Closing date: 
25 Sep 2020

 With SIF assuming the responsibility of the Ravin de Fond Ferdinand, SIF seeks an enthusiastic and capable person to fill in the position of Operation Manager.

The Operation Manager will be responsible for the effective management of the Ravin de Fond Ferdinand site.

Summary of duties – Ensure the effective day to day running of the site’s operations; oversee all aspects of the site’s operations; support the Site Manager to attain the site’s objectives; develop and implement work plans; delegate responsibilities to staff and establish priorities consistent with the management objectives.

Qualifications and skills- Preferably a university degree in the field of environmental science or at least a diploma in management; a minimum of 3 years working experience in a senior management position; knowledge and background in protected area management; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; strong leadership and people management skills.

Remuneration: Salary will be based on qualifications and experience as relevant to the position

If you fulfil the above criteria, you may be the right candidate for the position. Please note residents of Praslin will be given preference. Please send your application (full CV and 1-2 page cover letter addressing why you would like the position and are the ideal person for the role) to the Administration & Human Resources Department, Seychelles Islands Foundation, P.O Box 853, La Ciotat Building or email hr@sif.sc or Tel: 4321735 for enquiries.  Application forms can be collected at our Head office on Mahé and at the Vallée de Mai on Praslin  or downloaded here.

The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.