Frontier are seeking an Assistant Research Officer to lead volunteers and conduct conservation research on our Tanzania Marine Conservation Project.
Frontier was established in 1989 as a non-profit conservation and development non-governmental organisation (NGO) dedicated to safeguarding biodiversity and ecosystem integrity and building sustainable livelihoods for marginalised communities in the world’s poorest countries.
Assistant Research Officers are required to assist with all aspects of the research programme involving daily supervision of research team, data analysis and report writing.
This post is an opportunity for less experienced individuals to gain overseas field experience of research, project and volunteer management and training. Self-funding staff are also considered for paid posts at the end of their contracts.
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More specifically, the Assisntant Research Officer will:

  • Assist the Principal Investigator with the development and implementation of the research programme
  • Daily organisation and supervision of the survey programme
  • Supervision, management and training of volunteers/assistants
  • Preparation of project reports and publication of results in scientific journals
  • Assist with project logistics and administration

Every application is carefully considered.
For further information and to apply, please follow the link below or send a CV and cover letter to staffing@frontier.ac.uk, be sure to specify which position the application is regarding in the subject line.
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country : Tanzania
job category : Overseas Positions
job type (s): Assistant Research Officer , Dive Officer
job area (s) : Diving / Research
deadline for applications : No deadline

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