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WWF-Viet Nam: Water Stewardship Officer

Posted on 09 November 2020

Location: Ho Chi Minh City
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About WWF-Vietnam 
WWF was one of the first International non-government organizations working in Vietnam. In 1985, WWF began working on a national conservation strategy and since then has worked closely with the Vietnamese Government on a diverse range of environmental issues and implemented field activities across the country. Find out more at https://vietnam.panda.org/en/get_involved/jobs/. WWF recognizes that its employees are its most important asset. A competent workforce, thoroughly trained, properly motivated and bound together by mutual trust and common objectives is crucial to the success of WWF. 

We are looking for a Water Stewardship Officer, based in Ho Chi Minh city office, with frequent travel to project sites in the Dong Nai and Mekong Delta. As our Water Stewardship OfficerYOU will support the Textile Project Manager in implementing the water stewardship initiatives and technical water-related improvements for Industrial parks (IPs) and textile facilities, corporates, collective platforms, civil society, and relevant stakeholders.   

In order to be a good fit, you should have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as natural resources management, environmental science, ecology, law, business, international development or water policy is required; graduate degree will be favorably considered
  • Position requires 3-5 years of relevant experience with the corporate engagement and private sector’s sustainability
  • Good understanding of sustainable and efficient water and energy management in Vietnam is required
  • Experience in sustainable textile standards and tools, factory-based sustainability audits and training for brands or for international programmes is a bonus.
  • Private sector experience preferred ideally in high water impact industries such as Textile, Food & Beverage, Agriculture
If you want a career filled with meaningful and diverse assignments to expand yourself professionally and personally; make a difference to our planet while enjoying a great work-life balance and evolve yourself every day, JOIN OUR TEAM!

How to apply:
The detailed job description is attached to this article. Send us your cover letter, curriculum vitae in English, and scan/photo of diplomas/certificates to recruitment.vn@wwf.org.vn stating the position title [WWF - 102020Water Stewardship Officer – Full name in the subject line of the emailby 22th November 2020
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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