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The East African : Sep 12th 2015
The EastAfrican ADVERTISEMENT SEPTEMBER 12-18,2015 39 VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NATURAL CAPITAL ACCOUNTING (NCA) DIRECTOR Conservation International is looking for an innovative and strategic leader to be appointed as the Natural Capital Accounting Director to be based in Nairobi, Kenya. S/he will lead, develop and grow programs on ecosystem valuation and natural resource assessments, natural capital accounting and ecosystem accounting in Africa. The position will also support development and implementation of payment for ecosystem services projects in the region. Required skills include: • Advance degree (Ph.D. preferred) in economics, biological, environmental or related field and a minimum of 7 years work experience in scientific research such as ecosystem valuation or natural capital accounting • Demonstrated experience in natural capital accounting / ecosystem valuation. • 2-3 years supervisory experience. • Proven ability to lead scientific teams and work well across cultures and within and across organizations. • Proficient in Microsoft Office or Google Docs and familiarity with software systems, terminology and procedures. • Fluent in English with French as additional preferred language • Able to work extended or irregular hours in remote locations in Africa and travel internationally up to 30% time. Applications should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org and must be received by September 30, 2015. Please reference NCA Director in subject line.
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