DTL Transboundary Landscape Coordinator

WWF Greater Mekong – on the ground in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam – is working to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for people and wildlife.

We are looking for a DTL Transboundary Landscape Coordinator who will primarily be to lead efforts to address conservation action at a landscape scale, and secure financing to support the continuation of conservation efforts in Thailand and Myanmar, while significantly increasing field-level interventions. The initial priority will be to work closely with WWF staff to cultivate relationships resulting in new resources for multi-dimensional projects as part of the overall DTL program. Internal and external communications of the collective work of WWF teams in Thailand and Myanmar will be another key function of the Coordinator.

Base location: Bangkok, Thailand, or Yangon, Myanmar, with regular travel to project sites

Key requirements for the role include:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in natural resources management, environmental or conservation management, sustainable development studies, or other relevant fields.
  • At least five years of experience working in an international context in conservation and a related field.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Experience working in SE Asia, preferably in Thailand and/or Myanmar
  • High-level negotiation, facilitation, coordination, networking and partnership-building skills
  • Demonstrated fundraising experience with public and private sector interests
  • Communications expertise and experience, preferably in conservation-related issues

How to apply

Detailed Job Description for the position is posted on www.panda.org/jobs under Jobs and as attached.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and curriculum vitae in English to recruitment.vn@wwfgreatermekong.org with the subject line “Applications for DTL Transboundary Landscape Coordinator” by 15th September 2017

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 “WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.”

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Bangkok, Thailand, or Yangon, Myanmar
Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2017-09-15