Forest Officer

Bekwai-Ashanti Region, Full Time GH 12 Dec-2023

The Institute of Green Growth Solutions (IGGS) is looking for a qualified and highly experienced individual to fill the position of a Forest Officer.

Job Brief – Forest Officer

• Advising woodland owners on good forestry practice
• Advising on forestry grants and forest certification
• Negotiating contract terms and appointing forest worker sub-contractors
• Monitoring budgets and preparing financial forecasts
• Site surveying as well as anticipating future ecological developments
• Ensuring there is no illegal felling of trees
• Identifying and addressing potentially harmful pests and diseases
• Supervising coordinating and training of forestry worker

Qualification Required & Experience

• A 2 years minimum proven experience as a Forest Officer from a similar industry
• A minimum Bachelor’s Degree in a forestry or environmental related course
• Must have knowledge in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
• Excellent leadership and communication skills
• Good research and analytical ability

Location: Bekwai-Ashanti Region

How To Apply For The Job

Kindly forward an updated CV, cover letter and salary expectations to: with Forestry Officer IGGS as the subject

Closing Date: 12 December, 2023