IUCN Regional ESMS Specialist Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs

IUCN Regional ESMS Specialist Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs. IUCN Kenya looking for “Regional ESMS Specialist”. Applicants with a degree in Master Degree may apply on or before 23rd May 2022.

The International Union for Conservation of Nature is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources. It is involved in data gathering and analysis, research, field projects, advocacy, and education.

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IUCN Regional ESMS Specialist Jobs 2022

The IUCN has published a job vacancy announcement on 4th May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Regional ESMS Specialist to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter International Union for Conservation of Nature
Position Regional ESMS Specialist
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline 23rd May 2022

IUCN Job Vacancy 2022

Job Responsibilities: He/she will also build ESMS capacity in the region to enhance ESMS compliant project design and ensure effective implementation of the risk management strategies. This involves coaching and training of existing regional staff, project proponents and project managers (including external to IUCN) as well as supporting recruitment, onboarding and training of project ESMS officers. This position provides safeguards expertise to support learning from ESMS application in support of further refining the system and increasing the system’s efficiency. She/he will monitor the application of safeguard tools in the region, distill lessons learned and support the global ESMS Coordinator in system development, refinements and learning. This position will report to the Regional MEL Coordinator but will be guided technically by the global ESMS Coordinator.

Position in Organization:

  • Regional ESMS Specialist
  • Vacancy #: 5984
  • Unit: Eastern and Southern Africa Region
  • Organisation: International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • Location: Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Reporting to: Regional Monitoring and Evaluation Manager
  • Work percentage: 100%
  • Grade: P2
  • Expected start date: 01 June 2022
  • Type of contract: Fixed-term (24 months)
  • Closing date: 23 May 2022


  • Master degree in natural or social sciences, environmental management, policies or law, sociology, anthropology, indigenous people’s studies or comparable qualification;


  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience, desirably in the region, promoting rights-based approaches, improving socio-economic benefits and addressing and managing environmental and, in particular, social risks in the context of conservation or natural resource management projects;

How to Apply IUCN Regional ESMS Specialist Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://hrms.iucn.org/iresy/index.cfm?event=vac.show&vacId=10007&lang=en

The Closing Date: 23rd May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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