Opportunities

Students Research grants

WCS COMBO II postgraduate research grant | submission deadline: 30-Dec-2021
Wildlife Conservation Society with funding from Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and Fonds Français pour l’Environnement Mondial (FFEM) invites applications from MSc and MA students who have completed their coursework with satisfactory grades to apply for research funding.
For details about eligibility for this funding, click here to view/download the pdf advert. 

Call for Proposals

Call for Expression of Interest to conduct biomass surveys
WCS is desirous of hiring competent firms/ individual experts to conduct biomass assessment in the Murchison-Semliki and Greater Virunga landscapes in western Uganda as a critical element towards the development of baselines for the carbon project. The objective of this assignment is to accurately estimate the carbon pools in above ground biomass of the forests in the proposed intervention area as a key input to the development Project Design Document (PDD) following the VCS standards. WCS now requests for applications from interested bidders as per detailed EOI that can be downloaded from https://uganda.wcs.org/Opportunities.aspx. Applicants should submit 1). technical documents including a cover letter and a proposal (Maximum 5-10 pages) detailing the proposed approach and work plan, including other documents outlined in section 2.3 of the EOI document. 2). Financial proposal with a breakdown of professional fees and other direct costs and taxes. Proposals should be addressed to; 
The Chairperson Procurement Committee, 
Wildlife Conservation Society,  
P.O Box 7487,  
Kampala.   
Clearly marked submissions with a subject line, “PROPOSAL FOR BIOMASS SURVEY” should be sent by email ONLY to wcsuganda@wcs.org with copies to phatanga@wcs.org not later than Monday 27-Sep-2021


Consultancy opportunities: Herpetologist, Butterfly and dragon fly expert

For details about this call for consultancy, 
Click here to View/download the advert document.

How to Apply
Interested qualified and experienced Ugandan resident nationals should send their application documents i.e. an expression of interest letter, Curriculum vitae, and a technical narrative that describes the methods & approach to validate the data and the financial cost of conducting the work to wcsuganda@wcs.org and copy to mnyago@wcs.org by Friday 15-Sep-2021 5:00 PM EAT.

RFP: Gender consultant to conduct a study on gender dynamics in Combating Wildlife Crime in Uganda 

For details about this call for consultancy, Click here to View/download the ToRs document.

How to Apply
Interested parties can send their technical & financial proposals and one-page resume to Email: wcsuganda@wcs.org and copy to skamugisha@wcs.org by Friday 10-Sep-2021. The email subject should be “CWC Gender Study’’

RFP: Training community groups in ‘Beekeeping as a business’ in Kiryandongo district 
For details about this call for consultancy, Click here to View/download the ToRs document.

How to Apply
Interested parties can send their proposals and one-page resume to Email: wcsuganda@wcs.org and copy to skamugisha@wcs.org by Friday September 10, 2021. The email subject should be “KWR Beekeeping as Business Training’’

 

Tenders

Call for Expression of Interest: Restoration planting in Rwensama, Muhangi and Itwara Central Forest Reserves, in muzizi and budongo systems range
How to Apply
Click here to view/download the detailed BID Notice and follow the Application Procedure. Tender documents, written in English, should be submitted by email ONLY to zkiwede@wcs.org with copies to phatanga@wcs.org & ikiirya@wcs.org not later than 5pm on 27th of May, 2021. The subject line should Specify the Tender Category/ies as shown in above table.


Job Vacancies


Position: Community-Based Extension Workers (CBEWs)
 1. Yumbe, Terego, and Madi’okolo Clusters (5 vacancies)
2. Kikuube Cluster (1 Vacancy)
3. Kyegegwa Cluster (2 Vacancies)
4. Kamwenge Cluster (2 vacancies)
Applications deadline:  22-Oct-2021 5:00 PM EAT
Details: Click here to View/download details for these vacancies and application procedures.

Position:   Community Based Monitors (CBM)
1. Masindi cluster (5 Vacancies) 
2. Kyenjojo Cluster (5 Vacancies)
3. Kabarole Cluster (5 Vacancies)
4. Kagadi/Kibale (5 Vacancies) 

Application deadline:  15-Feb-2021
Expected Start date:  1-Mar-2021
Duty Station:  WCS Hoima Office
Details:   Click here to View/download details for this job and application procedures.

Position:  Project Officer
Application deadline: 25-Jan-2021
Expected Start date: 1-Feb-2021
Duty Station: WCS Hoima Office
Details:  Click here to View/download details for this job and application procedures.

Position: Finance Assistant
Duration of Work: Two Years
Reports to: Financial Accountant
Application deadline: 25-Jan-2021
Job Type: Full time
 
Duty Station: Kampala Office
Details:
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/download details for this job and application procedures.

Internship Opportunities

No Openings at the moment


WCS Uganda CONTACTS

Plot 802 Kiwafu Road Kansanga | P.O Box 7487,Kampala - Uganda
Office: +256 (0) 39-2000381 | Mobile: +256 (0) 77-2226003
Email: snampindo@wcs.org