The WWF is run at a local level by the following offices...
- WWF Global
- Central African Republic
- Central America
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- European Policy Office
Senior Forest Officer.
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.
Location: Antananarivo, Madagascar. Major Function:
he Senior Forest Officer provides thought leadership and strategic orientation on policy and advocacy and provides technical support to landscape programme teams in the areas of Fuelwood & Alternatives, REDD+ and Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR).
What you need:
Required Qualifications and experiences A minimum of masters in forestry or environmental management related area ;
A minimum of 7 years’ experiences in leading and implementing projects and programmes ;
Good understanding of forest policy and institutional frameworks in Madagascar and East Africa region.
Proven experience in forestry management, reforestation, administration collaboration, capacity building of communities, collaboration with private sector;
Excellent written and oral communications skills, fluency in Malagasy, French and English languages ;
Excellent computer knowledge (word-processing, spreadsheet, e-mail…).
Skills and abilities Excellent organisational and prioritisation competence ;
Strong leadership, management and negotiation skills;
Proactive attitude and ability to take initiative and work independently ;
Excellent team player with good networking and interpersonal skills ;
Sharing WWF’s values: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined, Engaging;
Exemplification of WWF’s key behaviours: Strive for Impact, Listen Deeply, Collaborate Openly, and Innovate Fearlessly.
Full job description can be found on the website www.wwf.mg. or requested by mail to to firstname.lastname@example.org. How to apply? Cover letter and detailed CV with telephone number for quick contact, photo, 03 professional references to be sent by mail to email@example.com with the mention “Senior Forest Officer”.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for application: 10th November 2020 Only preselected candidates are contacted.
WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce
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