Project Leader for Lesser Sunda Seascape - Kupang

Project Leader for Lesser Sunda Seascape - Kupang

If you want to contribute to conservation efforts in Indonesia, this is the opportunity for you to join the national conservation organization in Indonesia. WWF-Indonesia, an independent national conservation organization, is part of a global network of WWF. WWF-ID is currently seeking the best candidate for the position of Project Leader for Lesser Sunda Seascape. This position will be based in Jakarta, and report directly to the Marine Biodiversity Conservation Program Manager

This position is responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating the implementation of various projects and programmatic schemes of WWF-Indonesia Marine & Fisheries Division in the Lesser Sunda Seascape area, which consists of the main elements: Marine Protected Area (MPA), Sustainable Fisheries, ETP Marine Species, and Responsible Marine Tourism. This position is also responsible for managing the WWF-Indonesia internal team in the Lesser Sunda Seascape area, establishing effective working relationships with the WWF-Indonesia Marine & Fisheries Division and across relevant WWF-Indonesia divisions, as well as being a WWF-Indonesia representative in build and maintain cooperative relationships with external partners related to the advocacy process needed in the Lesser Sunda Seascape area. This position also contributes to various relevant fundraising schemes in the Lesser Sunda Seascape.

Requirements for this position are:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in Biology, Fisheries, Marine science, environment, or Conservation science, a master's is preferred 
  • Minimum 8 – 10 years experience for bachelor, or 5-8 years’ experience for master, on conservation work with 3 years of experience at the managerial level.  
  • Good crisis management skills to handle pressure from project challenges. 
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English


Interested applicants should send the resume/CV and application letter to [email protected] with the subject email Project Leader for Lesser Sunda Seascape - Kupang, not later than July 8th, 2022.



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