WWF-Viet Nam: Project Officer for DANIDA Project, OPCC Project and VCCA

Posted on 03 June 2021

Location: Ha Noi
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About WWF-Viet Nam

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 http://vietnam.panda.org/. 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 01 Project Officer to support the DANIDA project, OPCC project and VCCA, based in Ha Noi.

Under the WWF DK – DANIDA Strategic Partnership Agreement, the DANIDA project has implemented interventions in the Mekong Delta to promote better policy for sustainable energy and sustainable production and consumption by engaging the private sector. WWF-Viet Nam is the co-founder of VCCA – a network of domestic multi-sectors including enterprises, non-governmental and nonprofit organizations, financial institutions, consumers, research institutions and associations who are working in renewable energy, green development and climate change response in Viet Nam, particularly in the context of Government of Vietnam cooperating with 196 Parties in Paris Agreement since 2015 to respond to climate change. 

Major functions: 

The Project Officer will provide support to the Project Manager in the planning, management, implementation, monitoring and reporting of projects’ activities to ensure compliance with the Project Document and WWF’s contractual obligations and ensure close collaboration between the projects and program’s management, partners and other relevant stakeholders.

Key requirements for the role:
  • Bachelor degree or preferably Master degree or higher in fields related to environmental engineering, environment, sustainable development, natural resources management, sustainable energy and the like;
  • Proven experiences in planning and implementation of GO and/or NGO’s projects;
  • Experience of working in multi-cultural environment and/or international organizations;
  • Experience of working with CSOs, SMEs, Government officials, local communities and/or donors at all levels
  • Identifies and aligns with the core values of the WWF organization: Courage, Collaboration, Respect & Integrity.
  • Demonstrates WWF behaviors in ways of working: Strive for Impact, Listen Deeply, Collaborate Openly, Innovate Fearlessly;
  • Adheres to WWF’s brand values, which are: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined and Engaging;
How to apply

The detailed terms of references are attached to this article. Send us your cover letter, curriculum vitae in English, naming the files "Full name - PO CEP", and scan/photo of relevant diplomas/certificates to recruitment.vn@wwf.org.vn stating in the subject line: PO CEP - Full name

The deadline is June 17th, 2021

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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