FFI tuyển điều phối dự án

Tổ chức Bảo tồn Động thực vật Quốc tế (FFI) hiện đang tuyển một điều phối dự án làm việc tại Hà Giang. Hạn cuối nộp hồ sơ: 30/10/2009.

Project Coordinator for Ha Giang Province, northern Vietnam
, to coordinate project activities of Fauna & Flora International (FFI) for the conservation of Ha Giang’s unique biodiversity, in particular the Critically Endangered Tonkin Snub-nosed Monkey – one of the world’s rarest monkeys. Ha Giang Province is an area of strategic interest for the FFI Vietnam Programme, recognising the high biodiversity values of Ha Giang’s forests, including the Tonkin snub-nosed monkey, but also rare tree species and poorly known amphibian and reptile species.

The recruited person will work closely with Ha Giang Forest Protection Department to implement projects and coordinate activities with commune authorities, local people and other project partners. FFI places strong emphasis on involving local communities in conservation. As such the recruited person will need to be adaptable, innovative and willing to take on new challenges to address FFI’s goals to support biodiversity conservation.

There will also be a strong expectation for developing the conservation programme of FFI in Ha Giang and for the recruited person to develop their own role within FFI.

Starting date: As soon as possible

Duration: One year with expectation for renewal depending upon performance.

• Demonstrated commitment to nature conservation
• University education in forestry, biology, rural development and agriculture or similar subjects.
• At least 5 years experience in conservation/natural resource management or similarly related field
• Self-motivated and confident to work independently in remote mountainous areas
• Strong relationship-building and facilitation skills
• Good organisational and planning skills
• Vietnamese national
• Good English language

Interested applicants are invited to send a letter and CV in English by Friday 30 October 2009 to: Mr. Paul Insua-Cao, Vietnam Primate Programme Manager; E-mail: paul.insua-cao@fauna-flora.org; or FFI Vietnam Programme Office at: 340 Nghi Tam, Tay Ho, Ha Noi; Tel: 04.7194117. Ext: 22.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviewing.

For more information about FFI visit: www.fauna-flora.org

Persons without a strong commitment to biodiversity conservation need not apply.