Community Engagement (CE) Thematic Manager

Posted on 14 September 2022

Based in Kratie Province
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.
 
Join the world’s largest and most respected independent conservation organization as Community Engagement (CE) Thematic Manager based in Kratie Province, Cambodia, and together we can conserve our country’s rich biological diversity, through sustainable use of natural resources, and promote new opportunities for the benefit of all people, enhancing local livelihoods and contributing to poverty reduction in the Kingdom of Cambodia
 
The CE Manager has a leadership role, supporting the implementation of the Mekong Flooded Forest (MFF) Landscape strategy according to WWF-KH’s 2021-2025 Strategic Plan. The CE Manager is responsible for leading, managing, and coordinating sub-thematic activities under the Community Engagement thematic, including community forestry and fisheries, community livelihood development, and education and awareness outreach. The CE manager will also manage two SDC and DFAD-funded projects, working across Landscape's thematic teams to do so. In addition, he/she will assist the Head of Landscape Programs and Program Development Manager in developing new landscape scale projects. He/she will work closely with other Thematic Managers and Project Managers in the Landscape to ensure that all CE thematic activities are effectively planned and implemented.
 
For a detailed Job Description and WWF-Job Application Form please visit www.wwf.org.kh
 
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 of October 02, 2022. 
 
Applicants need to name the position title (i.e. CE Manager) when submitting applications under the subject in email. 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 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.