Position: Project Manager (Conservation and Policy, Fixed-term contract for 7 years, full time)
Salary: £35,833 - £38,663 Inclusive of London weighting
Location: ZSL London Zoo, hybrid working 2 days per week from home.
The purpose of this role is to support the effective management, delivery and reporting of the BLF project and associated co-financing. This is an exciting and demanding role for a driven project manager who has a passion for biodiversity conservation focussed on the Congo Basin. Based in the UK, the post holder will work closely with central ZSL teams as well as the Regional Lead for West and Central Africa and the BLF Team Leader, both based in Cameroon.
We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds and celebrate the value of having a team of employees with diverse skills, experiences, and heritage. We are committed to ensuring our teams can bring their authentic selves to work without fear of discrimination. ZSL has active equality networks for our staff with lived experience and those who provide active allyship in Race and Culture, Team Pride, Disability Network, and Menopause Network, complemented by our strategic EDI Steering Group.
We’re ZSL, an international conservation charity. Through our unrivalled animal experts in our two zoos (London Zoo and Whipsnade Zoo), the work of our pioneering scientists, our dedicated conservationists, our purpose is to inspire, inform and empower people to stop wild animals going extinct. Our vision is a world where wildlife thrives and we’re working every day to achieve this. From investigating the health threats facing animals, to helping people and wildlife live alongside each other, we are committed to bringing wildlife back from the brink of extinction.
What do we offer?
At ZSL, we are proud of our approach to employee benefits. Our benefits include:
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Closing date for applications: Midnight (23:59) on 3rd December 2023
Provisional interview date: Week of the 11th December
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