Position Title: Site Leader
Location: Indonesia; mainly field based
Closing date for applications: October 21st, 2018
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract duration: Fixed-term 2-year contract, with opportunities for renewal
Remuneration: Competitive salary based on experience
Blue Ventures is an award-winning marine conservation organisation working to rebuild tropical fisheries with coastal communities. We’re committed to protecting marine biodiversity in ways that benefit coastal people. We work in places where the ocean is vital to local cultures and economies, and where there is a fundamental unmet need to support human development.
Summary Job Description
In Madagascar, Blue Ventures has pioneered an integrated approach to locally-led mangrove management and we are looking to share our experience with communities and organisations in the Asia-Pacific region, and also learn from our collaborators in the process. Over the past year, we have partnered with the Indonesian NGO Blue Forests (Yayasan Hutan Biru) to scope for potential sites in Indonesia where such an approach might be applicable.
The successful candidate will be a motivated, proactive, strategic and highly organised individual, with a keen interest and passion in working in the marine conservation sector and strong skills in building relationships and supporting collaboration with multiple actors.
Applicants should apply online, using the form below, by 21st October 2018.
Please note that applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and first-round interviews may be conducted with short-listed candidates before the application deadline.