Lidera el futuro de la conservación con este puesto de director en Conservation Optimism ~

12 de octubre de 2023

Lidera el futuro de la conservación con este puesto de director en Conservation Optimism

 Oferta compartida por Cristina

Job Details

Conservation Optimism Director
11a Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3SZ

The Department of Biology is looking for a Director of the Conservation Optimism initiative. The role is based within the Interdisciplinary Centre for Conservation Science in the Biology Department. Conservation Optimism ( is a global movement which aims to empower people from every walk of life to act for the future of nature.

You will have demonstrable leadership skills, strong financial management and fundraising skills, extensive strategic planning and organising skills, excellent writing skills and attention to detail, with a proven ability to communicate complex concepts to a non-specialist audience. Your strong interpersonal skills will include the ability to communicate diplomatically with people from around the world. You should also have an ability to work in a complex environment, taking the initiative when necessary and prioritising effectively to meet deadlines.

You will also have a passion for empowering conservationists, previous relevant experience within conservation leadership, and experience in one of more major areas of Conservation Optimism's work (e.g. communications, fundraising, event management, media).

This is a strategic and responsible position that involves developing and delivering Conservation Optimism's strategy, including maintaining and enhancing relationships with a broad range of partners and collaborators. It also involves line management, preparation of outputs in a range of media, including potentially peer-reviewed papers, as well as delivering events, workshops and training sessions and representing Conservation Optimism in a range of forums.

Where Covid-19 has resulted in substantial disruption to your work or research outputs, please explain this by providing an additional paragraph in your supporting statement.

The University of Oxford is committed to equality and valuing diversity. All applicants will be judged on merit, according to the selection criteria.

This post is full time (although applications to work at least 60% of full time are welcome) and available from March 2024. The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 6th November 2023, interviews are likely to be scheduled for late November. Applications for this vacancy are to be made online via our e-recruitment system, and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.
Contact Person : HR Vacancy ID : 167927
Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 06-Nov-2023 12:00
Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email :
Salary (£) : Grade 7: £36,024 - £44,263 per annum

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