Program Manager, CBF Ecosystem-based Adaptation Facility; Caribbean Biodiversity Fund

Job Title: 
Program Manager, CBF Ecosystem-based Adaptation Facility
Job Location: 
Potential flexibility for location within the Caribbean, Miami, and Washington D.C.
Duration: 
Full-time, 5-years+
Application Deadline: 
Monday, May 8, 2017
Description: 

Climate change adaptation is one of the most urgent challenges for the Caribbean islands existence, its communities, economies, and to the CBF goals.

The CBF seeks a Program Manager with a proven record of success in addressing climate change and conservation challenges in order to effectively implement the EbA Facility. The Program Manager is responsible for implementing all day-to-day activities of the EbA Facility as well as to contribute to the EbA strategy and other policy and organizational documents relevant for the EbA Facility.

The Program Manager will enter into an employment or consultant contract agreement with the CBF. The Manager position will be contracted initially for two years and can be renewed, provided the Manager continues to meet and/or exceed the objectives set and tasks agreed upon. During the first year, a 3-month probation period shall apply. A review and evaluation will be conducted each year and will be the basis for a potential renewal. This position is initially designed as a 5-year position, in line with the expected duration of the sinking fund.

Potential flexibility for location within the Caribbean, Miami (USA), and Washington D.C. (USA). This position is open to individuals only. Consulting firms or consortiums of are not eligible. No subcontracting is allowed.

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