Senior Technical Specialists (Tanzania Tuhifadhi Maliasili Activity)

Tetra Tech

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Tetra Tech International Development Services headquartered in Arlington, VA is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for various senior technical specialists to provide technical and managerial oversight for the anticipated 5-year USAID-funded Tuhifadhi Maliasili Activity (TMA).

The USAID Tuhifadhi Maliasili Activity (TMA) is anticipated to be a five-year contract to address dynamics that threaten habitat connectivity and the long-term presence of biodiversity in Tanzania. Interventions will support and strengthen government and civil society capacity for biodiversity conservation in a manner that: i) increases private sector engagement in conservation and natural resource management (NRM); ii) builds the capacity of the public sector and civil society; and iii) strengthens the policy and regulatory framework for conservation and NRM.

Area of Specialization Sought:

* NRM policy and governance

* Biodiversity conservation

* Private sector engagement

* Sustainable livelihoods/Conservation enterprises

* Counter wildlife and forest crime

* Land tenure security

Minimum Qualifications:

* Advanced degree relevant to a specific area of specialization

* Minimum of 10 years of experience in the development sector providing assistance on large donor-funded projects

* Demonstrated experience providing technical input and/or advisory services in designated area of specialization

* Experience delivering services in Tanzania

* Fluency in English

* Qualified Tanzanian nationals are highly encouraged to apply

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.