IBA / KBA Research Assistant
Application deadline: Tuesday 24 May 2022
BirdLife International is the world’s largest nature conservation partnership. Through our unique local-to-global approach, we deliver high impact and long-term conservation for the benefit of nature and people.
We are looking for someone to support BirdLife’s scientific work on Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) and Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs), including: supporting BirdLife Partners to maintain and update their IBA inventories and to identify Key Biodiversity Areas (including through mobilising and helping to update key datasets); improving GIS data on IBA/KBA boundaries to fill gaps in the dataset and resolve deficiencies in the data; undertaking IBA/KBA data extraction and analysis as needed; and supporting in other aspects of our science work on IBAs/KBAs.
The ideal candidate will have
See the full job description on the BirdLife International website.
Application: Applications should include a covering letter summarising the applicant’s suitability for the position, a detailed CV and contact details of two referees known to the applicant in a professional capacity. Applications should be sent by email, stating where the advert was seen, to [email protected] marking your application with “IBA / KBA Research Assistant” in the subject line.
Interviews: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.