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Finance Manager, WWF­-Laos

WWF-Laos is part of the WWF-Greater Mekong, one of the biologically richest places on the planet, which works on environmental issues across Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. WWF-Laos established its presence in Laos starting in 2001 and in partnership with the government, has been implementing several projects in the areas of conservation of wildlife and natural resources; improvement of livelihoods/income generation and other relevant activities contributing to sustainable management of natural resources. 

WWF-Laos is looking for the experienced Lao National candidate to fill-in a position of Finance Manager.   


Position: Finance Manager
Location base: Vientiane, Lao PDR
 
The Finance Manager ensures the implementation of finance, accounting systems, policies, and procedures for WWF-Laos which are aligned to WWF International Field Operations Manual and compliance with all local laws and other statutory requirements related to Finance in Laos. As a member of the Country Management Team (CMT), FM shares responsibility for the overall performance of the Country Programme.
 
Key requirements:
  • Master or Bachelor's degree in Finance and Accounting, Business Management, Business Administration, or in relevant fields;
  • 7 years of practical experience in finance and accounting management, 3 years of which should be in Lao PDR;
  • Experience in implementing and monitoring the compliance of Finance system, policies and procedures, preferably the context of an international organization;
  • Adhere to WWF’s values: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined and Engaging.

 
The detailed job description is posted at http://www.wwflaos.org/about/work_with_us/.

Interested candidates should apply by sending a covering letter and CV with mention of the position you are applying for, to: jobs.laos@wwfgreatermekong.org  

Closing date: 12th August 2016

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

WWF-Laos does not charge or accept a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce. 
 

FLEGT Project Finance Officer, WWF-Laos

WWF-Laos is part of the WWF-Greater Mekong, one of the biologically richest places on the planet, which works on environmental issues across Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. WWF-Laos established its presence in Laos starting in 2001 and in partnership with the government, has been implementing several projects in the areas of conservation of wildlife and natural resources; improvement of livelihoods/income generation and other relevant activities contributing to sustainable management of natural resources.
 
WWF-Laos is looking for the experienced Lao National candidates to fill-in a position of FLEGT Project Finance Officer.
 
Position: FLEGT Project Finance Officer
Location base: Vientiane, Lao PDR
 
FLEGT Project Finance Officer (90% is finance and accounting, 10% is administration). This position will be responsible for finance and accounting of FLEGT project in Laos. He/she also needs to provide assistances in various aspects of administration in ensuring the compliance of systems, policies and procedures from WWF-Laos, WWF-GM, WWF international and donors.
  
Key requirements:
  • Bachelor degree in finance and accounting, plus business administration is an advantage.
  • Knowledge and skill on international finance and accounting systems.
  • Understanding and Knowledge of project administration.
  • Basis knowledge of environmental and conservation issues in Laos and region 
The detailed job description is posted at http://www.wwflaos.org/about/work_with_us/

Interested candidates should apply by sending a covering letter and CV with mention of the position you are applying for, to: jobs.laos@wwfgreatermekong.org  

Closing date: 12th August 2016
 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
WWF-Laos does not charge or accept a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a dive

Wildlife Trade Project Manager, WWF-Laos

As part of its FY16-20 Strategic Plan, WWF-Laos is implementing a comprehensive wildlife conservation programme in its Priority Landscapes and Priority Sites, aligned with the WWF International Network’s Wildlife Practice. This includes protecting key habitats, ecosystems and species, as well as reducing illegal local wildlife trade and closing down international wildlife trade markets operating in the country.

The project to combat wildlife trade in Laos, supported by WWF Switzerland, starts in July 2016 and runs for 2 years. The project focuses on effective action against illegal wildlife trafficking through engagement with Government agencies to close down illegal wildlife markets in the Golden Triangle and other WWF Laos Priority Landscapes.
 
WWF-Laos is looking for an experienced Lao national candidate to fill the position of Wildlife Trade Project Manager, WWF-Laos

The Wildlife Trade Project Manager will lead and ensure the development and implementation of projects under the WWF Laos and WWF Greater Mekong strategic plans to tackle illegal wildlife trade in the Lao PDR. Priorities include implementation of and fund-raising for projects combatting illegal wildlife trade in Laos while also supporting regional projects operating in the country. These include development of and fund-raising for a wider programme of wildlife trade work in Laos aligned to the WWF Laos, WWF Greater Mekong, and WWF International Wildlife Crime Initiative strategic goals.
 
Location: Vientiane, Lao PDR
 
Key requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in either conservation, natural resources management, environmental law enforcement or in other relevant fields
  • Qualification in Project Management is preferred.
  • 3 years of practical experience in managing conservation projects in either INGOs or the United Nations or bilateral development agencies or private companies;
  • Experience in working with senior Government representatives and/or the diplomatic corps,
  • Experience in working with Government law enforcement agencies, local communities and donor representatives;
  • Experience in conducting market surveys – including undercover – and coordinating research activities;
  • Good English writing skills;
  • Essential WWF competencies for such position: WWF Focus, External Orientation, Delivering Quality Outcomes, Building Working Relationships and Communicating Effectively 
The detailed job description is posted at http://www.wwflaos.org/about/work_with_us/. Interested candidates should apply by sending a covering letter and CV, with mention of the position applied for, to: jobs.laos@wwfgreatermekong.org  
Closing date: 20th July 2016

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted
 
WWF-Laos does not charge or accept a fee at any stage of the recruitment process 
We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce