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Field Base Manager
Salary and benefits - £11,000 per annum
Contract – One year with the possibility of extending to two.
Benefits: Complimentary meals, on site accommodation, further training, international flights, visa, DBS Enhanced Disclosure and contribution towards professional liability insurance.
Summary of job – Field Base Manager - Philippines
This is a 1 year contracted position, starting in September 2017, based in a remote area in the Philippines. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for overseeing the smooth running of the project and ensuring that all aspects of the expedition are being conducted safely and within Coral Cay standards. This is a unique role, offering the right candidate the opportunity to build on their practical expedition management experience with an award winning NGO.
About us - CCC is an award-winning organisation which provides resources to help sustain livelihoods and alleviate poverty through the protection, restoration and management of coral reefs and tropical forests. To achieve these aims, CCC recruits teams of paying international volunteers to finance and participate in conservation expeditions world-wide. CCC’s research teams collect baseline information on the current health of the reef and forest. This information is then used to develop management plans for the government to ensure that the area is used in a way which will ensure sustainability and promote conservation.
Candidate Requirements - Essential
- PADI Divemaster (or equivalent)
- Practical management and leadership experience
- Experience of working in remote, challenging areas
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Excellent administrative and organizational skills
- Computer literate
- Proven ability to work within local communities and developing countries
- Proven ability to work well with project staff and volunteers
- Off-Site safety management experience
Candidate Requirements – Desirable
- Good mechanical knowledge
- PADI SCUBA Instructor
- Budgeting and budget management experience
- Remote medical / First aid training
Please send a cover letter, CV and details of two referees to Tristan Brown, Head of Operations, at email@example.com. You would be welcome to contact us via email on firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +44 207 620 1411 to discuss the role further. The successful applicant will be required to attend training in the UK office prior to deployment, and will require a clean DBS Enhanced Disclosure (or country equivalent).
Application deadline – 09:00 19th June 2017, with a view to contact interviewees the same week.
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