Head of People and Culture (P&C)

Location: Phnom Penh, Camdodia

Want to make a positive difference to the future of people and our one shared home, the Earth?  Working at WWF could be your opportunity of a lifetime. 

All around the world, people are waking up to the deepening crisis of nature loss. A growing realization that nature is our life-support system. And that nobody will be spared from the impacts of its loss. Here at WWF, we are helping to tackle this enormous global challenge.  

What we do 

We are an independent conservation organization, striving to sustain the natural world for the benefit of people and wildlife. From individuals and communities to business and government, we are part of a growing coalition calling on world leaders to set nature on the path to recovery by 2030. Together, we seek to protect and restore natural habitats, stop the mass extinction of wildlife, and make the way we produce and consume sustainable.  

WWF-Cambodia works to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for people and wildlife. WWF-Cambodia works on the ground and in partnership with Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.  

WWF-Cambodia is part of the WWF Asia Pacific Region and is managed by WWF International and has been working in Cambodia since 1990s, to conserve the country’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for people and wildlife.  WWF works with government,  industry, communities,  and  civil society partners to ensure that Cambodia’s forests, rivers, and wildlife are protected and conserved for all. We aim to support the country in realizing their shared vision of a poverty-free and ecologically rich nation. 

Join the world’s largest and most respected independent conservation organization as Head of People and Culture  (P&C), WWF-Cambodia based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, and together we can conserve our country’s rich biological diversity,  through  sustainable use of natural resources,  and  promote new opportunities for the benefit of all people,  enhancing local livelihoods and contributing to poverty reduction in the Kingdom of Cambodia 

This Head of P&C is responsible for developing and ensuring the implementation of WWF-Cambodia’s P&C Strategies,  Policy and Procedures in line with the Country Strategic Plan. As a member of the Country Management Team (CMT), the role has the responsibility to create and implement a culture of collaboration, innovation and results focus on the country office, and ensure the desired organizational values and behaviors are embedded in all key people and culture processes.  S/he will work across the different functions of the organization in order to establish an optimal working environment in which the staff are able to perform at the highest level and are able to maximize their contribution toward the conservation goals, ensure gender diversity and retain the right people for the organization. 

For a detailed Job Description and WWF-Job Application Form please visit www.wwf.org.kh

How to apply? 

Email WWF-Job Application Form, your CV and Cover Letter (max. one page for Cover letter) to:  [email protected]. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a deadline of June 13, 2023.   

Applicants need to name the position title (i.e., Head of P&C) when submitting applications under the subject in email. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and submitted documents will not be returned.  

WWF is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Women, Ethnic Minorities and people with Disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply and will be considered regardless of the requirements of the position. 

We do not tolerate sexual misconduct within or outside of work and imbed child protection in all we do.  Protection from sexual harassment,  exploitation  and abuse and child protection are fundamental to our relationships,  including employment, we only recruit people who are suitable to work with other staff and communities. We will use the reference process to ensure potential new staff understand and are aligned with our expectations.


Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Application Deadline: 
Tue, 2023-06-13