Food Sustainability Project Manager

Posted on 21 June 2022

Based in Phnom Penh/ Mondulkiri
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. 
 
All around the world, people are waking up to the deepening crisis of nature loss. A growing realization that nature is our life-support system. And that nobody will be spared from the impacts of its loss. Here at WWF, we are helping to tackle this enormous global challenge.  
 
What we do 
We are 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 Cambodia works to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for people and wildlife. WWF-Cambodia works on the ground and in partnership with Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. 
 
Job Description Summary

The Food Sustainability Project Manager will serve as WWF-Cambodia’s lead for the Cambodian portion of a regional food sustainability project in South East Asia.  The Project Manager will be responsible for the strategic oversight and overall implementation of the SCP project. This project will provide a range of complementary interventions for SCP patterns in food systems including assuring that agricultural and forestry value chains are adopted and implemented through collaborative mechanisms by governments, the private sector, farmers and civil society organisations, as well as influencing consumer behavior, contributing to country mitigation targets and fostering a range of social and environmental co-benefits. 
 
The Food Sustainability Project Manager will also be responsible for project planning, management, and impact-oriented monitoring of the project’s key interventions in the EPL , as well as consumer behavioral changes in the urban areas. This involves aligning project goals with long-term private sector engagement strategy and regular consultation with a variety of stakeholders. The Project Manager will also be responsible for consistent monitoring and reporting of progress against the project workplan and budget, and ensuring compliance with WWF-KH’s contractual obligations under the donor grant agreement by fulfilling financial, technical and administrative reporting requirements. 
 

For a detailed Job Description and WWF-Job Application Form please visit:
https://www.wwf.org.kh  or www.bongthom.com 
 
How to apply? 
Email WWF-Job Application Form, your CV and Cover Letter (max. one page for Cover letter) to:  
jobwwfcam@wwf.org.kh . Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a deadline July 8, 2022.   
Application need to name the position title when submitting application under the subject in email.  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 
 
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 outside of work 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 and communities. We will use the reference process to ensure potential new staff understand and are aligned with our expectations.