Job Title: Researcher- governance and equity of protected and conserved areas
Rate: £200-£225 per day according to qualifications and experience (equivalent to £40,000 to £45,000 per year)
Contract length: 12-month contract for 200 days over the period mid-November 2022 to mid-November 2023
Start date: Mid November 2022
Location- Home based with easy access to IIED Edinburgh (preferably) or London offices
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter Ali.LoganPang@iied.org.
Deadline: COB Tuesday October 4th.
IIED is looking for a researcher with significant field experience to work on improving social impacts, governance and equity of protected and conserved areas.
This is a great opportunity for someone with a relevant postgraduate degree and relevant professional experience to contribute to rapidly developing policy and practice on equity in nature conservation that is key to combating the twin crises of climate and biodiversity.
This role is based in the Conservation, Communities and Equity workstream of IIED’s Natural Resource Group.
We are looking for someone – initially on a consultancy basis – to support scaling up of IIEDs Site-level Assessment of Governance and Equity tool (SAGE), further development of related methodologies, and generating and communicating evidence on the benefits for people and nature conservation of improving governance and equity. Candidates with a good working knowledge of Spanish are particularly encouraged to apply. Please download the TOR for more information.
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter (no more than 2 pages) explaining how your knowledge, skills and experience make you a strong candidate to Ali.LoganPang@iied.org. Include in your letter details of when you would be available to start and confirm whether, and at what time, you would be available for interview on October 12th or 13th. We are looking for someone to start in mid-November.
Commitment and fees: we are anticipating a 12-month contract for 200 days over the period mid-November 2022 to mid-November 2023 paid at a rate of £200-£225 per day according to qualifications and experience (equivalent to £40,000 to £45,000 per year). The consultant will be responsible for their own tax, pension contributions and insurance.