Posted on 10 January 2018
Base location: Any Mekong countries: Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia or Myanmar
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 Public Sector Partnerships (PSP) Coordinator
who ensures that WWF-GM develops and maintains effective Public Sector Partnerships and ensures the effective coordination, monitoring and implementation of Public Sector fund raising proposals relevant to the WWF-GM Strategic Plan. This goes beyond a simple funding relationship and seeks to build and maintain a true partnership arrangement between WWF and the Public Sector (information exchange, joint policy work, mutual strategic planning input etc.)
Key requirements for the role include:
Master’s degree in business management, conservation, development studies, political science or in relevant fields
5 years of practical experience as a partnership or fundraising coordinator for a programme or project, 2 years of which should ideally be in the Greater Mekong Region
Experience in developing and writing project proposals to aid agencies, foundations
Successful fundraising experience with large-scale, multi country proposals (2-3 Million USD at least)
Experience of advocacy and negotiating with Government and donors at all levels
Proven track record in successfully managing inter-institutional relations, preferably in government aid agencies
Excellent understanding of development partnerships, fund-raising, donor strategies, functions and international relations
Familiar with conservation and natural resource management issues, and with those in Greater Mekong Region is an advantage
Proposal development writing skills
Networking, coordination, and facilitation skills;
Presentation, communications, public speaking and negotiation
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 firstname.lastname@example.org , stating the position title in the subject line of the email, by 25th January 2018.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
“WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.”