WWF Indonesia Job Vacancy: Forest Based Commodities Strategic Leader - Jakarta, 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 Forest Based Commodities Strategic Leader.

This position will be based in Jakarta and report to Policy, Sustainability and Transformation Director. The job holder will be responsible to contribute and take a lead the activities for forest transformation policy and regarding of responsible forest commodities issues (e.g. forest policy, timber and non timber initiate, pulp and paper issues, forest deforestation monitoring through eyes on the forest, and play a supporting role in the application of SFM in timber concessions, restoration concessions, PES and NTFP purpose) based on value chains through influencing of mindset, policies and management practices to be more sustainable/responsible.

Requirements for This Position are:

  • At least Master Degree (S2) or above or has been experience on related working in forest policy issues, SFM implementation issues, deforestation advocate issues and SFM certification issues for 10 years.
  • At  least  10+  years  having  work  experience  in forestry issue (forest policy issues, forest deforestation issues, pulp and paper issues, timber-NTFP-PES initiative and other implementation of BMP in forest management);  has  a good understanding of forests certification and chain of custody scheme; has a good experience working with NGOs, donors and with goverment regarding advocate forest policy. Preferably working as manager level or project leaders

Interested applicants should send their CV and Cover Letter to vacancy@wwf.id with the subject of Forest Based Commodities Strategic Leader.

Applications will be closed 7 days after the publication of this advertisement (September 16th). 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.