We look for individuals who are passionate and dedicated about conservation, dynamic and flexible to work in the development sector, committed to work as professionals and interested in the issues we work on. If you have the knowledge and expertise, willing to work hard and wish to bring a change towards sustainability then all you need is to be a part of NEWS. We build environment smart future leaders.

We assure you a professional and friendly atmosphere, a great team to work with, opportunities to grow yourself and bring out your creativity!
Please look into this section for Current Vacancies


 


Nature Environment Wildlife Society (NEWS) is a non profit organization registered under Societies Act. It is Headquartered in Kolkata and there are station offices in Sundarbans.
NEWS has a vision of Sustainable and functioning ecosystems for a wise planet and mission to protect and restore the ecology around ecosystems and its services, the flora-fauna and their habitat for the benefit of humanity.

Post :- Conservation Biologist.

Responsibilities :-
• Able to conduct extensive field work in the terrain of Sundarban.
• Able to handle different small instrument like GPS, Slide calipers etc.
• Able to work in community science research interface.
• Able to conduct floral and faunal surveys, set up monitoring mechanism, community awareness programme, questionnaire survey, multi stake holder dialogue including Government Agencies, Institutes, Panchayats, JFMC’s, local partners, School programme.
• Writing reports, generating Monitoring information systems.

Criteria for Selection :-
• M.Sc. in Zoology / Biological Sciences.
• Age – 25 years and above.
• One year diploma degree in Remote sensing and GIS.
• Two years’ work experience in the relevant field.
• Basic knowledge on physiography of Sundarban.
• Good writing skills in English and Bengali.
• Expertise in computer skills like, Microsoft office packages and statistical software like, SPSS, origin etc.
• Knowledge on Arc GIS, and other relevant software.

Terms of employment:-
The position is for 2 year with 6 months of probation and possibility of renewal depending on the performance and the offered salary is Rs.12000/- to 18000/- per month depending on skills.

 

Post :- Manager, Integrated Fisheries Development

Responsibilities :-
• Able to conduct extensive field work in the terrain of Sundarban.
• Able to work with different software of biodiversity indicators.
• Able to work in community science research interface, conducting community awareness programme, questionnaire survey, multi stake holder dialogue including Government Agencies, Institutes, Panchayats, JFMC’s, local partners, hands on training, etc.
• Writing reports, generating Monitoring information system.

Criteria for Selection :-
• M.Sc. in Fishery or allied Sciences
• Age – 40 years and above
• Ten to fifteen years’ work experience in the relevant field
• Knowledge of shrimp, crab farming and aquatic health management
• Background knowledge on physiography of Sundarban, flora, fauna.
• Good writing skills in English and Bengali
• Expertise in computer skills like Microsoft office packages and statistical software like SPSS, origin etc

Terms of employment:-
The position is for 3 year with 6 months of probation and possibility of renewal depending on the performance and the offered salary is Rs.35000/- to 40000/- per month depending on skills and experience.

 

Post:- Executive,Communications

Responsibilities:-
• Writing reports and contents.
• Data entry.
• Evaluation and analysis of Monitoring information system.
• Computations.
• Arrange events, workshops, school programmes.
• Engage in multi stakeholder dialogues.

Criteria for Selection:-
• B.Sc.in Biological Sciences
• Age – 21 to 25 yrs.
• Background knowledge on ecosystems.
• Excellent written & verbal communication skills in English and Bengali.
• Experience in documentation.
• Skills in organizing events, workshops, etc.
• Knowledge of computers, MS Office, and statistical softwares.
• Ability to take initiative and function independently.

Terms of employment:-
The position is for 2 year with 6 months of probation and possibility of renewal depending on the performance and the offered salary is Rs.8000/- to 10000/- per month depending on skills.

Application Procedure for above mentioned positions:-
Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV with the following writeup ( Annex 1) in not more than 1 page to contact@naturewildlife.org . Email and Mobile number should be clearly indicated. The interview date is on 24th February and intimation will go to shortlisted candidates over mails/sms.

The details required in the Annex 1 are as follows:-
Annex 1 :
Name : ………………………………………………..
Age : …………………………………………………..
Post applied for : ………………………………………
1) Why have you applied for the post?
2) Have you checked the organization’s website? If yes, what do you think is the most important part of the work of the organization?
3) How do you think you can add value to the job profile you are applying for ?
4) What do you think your future to be?
5) Anyone known to you in the organization/close to the organisation?
6) If you are selected, when can you join the earliest ?