Mokolodi Cycling
Mokolodi Cycling Activity has now been launched - contact us for more information.

Employment Vacancies
Please check this page on a monthly basis to see employment opportunities.

We currently have vacancies for the following positions:


_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _



Park Manager


Applications are invited for the position of a Park Manager at Mokolodi Nature Reserve.

Park Manager – Job Advert

Park Manager required for non-profit conservation and environmental education organization.

The successful applicant will be required to manage all aspects of the Nature Reserve and requires sound knowledge and demonstrated ability in managing conservation areas, environmental education, tourism activities and organizational financial management.

Core responsibilities:
• Execute overall strategic management of the Foundation and its projects
• The development and execution of reserve management plan and business plan
• Effective staff management including support, training and motivation.
• Financial management and expenditure control as well as asset management.
• Management of tourism infrastructure and activities and development of new infrastructure and activities.
• Quarterly reporting to Board of Trustees
• Guidance of management activities and supervision of Reserve management team

Requirements:
Required:
• An advanced tertiary degree in Nature Conservation and/or Environmental Management;
• Demonstrated knowledge and experience in conservation, wildlife management, tourism, environmental education and organizational administration (minimum 8 years), with demonstrated success in staff leadership, fundraising, partnership development and financial management
• Demonstrated ability to effectively lead change and organizational growth through strategic planning;
• Advanced computer literacy (Microsoft Office);
• Excellent written and spoken English communication skills. Additional languages an advantage.

Desired:
• Personal qualities that include integrity, commitment to the Foundation’s mission, respect for diversity and the ability to inspire and motivate;
• Practical skills and understanding of building, infrastructure, equipment and vehicle maintenance

Application:
To apply, please email a CV and covering letter to humanresources@mokolodi.com. The covering letter will be used to judge the quality of your application. Only candidates that meet all of the above requirements will be considered. Do not send references or any other documentation unless requested at a later stage.

Application Deadline: 31 August 2014


Guides


Applications are invited for the position of a Guide at Mokolodi Nature Reserve.

The successful applicants will be on a monthly salary with basic housing, utilities and
uniform, and should have all of the following qualifications:

- A Professional Guides License
- Class B Drivers License AND a PRDP
- Fluent in English and Setswana
- Secondary School Certificate
- 3 years experience in the field
- Valid First Aid certification

The applicant should also possess the following qualities:

- Be prepared to work long irregular hours
- Have administration skills and be capable of managing people
- Specialist skills in wildlife and related subjects
- Aptitude for practical work
- Be able to work in the tourist industry
- Necessary people skills

CLOSING DATE: 15 March 2014

Package: Market related remuneration.



_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _


Application Process For All Positions:

For all applications, please provide the following:
(1) Cover letter, clearly stating which position you are applying for and why;
(2) Curriculum vitae and;
(3) Please DO NOT send certificates, identity documents, references etcetera via email,
unless requested to do so

(Your application will NOT be considered if these are included in the initial application).
Shortlisted candidates may be requested to submit further documentation.

Please apply in writing preferably via email to
humanresources@mokolodi.com or alternatively by post to:

Human Resources Officer
Mokolodi Nature Reserve
Private Bag 0457
Gaborone
Botswana

We look forward to receiving your application. Short-listed candidates will be notified in
due course.


_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _


We also welcome expressions of interest from individuals with appropriate
qualifications AND experience in the following fields. Any expression of interest should
be sent to the HR Officer only.

Human Resources Systems Development & Management - Environmental Education -
Information Technology - Reception, Hospitality, Front of House & Public Relations -
Marketing, International Fund-raising & Communications - Field Guides & Wildlife
Management professionals - Workshops, Maintenance & Operations - Volunteer
Programme Development & Management

Thank you for your interest in Mokolodi Nature Reserve.
click photos to enlarge them