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AGRONOMIST – ETHIOPIA

We are seeking to recruit an Agronomist to join our growing portfolio in Ethiopia. The Agronomist will have expertise in agronomy and will focus on developing business cases and improved agricultural practice small-scale irrigation farms and rainfed agricultural systems (both crop and livestock) from upland catchments throughout the basin to Lake Abijatta Shalla National Park downstream. The successful candidate will join as a Young Expert and take part in the Dutch Young Expert Programme (www.yepprogrammes.com ), which includes an extensive training programme in the Netherlands as well as the opportunity to develop a national and international network. Download the full job description below.  Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae and covering letter and be emailed to [email protected]  and copied to [email protected] and clearly marked – Application for Agronomist – Ethiopia –  no later than 5pm Ethiopian time on 30th November 2018.

PROJECT OFFICER – UGANDA

We are seeking to recruit a project officer in Uganda who will spearhead and support the implementation of one of our programmes – EU DEVCO funded programme aimed at up-scaling community resilience. Download the full job description below. Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae and covering letter and be emailed to [email protected]  and copied to [email protected] and clearly marked – Application for Project Officer – Uganda –  no later than 5pm Ugandan time on 30th November 2018.

YEP WATER POSITION WETLANDS  INTERNATIONAL – ETHIOPIA

Wetlands International provides technical and strategic backstopping to Wetlands International Eastern Africa Office. Its role is therefore to mentor as well as provide guidance to the local partner organisation. As such we are seeking to have a Young Expert on board to support one of our latest projects in the Ziway Shalla Basin programme as coordinator for water allocation planning and capacity building of the Rift Valley Lakes Basin Authority. This YEP position will be co-funded by World Waternet. To submit your application kindly follow the link below to access the full ToR. Deadline for submission is 19th November 2018.  https://carerix.yepprogrammes.com/cxportal/jobdetails/166/Ethiopia/YEP-WATER-POSITION-Wetlands-International.html

EXTERNAL AUDITING FIRM

We are seeking to hire an external auditing firm that will provide an independent professional opinion on the financial position of Wetlands International Eastern Africa (Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Tanzania) and ensure that the funds utilized for activities have been used for their intended purposes among other auditing requirements as stated in the TOR. To submit an application, interested firms must send a full technical and financial offer in electronic version at the following address: [email protected] with a copy to [email protected]. Deadline for submission is 30th November 2018.

FIELD COORDINATOR – CENTRAL RIFT VALLEY

We are seeking to recruit a Field Coordinator who will support the field level implementation of projects in the Central Rift Valley in collaboration with project partners. Parallel to this, the Field Coordinator is also expected to support in raising the profile of Wetlands International at local, regional and national levels. Download the full job description below.  Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae and covering letter and be emailed to [email protected]  and copied to [email protected] and clearly marked – Application for Technical Coordinator – Central Rift Valley, Ethiopia –  no later than 5pm Ethiopian time on November 23rd 2018

TOR-Field-Coordinator-Central Rift Valley.pdf

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PROJECT MANAGER / CONSULTANT ETHIOPIA

We are seeking to recruit a project manager/ consultant for the Opening Phase of Sustainable Water Management for Food Security and Nutrition in Agriculture and Food Systems project in Ethiopia. The consultant will support the collection and analysis of data for the development of the project proposal for SDC’s initiative on Sustainable Water Management for Food Security and Nutrition in Agriculture and Food Systems with a focus on the Central Rift Valley in Ethiopia. Download the full job description below. Applicants must submit their applications including a cover letter and a Curriculum vitae toemailed to [email protected] with a copy to [email protected] by COB on 22nd October 2018.

CONSULTANCY FOR DEVELOPMENT OF MERU COUNTY WATER SECTOR POLICY 

Wetlands International is implementing a project titled “Creating shared value over water resources in Upper Tana, Kenya”. This project is aimed at empowering civil society organisations to lead efforts in evidence-based lobbying and advocacy on landscape approaches for Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) and biodiversity conservation in Upper Tana, Kenya. The project’s focus is on mainstreaming biodiversity into wider development policies, plans, and projects to deliver the co-benefits of biodiversity conservation, improved local livelihoods and economic development in the Upper Tana. The interventions contribute to Sustainable Development Goal 6 on universal access to water and sanitation services, and water security by making the voices of citizens heard and strengthening governance and accountability in water resources management. This project is implemented in Kirinyaga, Meru and Nyeri Counties in partnership with the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF). The objective of this consultancy is to support Meru County to formulate a water policy using a participatory process involving all key stakeholders. In conducting the proposed assignment the Consultant will be expected to use all applicable tools to collect relevant information that will inform the process of policy, legislative and institutional assessment.

Download the full job description below. The bidding is a competitive process. Interested Consultants are expected to respond by submitting a proposal on their understanding of this ToR, stated experience and expertise to undertake the Assignment with a clear outline of the methodology including the work plan and budget. The application should be sent on or before Friday, 12 October 2018, via email to [email protected] with a copy to [email protected]

ToR Meru County Water Sector Policy Consultant.pdf

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PROGRAMME MANAGER, ETHIOPIA

The Ethiopia Country Program seeks to recruit a Programme Manager to represent Wetlands International in Ethiopia and to lead and further assist in nurturing and developing our growing programme portfolio, guided by the Wetlands International East Africa strategy. The Programme Manager, Ethiopia, will be responsible for the successful programme and project implementation, provide strategic guidance and coaching to in-country staff, ensure uptake of the Wetlands International track record and knowledge base among staff, ensure maximum synergies between projects in same geographical locations, ensure sound operational and financial management and compliance with internal policies and procedures and directly contribute to implementation when needed.

Download the full job description below. Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae and covering letter and be emailed to [email protected] with a copy to [email protected] and clearly marked
– Application for Programme Manager, Ethiopia, no later than 5pm Ethiopian time on October 17th 2018.

FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT TANZANIA

Wetlands International Office in Tanzania is seeking to recruit a Finance and Administration Assistant who will provide efficient and reliable Financial and Administrative support for the Tanzania Mangrove Capital Africa Project office and work closely with the respective project staff. S/he will work closely with the Finance Officer in the Nairobi Office and other teams in East Africa to ensure timely planning of office expenditures (supplier bills, procurements etc) and that accurate financial records are kept.

Download the full job description below. Interested applicants should send non-returnable applications with a CV and copies of credentials within ten calendar days of this advertisement to [email protected] with copy to [email protected] and [email protected] no later than 5 pm on 17th September 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Finance-and-Administration-Assistant-Tanzania-Final-TOR.pdf

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COMMUNICATIONS INTERN

Wetlands International Office in Kenya is seeking a public relations and communications intern. This a temporary position Under the direct supervision and guidance of the Communications Lead East-Africa, the intern will assist the Team in various activities related to the Wetlands International communications activities.

Download the full job description below. All applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be emailed to [email protected] with a copy to [email protected] with the following subject line: Internship – Public relations and communications, no later than 5 pm on 31st July 2018.

CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF WETLANDS MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR KINAITE WATERSHED

Wetlands International East Africa under the Partners for Resilience Programme is seeking to recruit a consultant to develop a Wetlands Management Plan for sustainable management of Kinaite Watershed. The Plan will propose actions to initiate joint measures for improved wetlands management in future including screening investments and mainstreaming regulatory and socio-economic valuations in wetlands planning and management through Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs), Environmental Audits (EAs), Strategic Environment Analysis (SEA), among other tools.

Download the full job description below. The bidding is a competitive process. Interested Consultants are expected to respond by submitting a proposal on their understanding of this ToR, stated experience and expertise to undertake the Assignment with a clear outline of the methodology including the work plan and budget. The application should be sent on or before Friday 29th June 2018, via email to [email protected] with a copy to [email protected]

Terms-of-Reference-ToRs-for-development-of-Kinaite-Wetlands-Management-Plan_South-Sudan.pdf

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FINANCE INTERN

Wetlands International Office in Kenya is seeking a Finance intern. This a temporary position Under the direct supervision and guidance of the Finance Officer Eastern-Africa, the intern will assist the Team in various activities as outlined in the TOR.

Download the full job description below. Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and be emailed to [email protected] with a copy to [email protected] with the following subject line: Internship – Finance, no later than 5pm on 15th June 2018.

CONSULTANCY SERVICES TO CONDUCT AN ASSESSMENT OF THE CURRENT AND POTENTIAL ECONOMICS OF ECOSYSTEMS AND BIODIVERSITY OF ABIJATTA-SHALLA LAKES NATIONAL PARK, ETHIOPIA

Wetlands International is implementing Climate Resilient Flyway Project in Ethiopia in collaboration with other partners and is seeking to recruit a consultant to conduct an assessment of the current and potential Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity of Abijatta-Shalla Lakes National Park. The aim of the study is to give insight into the current and potential economic value of the ecosystem services the Abijata-Shalla National Park provides and subsequently improving the conditions of the park by attracting more attention and resources (political and administrative support, infrastructure, manpower and finance) to the park while boosting the revenue from the tourism.

Interested consultants are expected to respond by submitting a proposal on their understanding of this ToRs, stated experience and expertise to undertake the Assignment with a clear outline of the methodology including the work plan and budget. The application should be sent on or by 5th April 2018, via email to [email protected] with copies to [email protected] and [email protected]

TOR-FOR-ECONOMIC-EVALUATION-OF-ECOSYSTEMS-BIODIVERSITY-ABIJATTA-SHALLA-LAKES-NATIONAL-PARK.pdf

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CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR STAKEHOLDER MAPPING AND ANALYSIS – MANGROVE CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT – RUFIJI DELTA, TANZANIA

The Mangrove Capital Africa (MCA) program initiated by Wetlands International is seeking to recruit a consultant to conduct a stakeholder mapping and analysis for mangrove conservation and management on the coast of Tanzania with a specific focus on the Rufiji Delta. Therefore, we are seeking a qualified candidate to pursue this assignment.  The Mangrove Capital Africa (MCA) program is a 10-year program whose vision is: Mangroves and their biodiversity are healthy, improving the livelihoods of millions of people and protecting them against the dangers of climate change.

The bidding is a competitive process. Interested Consultants are expected to respond by submitting a proposal on their understanding of this ToR, stated experience and expertise to undertake the Assignment with a clear outline of the methodology including the work plan and budget. The application should be sent on or before 5th April 2018, via email to [email protected] with copies to [email protected] and [email protected]

Consultancy Services for Stakeholder Mapping and Analysis-Rufiji Delta

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