Current vacancies

Peru project coordinator

 
Effective: Immediately
 
Job type: Fixed–term contract
 
Term: Until April 2023, with possiblity of extension
 
Salary: £32,651 to £35,525 gross per annum, depending on experience, including London weighting, plus benefits
 
Location: 2-4 The Atelier, 17 Crouch Hill, London, N4 4AP (flexible working conditions will be considered for outstanding UK based candidates)
 
Application deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible
 
Job description: The Peru Coordinator will have overall responsibility for managing the Development Impact Bond and the smaller scale projects supporting sustainable cocoa production with Kemito Ene and CARE. As a member of the programmes team, the post holder will participate in the development and implementation of the organisational strategy in the Amazon and will liaise closely with our partner organisations. S/he will be required to spend up to 16 weeks of the year overseas. For a full job description, please click here.
 
To apply, please send your CV (three pages maximum) and a cover letter specifying your motivation to apply for this position and how you fulfil the criteria in the person specification to jobs@rainforestuk.org with the position title as the subject line.
 
 

Consultancy: Development Impact Bond Verification

We are looking for an experienced organisation to be the external verifier of a Development Impact Bond focussed climate smart agriculture in the Peruvian Amazon. The project focusses on supporting indigenous cocoa farmers association Kemito Ene to improve productivity and increase sales, while setting up agroforestry systems and land management approaches to avoid deforestation and protect biodiversity. The verifier will validate the project indicators, baseline and targets at the beginning of the project. At the end of the project, the Verifier will review and validate the achievement of those targets.  

Candidates should submit an application in writing to jobs@rainforestuk.org with: DIB verification & your organisation’s name in the reference field of the email. Please see details in the Terms of Reference.

Candidates must be fluent in English and Spanish and speaking Ashaninka is a plus. Candidates based in Peru are strongly encouraged to apply.

 
 
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