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  • Posted: Feb 24, 2020
    Deadline: Mar 1, 2020
  • The Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) was established on 22nd of May 1964 by the four countries that border Lake Chad: Cameroon, Niger, Nigeria and Chad. The Republic of Central Africa joined the organization in 1996, Libya was admitted in 2008. Observer status is held by Sudan admitted, Egypt, the Republic of Congo and the Democratic Republic of Congo. N&rs...
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    Fisheries and Aquaculture Expert

    Location: N’Djamena, Chad
    Contract Duration: Three (3) years renewable subject to performance evaluation

    Job Profile

    • In a bid to strengthen its staff, LCBC is recruiting one (1) Fisheries and Aquaculture Expert to serve at its Executive Secretariat located in Ndjamena, Republic of Chad.

    The responsibilities for this position include:

    • Collect the data (together with basic GIS information) and prepare the annual reports on: - Fishing and aquaculture productions (in fresh, smoke, salted and dried form) - fishing effort, - fishermen (professionals, agro-fishers)-the migration of fishermen, - the main commercial fish species, - Accompanying member states in the context of harmonising their policy, strategy, fisheries and aquaculture regulations in the basin, To provide the secretariat for the cross-border expert working group on fisheries resources and aquaculture;
    • Working with ecosystem and water resource experts in preparing CBLT’S integrated reports on the state of the Lake Chad Basin in collaboration with the ILEC Planning and Strategy expert; Work with national authorities to collect and analyze the required data; Make recommendations on future activities related tO the PAS and CBLT’s GIRE Plans; Provide leadership and guidance for the following functions related to the position.
    • Ensure that an appropriate performance evaluation mechanism is put in place, accepted by all and applied to all functions in the area of Responsibility for the position Prepare a succession plan for his own position but also for the important functions related to this.

    Qualifications, Skills, & Experiences required

    • Degree in Engineering specializing in continental fishing and aquaculture at Master's level - 10 years of professional experience in a similar field;
    • 5 years of experience in a supervisory or managerial position in a similar context;
    • Excellent leadership, management and communication skills; Lead a multidisciplinary and multicultural team;
    • Good personal organization with the ability to establish priorities effectively and adapt to rapid change;
    • Mastery of the computer tool (MS Office and other specialized software) is mandatory;
    • Experience in the public sector or in an NGO, preferably in a multicultural environment, would be an advantage.
    • Language ability: Perfect command of the French and/or English language is required
    • Maximum Age: 50 years.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their Complete Application files to the Office of the Executive Secretary of LCBC at the following address: and should include the following documents:

    • A handwritten application,
    • A letter of motivation,
    • A certificate of non-conviction not more than 3 months old,
    • A certificate of nationality,
    • Employment certificates,
    • Certified true copies of certificates,
    • A signed CV,
    • Two passport-size photographs.
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