Director – Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation

The DFID/NERC/ESRC Ecosystem Services for Poverty Allevation research programme is recruiting a Director to lead an ESPA Directorate, and be responsible for driving the intellectual, communications, knowledge management and capacity building components of ESPA research.   For more on ESPA please click here.
The total budget for ESPA is £40.5M and the Directorate will have a budget in the region of £8m for all of its activities and costs, over 7 years.
We have issued a call  in  Official Journal of the European  Union  (OJEU) for  interested individuals/institutions  to, as the first stage, complete a pre qualification questionnaire.   Links to the notice in OJEU as follows:
UK-Swindon: business and management consultancy services
 or here.

A direct  link to the  ESPA Directorate TORs  is here, which contains more information about functions of the Directorate.
Deadline  for submission of pre qualification questionnaires is 9th March.