Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Project Officer (re-advertise)

Posted on 23 February 2023

Based in Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia
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
WWF-Greater Mekong – on the ground in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam – is working to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for people and wildlife. WWF has a long history of engagement in the Greater Mekong. 

WWF’s mission in Cambodia is to ensure that there will be strong participation and support from all people to conserve the country’s rich biological diversity. The WWF-Cambodia Conservation Programme that started more than 10 years ago is implemented in 2 landscapes – Eastern Plains Landscape (EPL) and Mekong Flooded Forest (MFF) Landscape and built over the following 4 pillars of interventions: (1) Securing Landscape Integrity sustaining conservation and livelihood development, (2) Freshwater and Sustainable Hydropower, (3) Protected Area Management and Conservation Research and (4) Sustainable Financing – Green Economy. 

The Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), funded by The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMU) through WWF-Germany, is a future 4-year project that will be commencing in June 2022. The main objective (impact) of the project is to reduce ecological footprints of consumption and production through a range of complementary interventions, including promotion sustainable low-carbon production practices in priority areas, enabling the use of consumer sustainability information tools, and strengthening the capacity of stakeholders to develop value chain to implement SCP principles.

The SCP Project Officer will be responsible for assisting the project manager and leading the implementation of project activities working closely with producers and consumers as well as community. Under SCP Project “ Sustainable Food Productions and Consumptions” financially supported by IKI, the Project Officer will assist implementation of project monitoring, community engagement, improving legality, and providing capacity building for the consumers and producers group. Also, the Project Officer will provide technical support contributing to sustainable forest management, harvesting plan, and viable
 
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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 April 5, 2023. 
Applicants need to name the position title (i.e. Project Officer SCP Project) 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.