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Human Resources Officer
  • Washington, D.C.

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is one of the leading international conservation organizations focused solely on the African continent. AWF is seeking a high-performing Human Resources Officer to serve as the primary point of contact for human resources (HR) related needs in AWF's Washington, D.C. office, specifically benefits, recruitment, and employment practices. S/he will also serve as the administrative arm for the HR team, administering databases, producing contracts and correspondence, and executing other elements of the departmental workflow, as directed by the Director Human Resources, Admin & Organizational Development (DHRAOD).

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Apply Posted on 03/26/19
Deputy Program Manager (Directeur de Programme Adjoint)
  • Kedougou, Senegal

For more than 50 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a key player in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF is seeking a dynamic and high-performing individual to implement an integrated conservation and livelihoods program in Kedougou Region, SE Senegal in partnership with the Municipal Council (MC) of Tomboronkoto Commune and Petowal Mining Company (PMC). The Deputy Program Manager will work under the overall supervision of AWF’s Vice President, Programs for West and Central Africa. This position will be based in Kedougou Region, Senegal for a two-year period with the potential for extension.

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Apply Posted on 02/11/19
Deputy Program Manager
  • Kedougou, Senegal

For more than 50 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a leader in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF is seeking a dynamic and high-performing individual to implement an integrated conservation and livelihoods program in Kedougou Region, SE Senegal in partnership with the Municipal Council (MC) of Tomboronkoto Commune and Petowal Mining Company (PMC). Under the overall supervision of AWF’s Vice President, Programs for West and Central Africa, the Deputy Program Manager. This position will be based in Kedougou Region, Senegal for a two-year period with the potential for extension.

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Apply Posted on 02/08/19
Senior Program Manager
  • Kedougou, Senegal

For more than 50 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a key player in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF will implement an integrated conservation and livelihoods program in Kedougou Region, SE Senegal in partnership with the Municipal Council (MC) of Tomboronkoto Commune and Petowal Mining Company (PMC). Under the overall supervision of AWF’s Vice President, Programs for West and Central Africa, the Senior Program Manager is responsible for the setup of this multi-year program and for overseeing the delivery and management of the pilot phase program activities, including all technical, financial, human resources, and administrative matters.

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Apply Posted on 01/25/19
Accounting & Compliance Manager
  • Washington, D.C.

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is one of the leading international conservation organizations focused solely on the African continent. AWF works to ensure that the wildlife and wild lands thrive in modern Africa. The organization is seeking a high-performing Accounting & Compliance Manager — an integral part of AWF’s financial management team serving as a key player in the production of financial reporting and compliance. This coordination will include the oversight of the monthly accounting activity by ensuring an accurate and timely close for financial reporting; managing the annual organizational audit, along with supporting all donor-related audits.

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Apply Posted on 12/07/18

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Consultancy - GIS & Ecological Assessment
  • Mbire, Zimbabwe

I. Background

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is implementing an EU-funded project “Partnership for improved anti-poaching and compatible land use in community lands of the lower Zambezi–Mana Pools Transboundary Conservation Area”. Under Specific Objective 3, the project is establishing a Community Wildlife Conservancy (CWC) in one of the district’s hunting concessions.

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Apply Posted on 02/11/19
Call for Proposals - Land-Use Plan Development
  • Zambezi Valley, Zimbabwe

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) was founded in 1961, is headquartered in Kenya, and is one of the leading international conservation organizations focused exclusively on Africa. AWF’s mission is to ensure wildlife and wild lands thrive in a modern Africa.

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Apply Posted on 02/11/19

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African Wildlife Foundation is committed to recruit and hire qualified staff and to treat its employees equally in all respects, without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin, age, marital status, personal appearance, gender identification, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, physical handicap, HIV status, matriculation and political affiliation, disability, or any other classification considered unlawfully discriminatory under any applicable law.

Moreover, it is the policy of AWF to provide a working environment that is free from discrimination, sexual harassment, and any other unlawful or inappropriate conduct by fellow workers and supervisors. AWF and its employees shall be sensitive to cultural values and practices within its area of operation.

Further, harassment or discrimination based on an individual's race, color, religion, sex or national origin, age, marital status, personal appearance, gender identification, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, physical handicap, HIV status, matriculation and political affiliation, disability, or any other classification considered unlawfully discriminatory under any applicable law will not be tolerated.

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