000 Per annum

Start Date: As soon as possible

Contract Type: Two years, fixed-term contract

Location: This position is based at FFI’s office in Yambio, with domestic travel to Juba as required. International travel to FFI’s office in Kampala, Uganda and FFI’s head office in Cambridge, UK may be required.

FFI is seeking an experienced conservation professional to fulfil the role of Site Manager – Game Reserves, assuming responsibility for managing implementation and development of FFI’s work in Bire Kpatuos and Bangangai Game Reserves.

The successful candidate will have with a strong 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.

Strong 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. Additionally, the ability to lead and operate in a conflict / post-conflict situation is essential.

The successful candidate will have a strong track record in project management, fundraising and capacity building, as well as a commitment to organisational, donor and legal compliance.

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, 23 May 2021.