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  • Posted: Dec 9, 2022
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    Conservation International is an American nonprofit environmental organization headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. Its goal is to protect nature as a source of food, fresh water, livelihoods and a stable climate.
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    Project Manager


    • Lead Project Management and oversight for the ClimateARK project, including ensuring timely delivery of activities, deliverables, and reporting thereof.
    • Delivery of a number of deliverables for the ClimateARK project.
    • Act as the contact point on REDD+ and related areas for Government engagement, including managing close coordination with different Government entities
    • Provides expert technical guidance and input on REDD+, REDD+ nesting, Article 6, and Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) for the successful delivery of programs.
    • Oversee partner management, both operationally as well as technically, including Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning elements
    • Ensure proactive and positive donor relations and respond quickly to donor needs.
    • Work closely with colleagues to integrate project successes into national policies and reporting (e.g. in NDCs).
    • Lead capacity building and dissemination of lessons learned where and when relevant, both internally within CI as well as externally.
    • Fulfill other climate and carbon-related requirements as relevant.

    People And Resource Management Responsibilities

    • Supervise employees or a program.
    • Manage project budget and ensure approvals for key decisions as required.
    • Ensure compliance with donor requirements as stipulated in the agreement.


    • Frequent travel to project activities in Kenya and other areas as may be expected.
    • Ability to work extended work hours to meet project deadlines.
    • Guidance on flexible work arrangements will be shared during the interview process.



    • Bachelor’s degree in Climate science or other relevant fields.
    • 4 to 6 years or more related work experience.
    • Direct project management experience, preferably in the conservation, advocacy, or related arena.
    • Excellent technical and analytical skills.
    • Excellent organization and time management skills.
    • Up to 2 years of experience supervising and motivating multi-disciplinary teams.
    • Team player and able to work effectively with diverse works groups in a multicultural environment.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • A record of success in influencing and partnering with key stakeholders.
    • Ability to work well under pressure, set priorities, and deliver quality results.
    • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities and under minimal supervision.
    • In-depth expertise in jurisdictional and nested REDD+, Article 6, and NDCs, and how these relate and influence each other, preferably on a policy and technical level.
    • Experience in managing complex and multi-partner donor-funded projects.
    • Experience in capacity building of various stakeholder groups.

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