Project Manager, LIFE PanPuffinus!

BirdLife Malta

Ta’ Xbiex, Malta

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract [email protected] (+356) 21347645/6 Nicholas Barbara

Reference: LIFE19 NAT/MT/982

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Saturday, 7th November 2020  

Project Manager - LIFE PanPuffinus!

Team: BirdLife Malta Conservation Team

Location: Malta

Reporting to: Head of Conservation

BirdLife Malta, in conjunction with the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture and its BirdLife partners in Portugal, Spain, France and Greece is embarking on the new EU LIFE-funded project LIFE PanPuffinus! for the conservation of the threatened Balearic Shearwater and the vulnerable Yelkouan Shearwater across the Mediterranean.

To oversee the successful implementation of this five-year venture, we are looking to fill the post of Project Manager, based in Malta.

Applicants must have at least three years’ experience of project and people management, preferably in the fields of conservation, fisheries or related subjects, and be able to demonstrate excellent team working, communication and interpersonal skills. Budget management and financial control experience would be considered an asset.

Previous experience in LIFE projects or species-based conservation projects, and the ability to communicate in the partnership languages will be preferable.

Applications consisting of a cover letter and CV are to be sent by email to [email protected] by 7th November 2020.

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