Position title: GIS Coordinator
Reports to: Cameroon Country Programme Office Conservation Director
Supports: Field staff and Program Managers
Location: Yaounde, Cameroon
Date: September 2014
I. Missions:The Cameroon Country Programme, as outlined in its strategic plan, puts great emphasis on land use planning support as uncoordinated, overlapping and uncontrolled land use activities pose an increasing threat to natural forest habitats and its wildlife. Furthermore, to develop more effective conservation strategies and to measure their impact, spatial information on forest and land use changes but also on the location and distribution of important wildlife speciesm need to be collected, processed, secured and visualized through the application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
II. Major Functions:The primary function of this position is to provide WWF CCPO staff with technical expertise and advice on GIS-related applications. The two main components of the work are:
IV. Profile:Required Qualifications
How to apply:
Email a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mention "GISCO" as subject of your mail.
Deadline for applications: 09th October 2014
Thank you in advance for your interest in this position. Please note that only candidates under serious consideration will be contacted for follow up. If you have not been contacted six (6) weeks after closing, consider your application unsuccessful.
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