Panthera Community Engagement Officer Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

Panthera Community Engagement Officer Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. Panthera Zambia programme looking for “Community Engagement Officer”. Applicants with A University Degree may apply on or before June 04, 2022.

Founded in 2006, Panthera is devoted to the conservation of the world’s 40 species of wild cats and the vast ecosystems they inhabit. Our team of biologists, data scientists, law enforcement experts and wild cat advocates studies and protects the seven species of big cats: cheetahs, jaguars, leopards, lions, pumas, snow leopards and tigers. Panthera also creates targeted conservation strategies for the world’s most threatened and overlooked small cats.

Panthera Community Engagement Officer Jobs 2022

The Panthera has published a job vacancy announcement on May 24, 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Community Engagement Officer to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter Panthera
Position Community Engagement Officer
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required N/A
Application Deadline June 04, 2022

Panthera Job Vacancy 2022

  • Bachelor’s degree (a background in biological sciences or wildlife management will be an advantage to candidates but not a necessity).

Skills and personal attributes

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Proficiency in Nyanja and/or Lozi. Proficiency in additional local languages including Ila, Kaonde and Tonga will be advantageous
  • Diplomacy and well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Critical and logical thinker with an enquiring mind
  • Strong computer skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • An ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • An ability to take initiative and deliver a high standard of work.
  • Willingness to adhere to institutional procedures and standards
  • A clear sense of institutional propriety with respect to accountability and transparency
  • Unimpeachable integrity
  • Living conditions are rough and familiarity with bush living in remote wilderness areas is a must. The candidate must be willing to spend extended periods of time working in remote environments
  • A clean driving license for manual vehicles with a minimum of one year’s experience is a necessity. Off-road driving experience is advantageous
  • Demonstrable interest in and knowledge of wildlife conservation
  • Flexible and responsive to the needs of organization
  • Good time management; able to meet deadlines

Tasks will include:

  • Assisting with conducting interviews with community members and other stakeholders
  • Data capture
  • Assisting with data analysis and interpretation
  • Preparing reports
  • Working with Panthera colleagues, communities and partner organisations to develop innovative and practical solutions to complex conservation challenges
  • Where necessary, attending and assisting with training events and workshops
  • Participating in regular internal project meetings
  • Representing Panthera in external meetings and fora where requested
  • Assisting with project administration including monthly financial reporting
  • Assisting Panthera staff with other programmatic needs where necessary

How to Apply Panthera Community Engagement Officer Jobs 2022

Please submit a CV with two contactable referees and a cover letter outlining your suitability and interest in fulfilling the role as one single document to the Panthera Careers Page. Submissions that do not include a cover letter will not be considered.

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Official Website panthera.org/careers