The Wisconsin Bird Conservation Initiative is now seeking an Important Bird Areas Assessment Specialist to take its popular IBA program to the next level. The successful applicant will have experience in the bird conservation arena and possess strong organization and communication skills, his/her ultimate goal being to: (1) assess and prioritize needs at Wisconsin's 93 IBAs, and (2) identify conservation opportunities and strategies in the highest-priority IBAs.
This project/position requires strong analytical and organization skills, experience working with a wide range of conservation partners, excellent oral and written communication skills, and knowledge of IBA program policies and procedures. A degree in avian ecology, conservation biology, wildlife management, or a related field will be preferred. Grant writing experience and knowledge of conservation funding sources desired.
To apply, limit your cover letter and proposal to two pages and attach a resume. Proposals and resumes should be submitted by 5 p.m. (CST) Nov. 8, 2019, to WBCI Chair, Karen Etter Hale @ email@example.com
More details can be found at http://www.wisconsinbirds.org/important-bird-areas-specialist/