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Deputy Landscape Manager (DTL)

WWF- Myanmar

Deputy Landscape Manager (DTL)

WWF- Myanmar
Myanmar - Taninthayi Division
Full Time
02 Sep 2020

Experience level

Experienced Non-Manager

Job Function

Project, Operations Management

Min Education Level

Bachelor Degree

Job Description

Major Function

The Deputy Landscape Manager will lead the overall implementation of wildlife work in DTL and oversee and lead on key cross-cutting initiatives and projects of the landscape programme. This position will involve engaging with key stakeholders, strengthening their capacity, implementing programme activities in partnership, managing complex relationships, fundraining, and increasing awareness on wildlife conservation.

Major Responsibilities

Biodiversity surveys:

  • Lead and manage all aspects of biodiversity surveys in DTL, including camera trap surveys, wildlife monitoring units, e-DNA, community based surveys (bird and fish).

Wildlife Protection

  • Lead and manage all aspects of managing wildlife protection in DTL. This includes SMART patrols, capacity building and handholding, protection planning, data analysis, and report generation.

Illegal Wildlife Trade

  • Lead all aspects of containing illegal wildlife trade in DTL.

And management responsibilities.

Open To

Foreign (Expatriate)
Male/Female

Job Requirements

  • Master’s or higher degree or other relevant qualification in zoology, biology, wildlife conservation, or related fields
  • Excellent understanding of species and landscape conservation challenges and opportunities in Myanmar and/or mainland Asia
  • At least 5 years of practical experience as a field biologist in Myanmar and/or mainland Asia, and especially in designing and undertaking wildlife and other biodiversity surveys, law enforcement and illegal wildlife trade
  • Proven experience in managing complex external relationships including with government and local communities
  • Experience in managing projects and high performance team
  • Experience in donar liaison, proposal writing and fund raising
  • Good understanding of how wildlife, forest and sustainable agricultre fit together in biodiversity conservation at landscape level
  • Fluency in written and spoken of English; knowledge of Myanmar or Karen Language will be an asset
  • Knowledge of GIS and SMART patrol tool will be a distinct adventage

What We Can Offer

Benefits

Meal or travel allowance

Highlights

Join an experienced team, international standard

Career Opportunities

Training provided, Learn new skills on job

About Our Company

WWF’s Secretariat based in Gland, Switzerland and operating with over 5,000 staff worldwide. It is the world largest conservation organization with over 5 million supporters worldwide, working in more than 100 countries,supporting around 1,300 conservation and environmental projects.The groups mission is "to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future in
which humans live in harmony with nature.” Currently, much of its work focuses on the conservation of three biomes that contain most of the world's biodiversity: oceans and coasts, forests, and freshwater ecosystems.Among other issues, it is also concerned with endangered species, pollution and climate change.
Expanding WWF- Greater Mekong to Myanmar, WWF- Greater Mekong has built an extraordinary network of partners – local communities, the private sector, and governments – all working together to find solutions to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for its people, ecosystems and wildlife. WWF- Greater Mekong consists of a regional team and country offices in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar,Thailand and Vietnam.

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