Opportunities

 

Thanks for visiting us. Below you can see the open calls:

 

VACANCY - Executive Director

CI Suriname is looking for an Executive Director. The Executive Director of Conservation International Suriname (CIS) ensures the strategic, technical, financial, and operational integrity of CI’s Suriname program. The Executive Director leads a team of national staff and is the legal representative of CI in the country. The Executive Director oversees and coordinates all work funded and implemented in the country by CI. The Executive Director reports to the Senior Vice President of the Americas Field Division and is a member of the Americas Field Division Management Team (CMT).

For more information: Job description - Executive Director for CI-Suriname

Interested

To apply for this position, please click the Job description - Executive Director for CI-Suriname and apply online, no later than December 31st, 2022

 

 

VACANCY - Project Director

CI Suriname is looking for a Project Director who will provide overall leadership management and general technical direction to all projects within the Communities Forest and Conservation program.

For more information: TOR Project Director - Communities Forest and Conservation Program

Interested

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter at the latest by November 14, 2022, to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo, or email to ci-suriname@conservation.org – Subject “Applying for PD”

 

VACANCY - Office Assistant

CI Suriname is looking for an Office Assistant who will handle organizational and clerical support tasks.

For more information: TOR - Office Assistant - October 2022

Interested

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter at the latest by November 10, 2022, to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo, or email to ci-suriname@conservation.org – Subject “Applying for OA”

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy: Improve Agriculture and Food Security for Tepu

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant to Improve Agriculture and Food Security for Tepu to execute pilot project activities for a period of at least 6 months.

For more information see RFP:  RFP Improve Agriculture and Food Security for Tepu

Application letters can be sent, in Dutch or English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on or before November 9, 2022, by 4 PM. Please specify “Improve Agricultural and Food Security for Tepu consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. 

Questions and clarifications (in Dutch if needed) regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than November 7, 2022, to the Technical Manager: Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

CONSULTANCY

TRAINER in Reduced-Impact Logging for Climate Change Mitigation

Conservation International is searching for a trainer to enhance understanding of the theories, practices, and elements of sustainable forest management and RIL harvesting code of practices among forest managers, forest supervisors and operators.

Link to Complete TOR:  Trainer in Reduced Impact logging for Climate Change Mitigation

Interested?

Please send your resume with motivation letter no later than the 14th of October 2022 to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo or via email to ci-suriname@conservation.org (subject “Applying for Trainer CSF”).

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy: Dutch Language Training


For more information see RFP: RFP Dutch Language Training

Interested?
Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org , by August 29th, 2022. Please specify “Dutch Language Training + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:
(i) A resume and cover letter of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP.

VACANCY

The full period of 4 months: In-Field Remote Guardian Installer

Rainforest Connection (RFCx) is a non-profit tech startup at the edge of conservation technology. We build and deploy scalable, open-source solutions that can halt illegal logging and poaching in forests- simultaneously enabling biodiversity measurement and monitoring. The RFCx in-Field Remote Guardian Installer position is for an individual with a strong work ethic who can work independently, enjoys learning new skills and is accustomed to working outdoors under difficult weather conditions.

For more information: RFP- In-Field Remote Guardian- August 2022

Interested?

Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on/ or before August 10, 2022, by 4 PM (SR Time). Please specify “In-field Guardian Installer + Your Name” in the subject line. Only applicants providing all information requested, who possess all the essential skills and competencies, are selected to be interviewed and will be contacted.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy: Improve Agricultural and Food Security for Tepu


For more information see RFP:  RFP Improve Agricultural and Food Security for Tepu

Interested?
Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on or before 22 August 2022 by 4 PM. Please specify “Improve Agricultural and Food Security for Tepu consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:
(i) A resume of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP;
(ii) A minimum of five (5) years of experience working in the agricultural sector
Questions and clarifications regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than 22 August 2022 to the Technical Manager; Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

VACANCY

Full time - Chief of Party (CoP) of Suriname´s Climate Smart Forestry Program

CI Suriname is looking for a Chief of Party who has the ability to engage and collaborate effectively and establish strong working relationships with local communities (IPLCs), senior representatives of national and local government, the private sector and civil society - Demonstrated skills building and maintaining relationships with governments, donors, stakeholders, local organizations, and partners.

For more information: Terms of Reference - Chief of Party - July 2022

Interested?

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter at the latest by July 31, 2022, to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo or email to ci-suriname@conservation.org – Subject “Applying for CoP”

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy: Capacity Building of the Foundation in Tepu

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant for the Capacity Building of the Foundation in Tepu to execute project activities for a period of 3 months.

For more information see RFP: RFP Capacity Building Training - Foundation Pelelu Tepu

Interested?
Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on or before July 26, 2022, by 4 PM. Please specify “Capacity Building of the Foundation in Tepu consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:
(i) A resume of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP;
(ii) A minimum of five (5) years experience in training local communities, especially community development enterprises in Suriname;
Questions and clarifications regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than July 26, 2022, to the Technical Manager; Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy: Community Development Training

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant for a Community Development Training in Alalapadu to execute project activities for a period of 2.5 months.

For more information see RFP: RFP Community Development Training

Interested? 

Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on or before June 27th,2022 by 4 PM. Please specify “Community Development Training consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:

(i) A resume of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP;
(ii) A minimum of five (5) years of experience in training local communities, especially community development enterprises in Suriname;

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy: Oil Production and Hygiene Refresher Training

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant for an Oil Production and Hygiene Refresher Training in Alalapadu to execute project activities for a period of 2 months.

For more information see RFP: RFP Oil Production and Hygiene Refresher training

Interested? 

Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on or before 08 June 2022 by 4 PM. Please specify “Oil Production and Hygiene Refresher Training consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:

(i) A resume of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP;

(ii) A minimum of three (3) years experience in NTFP’s processing and in training local communities, especially community development enterprises in Suriname;

Questions and clarifications regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than 08 June 2022 to the Technical Manager; Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

VACANCY

Full time - Senior Technical Coordinator

CI Suriname is looking for a Sr. Technical Coordinator who will perform various coordinating tasks and will work closely with the Technical Manager and the Operations Coordinator to prepare and draft Terms of Reference, comprehensive action plans, including resources, timeframes, and budgets for projects.

For more information: TOR - Senior Technical Coordinator

Interested?

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter at the latest by June 12th, 2022, 4.00 pm, to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo, or email to ci-suriname@conservation.org – Subject “Applying for Sr TC TWTIS”

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy – Capacity Building and Project Management Training

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant for a Capacity Building and Project Management Training in Alalapadu to execute project activities for a period of 3 months.

For more information see RFP: RFP Capacity Building and Project Management

Interested? 

Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org until May 26th, 2022 by 4 PM. Please specify “Capacity Building and Project Management Training consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:
(i) A resume of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP;
(ii) A minimum of five (5) years experience in training local communities, especially community development enterprises in Suriname;

Questions and clarifications regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than May 26th, 2022 to the Technical Manager; Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

 

 

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy – 2nd Edition Indigenous Women Fellowship Mentor

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant (Mentor) for the 2nd Edition of the Indigenous Women Fellowship Program to execute project activities for a period of 13 months.

For more information see RFP: RFP 2nd edition Indigenous Women Fellowship Mentor

Interested? 

Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org , by May 17, 2022. Please specify “2nd edition Indigenous Women Fellowship Mentor + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include:

(i) A resume and cover letter of the applicant providing detailed information on the criteria listed in the “selection criteria” section of the RFP.

Questions and clarifications regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than May 17, 2022 to the Technical Manager; Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

 

 

VACANCY

Full Time: HR - Assistant

CI Suriname is looking for an HR - assistant, full-time position, to conduct activities as support to the HR - Manager.

For more information: TOR_HR-Assistant

Interested?

To apply for this position please submit a resume and cover letter at the latest by April 15th, 2022, to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo or email to ci-suriname@conservation.org (Subject “Applying for HR - Assistant”)

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Consultancy – On the job Training Sustainable Harvesting Ornamental Fish (Part 2)

Conservation International Suriname (CI Suriname) is looking for a consultant to do the reporting for an On the job Training in Sustainable Harvesting of Ornamental Fish in Tepu.

For more information see RFP: RFP On the job training Sustainable Harvesting of Fish_Part 2

Interested? 

Applications should be sent, in English, to ci-suriname@conservation.org on or before April 15, 2022 by 4 PM. Please specify “On the job Training Sustainable Harvesting Ornamental Fish in Tepu (part 2) consultant + Your Name” in the subject line. Applications should include: (i) A resume and cover letter of the applicant; (ii) Budget according to the activities, deliverables and estimated timeline.

Questions and clarifications regarding the consultancy may be addressed no later than April 15, 2022 to the Technical Manager; Ms. Erlyn Power by e-mail: epower@conservation.org.

 

 

Consultancy
Environmental & Social Safeguards

Conservation International Suriname is looking for a consultant to develop Environmental & Social Safeguards. 

See the link for the ToR: ToR Consultancy-Environmental-Social-Safeguards

Interested?

Please send your resume with a motivation letter no later than the 11th of April 2022 to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo, or via email to ci-suriname@conservation.org (subject “Applying for Safeguards CSF”). 

Applications should include:

  • A resume/CV of the applicant(s) providing detailed information on the criteria listed in this ToR
  • An analysis of and comments on the Terms of Reference, including a proposed chronogram of activities
  • A detailed budget/financial proposal, which specifies the daily rate as well as other costs.
  • A sample of previous relevant safeguard deliverable/s (e.g., ESMP, SEP, GMP, AGM)

Please do not send information not requested (e.g., copies of diplomas and certificates). Only applicants providing all information requested, who possess all the essential skills and competencies, and are selected for an interview will be contacted.



Consultancy
Environmental & Social Safeguards

Conservation International Suriname is looking for a consultant to develop Environmental & Social Safeguards. 

See the link for the ToR: ToR Consultancy-Environmental-Social-Safeguards

Interested?

Please send your resume with a motivation letter no later than the 11th of April 2022 to CI Suriname, Kromme Elleboogstraat 20, Paramaribo, or via email to ci-suriname@conservation.org (subject “Applying for Safeguards CSF”). 

Applications should include:

  • A resume/CV of the applicant(s) providing detailed information on the criteria listed in this ToR
  • An analysis of and comments on the Terms of Reference, including a proposed chronogram of activities
  • A detailed budget/financial proposal, which specifies the daily rate as well as other costs.
  • A sample of previous relevant safeguard deliverable/s (e.g., ESMP, SEP, GMP, AGM)

Please do not send information not requested (e.g., copies of diplomas and certificates). Only applicants providing all information requested, who possess all the essential skills and competencies, and are selected for an interview will be contacted.



Request for Quotations

 

Conservation International Suriname (CIS), in collaboration with the Investment Fund Foundation Matawai (MIF) and the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), has submitted the Matawai Sustainable Landscape Management Program project to the third Twinning Facility Suriname – Netherlands 2018-2021 (UTSN). As part of establishing a conservation agreement with the local community of  Matawai, more specifically cassava producers from the Boslanti area, the aim of the project is to establish (1) sustainable use of agricultural lands/plots in the Boslanti area, (2) improved livelihood practices and, (3) storage of produce for the locals. Within this context, CIS is procuring equipment and therefore CIS invites all eligible suppliers to provide their best offer for this solicitation by the due date stated in part 2 below. 

1. Solar Panel Production

2. Solar Panel Waterinstallation

Submission of Quotations       

  1. Deadline. All quotations are due on March 4, 2022, by no later than 4 PM (GMT-3) Late submissions will not be accepted. Quotations should be sent by email, in PDF format, to xkarijodinomo@conservation.org and rjalimsingh@conservation.org The subject line of the email must reference the RFQ No. CI-112496 of this solicitation.  
  2. Validity of bid. 14 days from the submission deadline.
  3. Clarifications. Requests for clarification to this RFQ must be made in writing via e-mail to: xkarijodinomo@conservation.org and rjalimsingh@conservation.org no later than 4 PM (GMT-3) March 4, 2022. 


Call for Proposals

Consultancy
Live Interpreters

 

For over thirty years, Conservation International has worked to spotlight and secure the critical benefits that nature provides to humanity. Combining fieldwork with innovations in science, policy, and finance, we’ve helped protect more than 6 million square kilometers (2.3 million square miles) of land and sea across more than 70 countries.

Today, with offices in more than two dozen countries and a worldwide network of thousands of partners, our reach is truly global. In order to support these global and regional efforts, CI invites firms to participate in this competitive solicitation for Live Interpreters.

See link for the call for proposal: Live Interpreters

Interested?

Proposals & Questions shall be submitted electronically to the following email address, AmericasCallforProposals@conservation.org on or before January 28, 2022. Offerors are responsible to ensure their offers are received in accordance with the instructions stated herein. Late offers may not be considered.

Call for Proposals

Consultancy
Translation Services Provider

 

For over thirty years, Conservation International has worked to spotlight and secure the critical benefits that nature provides to humanity. Combining fieldwork with innovations in science, policy, and finance, we’ve helped protect more than 6 million square kilometers (2.3 million square miles) of land and sea across more than 70 countries.

Today, with offices in more than two dozen countries and a worldwide network of thousands of partners, our reach is truly global. In order to support these global and regional efforts, CI invites firms to participate in this competitive solicitation for Translation Services Providers.

See link for the call for proposal: Translation Services Provider

Interested?

Proposals & Questions shall be submitted electronically to the following email address, AmericasCallforProposals@conservation.org on or before January 28, 2022. Offerors are responsible to ensure their offers are received in accordance with the instructions stated herein. Late offers may not be considered.