Internship for Beekeeping Project | WWF
Internship for Beekeeping Project

Posted on 24 March 2021

Based in Mondulkiri Office
WWF’s mission in Cambodia is to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature. The WWF-Cambodia programme is part of WWF's regional Greater Mekong Programme operating in Thailand, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Cambodia.
 
Since 2007, WWF Cambodia facilitated to establish two groups of sustainable wild honey collection in Trapeang Khaerm CPA. In 2010, due to the interests of local communities and positive progresses of these value chain approaches, WWF facilitated to establish a social enterprise at provincial level called Mondukiri Wild Honey Network that focused solely on Mondulkiri wild honey. In 2014, this network expanded its scope of work and focused on Non-timber Forest Products which was having 13 NTFP groups with a total of 552 households. This network has been registered as Mondulkiri Forest Venture (MFV) at the provincial level.   
 
With the unique products of Mondulkiri wild honey, from 2017, WWF have been strengthening the capacity of MFV and supporting the processes of registration of Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) of Mondulkiri wild honey.
 
The project is offering 01 Internship Opportunity to assist and support the implementation of Beekeeping Project to ensure better alternative livelihood, sustainable wild honey collection and species management, and the quality of honey products to the markets. 
 
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Work closely with local beekeepers to implement beekeeping technique on movable hives and rafter beekeeping in deciduous forest in the communities protected areas.
  • Support the field monitoring and ensure the local beekeepers implement the monitoring of beekeeping techniques and data recording in a timely manner.
  • Assist and facilitate the communities to participate the trainings, meetings, and field visit.
  • Develop weekly and monthly planning for the project implementation.  
  • Prepare cash advance and clearance follow the finance and admin procedures. 
  • Join training and capacity building in order to implement the project activities effectively. 
  • Write a weekly and monthly update and submitting to supervisor.
 Qualification
  • Graduate Degree in agriculture, forestry, a social or environmental science. 
  • Having knowledge of community-based development and conservation related issues.
  • Having knowledge of ethnic minority is an advantage.
  • Experiences in field facilitation skills, organizing communities ‘meeting and workshop.
  • Self-motivated and committed to work under pressure.
  • Good command of written and spoken English.
 
For detailed Terms of Reference, please visit in this site.
 
 
How to Apply
Interested candidates are requested to send Cover Letter and a CV of key experts (Highlighting relevant experience and achievements) to jobwwfcam@wwf.org.kh    Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a deadline of [07 April 2021]. Application need to name the position title when submitting application under the subject title. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and submitted documents will not be returned.
 
WWF is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Women, Ethnic Minorities and people with Disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply and will be considered regardless of the requirements of the position.
We do not tolerate sexual misconduct within or external and imbed child protection in all we do.  Protection from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse and child protection are fundamental to our relationships, including employment, we only recruit people who are suitable to work with other staff. We will use the reference process to ensure potential new member understand and are aligned with our expectations.