WWF International Job Vacancy: Responsible Forest Officer, Pontianak - Indonesian

If you care about the environment and want to contribute to conservation efforts in Indonesia, this is the opportunity for you to join the largest national conservation organization in Indonesia. WWF-Indonesia, an independent national conservation organization, is part of a global network of WWF. WWF-IDN is currently seeking for the best candidate for the position of: Responsible Forest Officer, Pontianak.

This position will be based in Pontianak and report to Pawan-Kubu Landseascape Leader. The job holder will be responsible to provide operational support for WWF Indonesia through responsibilities in the areas related to the issues of forestry, mangrove, pulp&paper, and palm-oil in West-Kalimantan especially in Pawan-Kubu landseascape: 
  • Program Monitoring and Advocacy in West Kalimantan in achieving reforms in the forestry; pulp&paper; and palm, to the sustainable management practices. The job holder is responsible to assist Pawan-Kubu Landseascape Leader (including activities in the program of Eyes on the Forest [EoF]) ranging from planning, implementing to monitoring. The job holder is also responsible to influence and coordinate with business partners in West-Kalimantan’s priority areas to implement best concession management practice. The allocated time for performing the responsibilities for Pawan-Kubu landseascape and EoF program will be 40:60. 
  • Strengthen and establish networking with civilian network in monitoring deforestation and forest degradation. 
  • Strengthen landseascape management of Pawan-Kubu in Kubu Raya district as an area to ensure the connectivity of WWF-Indonesia’a priority landseascape in West-Kalimantan.
Requirements for This Position are:
  • Bachelor Degree from Forestry, Geography or other related major as well as having relevant skills and abilities for the position
  • Minimum of 5 year experiences in forest management
Interested applicants should send their CV and Cover Letter to hr-recruitment@wwf.id with the subject of: Responsible Forest Officer, Pontianak.

Applications will be closed on September 18th. Please note that only short-listed applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted.

Be a part of us, who is currently working in 28 regions in 17 provinces from Aceh to Papua, with more than 500 staffs and supported by more than 64,000 supporters in Indonesia. WWF Indonesia also works with governments, local communities, private sector, NGOs, civil society, and the public at large.