Public Sector Partnership Coordinator, WWF-Greater Mekong | WWF

Public Sector Partnership Coordinator, WWF-Greater Mekong

Posted on
22 September 2017
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.)

Base location: Any Mekong countries: Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia or Myanmar

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
  • English proficiency
 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 , stating the position title in the subject line of the email,  by 8th October 2017.