Job Opportunity at Tanzania Forest Conservation Group (TFCG), Capacity Building Officer.

Job Opportunity at Tanzania Forest Conservation Group (TFCG), Capacity Building Officer.

Tanzania Forest Conservation Group

The Tanzania Forest Conservation Group (TFCG) is a national NGO whose mission is to conserve and restore the biodiversity of globally important forests in Tanzania for the benefit of the present and future generations. TFCG, in partnership with the Community Forestry Network of Tanzania (MJUMITA) is implementing Phase 2 of the ‘Transforming Tanzania’s Charcoal Sector Project’. The project is financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. As part of this project, TFCG is seeking applications from qualified Tanzanian women and men for the following position:

Capacity Building Officer, Dar es Salaam

The Capacity Building Officer is responsible for increasing Government capacity to provide technical support and governance oversight for sustainable, enterprise-oriented community-based forest management (including sustainable charcoal production). S/he is also responsible for promoting the scaling up and mainstreaming of the approach in government plans.

Qualifications and experience
▪ MSc or higher degree in natural resources management.
• At least 5 yrs experience in working in the natural resources sector with particular experience on capacity building.

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How you can apply
Qualified candidates should send applications including a detailed CV, covering letter, contact details (including an e-mail address and phone number) and contacts of three professional referees to: Please specify for which position you are applying. The deadline for applications is 10:00 on 26th February, 2018. Short-listed candidates will be informed of the interview date by 15th March, 2018.

Applicants who have not received communication by this date should consider their application unsuccessful.