RSPB- Partner Development Officer, West Africa

Application deadline: Thursday, 24. April 2014 - 23:45

Location: Bedfordshire / West Africa
Salary: £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent

Internationally the RSPB supports local NGO partners to implement successful conservation programmes and ultimately achieve self-sufficiency. This position is to co-ordinate the RSPB's BirdLife partner development programme in West Africa, initially in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria. This includes partner support, organisational capacity building, fundraising, project management, and advocacy. You will need to have experience of the region and work experience in NGOs and organisational development. You must be able to work under minimum supervision and have excellent diplomatic, communication and negotiation skills. You will be expected to spend a significant number of nights and weekends overseas each year, the majority of which will be unaccompanied.

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