Job title: Alumni Project Officer for the Tropical Biology Association (re-advertisement)
The Tropical Biology Association (TBA) is an international NGO that builds expertise in biodiversity research and conservation. The TBA, through Nature Kenya seeks to recruit a motivatedteam-player with plenty of initiative to run its follow up support programme and network.
The follow up support aims topromote collaboration and networking between past participants of the TBA training courses, as well as help them build a solid career in conservation. This is a renowned flagship activity of the Tropical Biology Association. The post holder will manage the follow up support programme and develop bettercommunication with alumni networks and TBA’s external audiences.
Main duties and responsibilities
Manage and develop the TBA follow up support programme (50% of the time)
Develop the publicity and communication of the follow up support programme (30%)
Other dutiesespecially online content management and publicity (20%)
Qualifications, minimum knowledge and skills needed for the job
Eligible Kenyans are encouraged to apply for this exciting yet challenging full-time job to be based at the TBA offices in Nairobi, Kenya.Gross salary scalein the range of KSh50,000 to KSh60,000 with full family medical cover.
Application should include
(a) Letter of motivation detailing your motivation and qualifications for the job. Please include: i) strength in communication, and knowledge of natural sciences, ii) previous engagement in network facilitation, if any, and iii) projected career plans for the next 3-5 years; (b) CV with your full contacts and contacts of two referees.
Interested candidates should apply byemail via email@example.com
Application deadline: Friday 22 August 2014. Short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews to happen towards the end of August 2014 at the Nature Kenya offices, Nairobi.
Important NOTES to applicants (applications not following these guidelines will be disqualified)
Please ensure you: (i) Make the ref ‘Alumni Project Officer position’ as your email subject, and
(ii) Save your attachments with both your surname (then) first name e.g. Mwangi_DenisCV or Mwangi_DenisMotivationletter.
For further information about TBA and its follow up support programme see www.tropical-biology.org