Job Opening: Deputy Project Manager

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WCS-India is looking for a Deputy Project Manager to work with the project team overseeing  progress and administration of the Counter Wildlife Trafficking (CWT) program.

Primary Job Responsibilities

1. Preparation of regular progress reports, letters etc.

2. Coordination of project activities and ensuring timelines/targets are met

3. Oversee development of training material

4. Hire suitable candidates for the CWT team

5. Maintain existing grant proposals and provide technical support for new proposals

6. Assist in organizing meetings and/or workshops


Masters degree in Conservation biology/Economics/Wildlife Science/Education/Data Sciences/Law and/or allied fields with at least two years of work experience OR

MBA with one year of work experience OR

Bachelors degree in Wildlife Science/Law and/or allied fields with at least four years of work experience.

Excellent communication skills, especially English writing skills are a must.

Knowledge of mapping/design software will be an added asset.

Candidates must demonstrate an interest and understanding for wildlife and its conservation, and be updated with current issues related to wildlife trafficking.

Location: Bangalore with frequent travel to project states as required.

The position reports to the CWT Program Manager.

Kindly send your application to

Deadline: 8th February, 2019


One Response

  1. Naqeeb M Latif says:

    My name is Naqeeb, I hold bachelor’s degree in Botany/Zoology and Masters in Computer applications. I have several years of corporate experience as Project/Service delivery Manager along with ample field experience in Wildlife conservation. I have volunteered with WCS and few other organisations working for conservation of our forests. Currently I am actively involved in conservation of the Cauvery wildlife sanctuary.

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