Business Engagement & Development Specialist - Jakarta

Business Engagement & Development Specialist - Jakarta


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 seeking the best candidate for the position of Business Engagement & Development Specialist for Sustainable Palm Oil. This position will be based in Jakarta, and report directly to the Sustainable Palm Oil Project Leader.


The main function of this position is to support of WWF-Indonesia's mission to implement sustainable palm oil in downstream level companies (domestic and global) and strategic plan WWF. This position is responsible for the planning, development, and management of the business and private sector partnerships which could provide reduction of environmental threats through improved business practices based rely on sustainable palm oil practices. Then, responsible for developing and implementing a strategy to accelerate the demand for more sustainably and responsibly produced palm oil, with a focus on domestic and global collaboration with the network.


Requirements for this position are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in economics, communication, business administration, corporate sustainability, environmental sciences, or other relevant experience areas. A Master’s degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience developing and managing corporate relationships/engagement and executing sustainability projects 
  • Working knowledge of sustainability, conservation, and related topics, including in-depth knowledge of sustainability issues in the palm oil sector.
  • Extensive experience engaging with corporates or other industry stakeholders on sustainability topics, and a strong understanding of certification and sustainable palm oil initiatives in the industry (RSPO, ISPO, HCVrn, HCSA, AFI, etc).
  • National and international environmental and social safeguards
  • Adherence to WWF’s values of Integrity, Respect, Collaboration, and Courage. 


Interested applicants should send their resume/CV and application letter to [email protected], with the subject Business Engagement & Development Specialist - Jakarta no later than November 21, 2022.


 

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