News: Eastern & Southern Africa Programme
UK’s House of Lords recognises WWF’s work in Kenya
Lord Hunt of Chesterton singled out a WWF project in Kenya's Kiunga Marine National Reserve, where ...
WWF’s unique role in management of water resources in Kenya laudable, says World Bank
A World Bank survey reveals that WWF is the only organization in Kenya seriously undertaking ...
Save freshwater sources to avert floods, famine, and drought - WWF
WWF has called on the Kenyan government to take a broader approach to water management, looking ...
WWF launches radio project in Africa to enhance environmental awareness
WWF has initiated an environment news service for radio stations across Africa in a bid to improve ...
New initiative launched to help the world's forests
Ground-breaking projects from the UK, Mexico, Tanzania, and Malaysia have been lauded at the launch ...
Resumption of mountain gorilla poaching after 17 years sends shockwaves through conservation circles
WWF, greatly concerned by a recent wave of poaching and kidnappings of the endangered mountain ...
A century of survival for the mountain gorilla
One hundred years after their discovery, numbers of the critically endangered mountain gorilla are ...
Hope for great apes in the Congo
As Rwandan troops continue to withdraw from the Democratic Republic of Congo and hopes of peace ...
WWF: Be wary of illegal sale of endangered mountain gorilla babies
WWF has learnt with dismay of the slaughter of endangered mountain gorillas, Gorilla beringei ...
WWF Director General visits Kenya
WWF Director-General Dr Claude Martin will visit Kenya, where he will preside over the first ...
*NEW VACANCY* Regional Director – IT & Operations
We are seeking an experienced and talented professional to fill the position of Regional Director- IT & Operations. This individual ensures efficient and strong administration, operational and logistical support, alongside high quality information technology services for the Eastern & Southern Africa Programmme Office (ESARPO).
The candidate should possess an advanced degree in IT and at least five years work experience in operations, administration or logistics fields. They should have demonstrated skills in developing, managing and evaluating administrative plans and policies. Experience working with donors and
governments. The candidate should possess good relationship management and strong leadership skills.
The position will report to the ESARPO Regional Representative and will be based in Nairobi with regular travel within the Eastern & Southern Africa Region.
Suitable candidates may apply via email with a cover letter and CV with ‘Regional Director – IT & Operations Application’ on the subject line to: Human Resources, WWF ESARPO, firstname.lastname@example.org not later than 20th February 2013.
The full job description can be accessed below. Only shortlisted candidates will
WWF is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to having a diverse workforce.