VACANT POSITIONS 2013 at WWF-Malaysia
The mission of the WWF Tigers Alive Initiative (TAI) is to help double the wild tiger population to at least 6,000 by 2022. The WWF TAI Unit is a global team working in more than 15 countries (hosted by WWF Malaysia in the Petaling Jaya office close to Kuala Lumpur). To achieve the mission, we seek qualified individuals to fill the following exciting and challenging positions:
MANAGER, CONSERVATION ASSURED TIGER STANDARDS (BASED IN PETALING JAYA)
You will be responsible for establishing a new accreditation scheme based on a set of effective protected area management Conservation Assured Tiger Standards (CA/TS) across Asia. You will be required to communicate/ negotiate with senior government officials and other stakeholders to promote and secure the adoption of CA/TS in Tiger Conservation areas across Asia.
LAND-USE AND DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST (BASED IN PETALING JAYA OR OTHER LOCATIONS IN ASIA)
Being the Land-use and Development Specialist, you will be responsible for the delivery of set objectives of the WWF TAI strategy related to spatial planning, impact assessment and seizing opportunities to secure tigers in a fast developing region. This is a senior position in the WWF network. You will be required to provide technical advice and leadership on this topic primarily to the needs of the Tigers Alive Initiative but also to the wider WWF network and with external partners where appropriate.