WIOMSA is seeking to recruit a capable Coordinator in charge of a new project on climate change adaptation in the WIO region

Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) is a regional, professional and non-governmental organization based in Zanzibar, Tanzania.


  • A minimum of an MSc degree or equivalent in natural sciences and meteorology from a recognized university as well as 1 to 2 years demonstrated relevant experience and understanding of the technical aspects of climate change impacts and climate change adaptation
  • Experience in organizing and managing knowledge bases or similar resources that bring together diverse data and information
  • Experience in writing reports and delivering power point presentations

    Duty station

  • Zanzibar Town in Tanzania, but the assignment will include occasional travel within the WIO region.

    Duty period

  • Two years renewable contract depending on the performance.

    Interested applicants should submit latest curriculum vitae, copies of relevant certificates and testimonials and two names and addresses of referees by 15 August to:

    The Executive Secretary
    Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA)
    Mizingani Street, House No. 13644/10
    P. O. Box 3298, Zanzibar
    United Republic of Tanzania

    Tel: +255 24 2233472/2234597
    Fax: + 255 24 2233852

    E-mail: secretary [at]

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