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.