We are hiring: Project Assistant

We are hiring: Project Assistant

Position: Project Assistant at the Armenian Society of Biologists NGO
Job type:
Full time, administrative office work and field visits
1 year with possibility of extension
Work location: Yerevan and periodical visits to the provinces

About organization: Armenian Society of Biologists NGO (before 2018, Young Biologists Association NGO) has been established in 2009 and more than 11 years successfully implements environmental, scientific, educational and different public events and projects. Our mission is to introduce scientific, educational, environmental technologies and solutions in Armenia.

Job description: We are recruiting the project assistant for new projects of the Armenian Society of Biologists NGO starting in August 2020. The major responsibilities of the assistant will be support of the project managers in administrative and field work at the planning and implementation stages. The projects are oriented on conservation of local biodiversity and forest restoration.

Job responsibilities:

  • Arrange project documentation and assist project manager in administrative work and research
  • Prepare and post regular updates about the project activities on the ASB and project websites, social media, etc.
  • Assist project manager in preparation of project reports
  • Implement periodical field visits to the provinces for monitoring and supervising project activities
  • Assist in preparation of project’s educational and awareness raising materials
  • Assist in organization of project meetings
  • Assist project manager in periodic correspondence and communication with various stakeholders
  • Assist in efficient procurement and logistical services

Required qualifications and working experience:

  • At least Bachelor University Degree
  • Good knowledge (verbal/written) of Armenian and English languages
  • Previous experience in international donor funded project administration
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Experience in nature conservation and community work is advantage

Application procedure:

Applicant should send Cover letter and Curriculum Vitae (CV) in English via e-mail to info@biology.am until 27 July 2020. In the subject line, please mention ”Project Assisstant_Name_Surname”. Please take into account that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further interview.

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