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Opportunities

The EDGE team sometimes has opportunities for staff, volunteers and students to join us, and we’ll be posting details when they arise. Please check back here for updates.

All ZSL vacancies for staff, volunteers and students can be found here.

EDGE Social Dimensions Specialist

We are looking for someone with expertise in social research and evaluation to join our team in London.

This role will oversee and be responsible for evaluation and social science data collection, delivery of CEPA (communication, education and public awareness activities) and stakeholder facilitation. The successful candidate will provide social science training, supervision and expertise for early career conservationists and future conservation leaders (EDGE Fellows and Affiliates). This technical expert will train and advise other staff and remote consultants so that they are also able to support the social components of the projects carried out by EDGE Fellows and Affiliates. This role will also lead on the development of robust monitoring and evaluation of the work carried out by the EDGE of Existence programme.

The deadline for applications is Midnight (BST) on Friday the 20th September. Please find more details and apply through the ZSL website here.

Request for proposals (RFP) for: Regional Projects Manager – Africa

ZSL’s EDGE of Existence team is looking for a consultant Regional Projects Manager to support EDGE fellowships and projects in the Africa region. We are primarily looking for assistance with project management, ecological research and social engagement for the new Africa EDGE Fellowship projects, including training and ongoing supervision of EDGE Fellows.

The new Fellowships will focus on the conservation of EDGE mammals, amphibians, birds, reptiles and sharks and proposals should outline previous experience in ecological research of at least one of these taxonomic groups.

This request for proposals will be open until midnight (GMT) on Wednesday 30th Oct 2019. Please get in touch with us before the 16th October if you are interested in submitting a proposal.  Full details on how to apply can be found here.