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Consultancy announcement : (01) Livelihoods and Incubation Specialist

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.

What we do
WWF is 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 Madagascar Country Office is looking for a (01) Livelihoods and Incubation SpecialistConsultancy contract - 01-year renewable


Antananarivo, Madagascar.

Major Function:

Under the supervision of the Private Sector Engagement and Alternative Finance Officer, the Livelihoods and Incubation Specialist is responsible for providing support to conservation teams (Landscapes team, Policy and Technical Support Unit team) on the development of approaches and interventions to deliver on the WWF-Madagascar 2021-2025 conservation goals and objectives on livelihoods, value chains and incubation programs

What you need:

Required Qualifications
  •  Minimum 3 years’ experience in the development of value chains or incubation program or SME and cooperative support preferably in with the sector of agribusiness, fisheries, impact investment or related fields, within private sector organization.
  • Advanced degree in Business, Economics, Environmental Management, Sustainable Finance or other related fields.
  • Fluent command of written and spoken English and French with any other language an asset.

Required Skills and Competencies
  •  Very good oral and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate global macroeconomic, financial, and market trends clearly and concisely to both expert and non-expert audiences.
  • Good knowledge of global sustainable Business and investments trends
  • Good understanding of the ESG standards in investment analysis and local investment regulations
  • Have a good network of external relationships in the Malagasy private l sector.
  • Experience with issues in environmental protection and nature conservation across WWF’s global themes include wildlife, forests, freshwater, oceans, food, climate and energy is and advantage
  • Commitment to WWF’s values: Courage, Integrity, Respect and Collaboration.

Full job description can be found on the website www.wwf.mg. or requested by mail to mwiopo.recruitment@wwf.mg.

How to apply?

Cover letter and detailed CV with telephone number for quick contact, photo, 03 professional references to be sent by mail to mwiopo.recruitment@wwf.mg with the mention “Livelihoods and Incubation Specialist”.
Full job description and specific template for cover letter and resume can be found on the website www.wwf.mg or requested by email at mwiopo.recruitment@wwf.mg.

Deadline for application: 18th July 2023
Only preselected candidates are contacted.
WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce

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