Overview

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

Founded in 1903, Fauna & Flora International (FFI) is the world’s longest established international conservation organisation. Our vision is to create a sustainable future for the planet where biodiversity is conserved by the people living closest to it. We aim to do this through the conservation of threatened species and ecosystems worldwide, choosing solutions that are sustainable, based on sound science and take account of human needs. We have become a trusted entity in the world of conservation. Today FFI is active in over 40 countries.

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.

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