Job Vacancies in Papua New Guinea

Sangeeta smangubhai at
Thu Mar 8 16:14:17 EST 2001

Dear Coral-List

The World Wide Fund for Nature - South Pacific Program has four positions 
vacant positions for experienced and qualified individuals who can 
contribute to the effective management and development of it's conservation 
program to be based at the  Madang office, north coast Papua New Guinea.  I 
have enclosed four job positions for those of you who are interested.  You 
can contact me directly for more specific information on any of the 

Fisheries and Marine Project Coordinator
This is a new position for the WWF North Coast Madang Marine Project. The 
officer will have overall responsibility for overseeing the effective 
implementation of the project including the recruitment of other staff and 
development of activity plans for the project.  Fisheries and Marine 
conservation project management experience required with at least a degree 
in related field of study.

Community Resource Management Trainer
Responsible for increasing the competency among WWF staff and partners in 
PNG in the approaches to, and tools for community-based natural resources 
management. The officer works closely with the WWF field projects and 
partners to document existing methods,  develop new tools and approaches 
for community resource management. Tertiary qualifications in natural 
resources or social science and at least five years experience in working 
closely with rural communities, NGOs and Government agencies.

Conservation Areas Officer
Responsible for activities that contribute to improving the standard of and 
skills in conservation area management and land use planning in PNG. The 
officer will assist WWF and partner agency staff in the development of 
clear and documented processes for the establishment and maintenance of 
Conservation Areas in PNG. Tertiary qualification in environmental science 
or another relevant field of study and at least five years experience in 
working closely with local communities, local government agencies and NGOs.

Operations and Administration Officer
Responsible for ensuring  the effective financial and administrative 
systems for implementation of the Local Resources initiative and the North 
Coast Marine projects are in place. Tertiary qualifications in management, 
accounting, administration or equivalent experience. At least 5 years 
experience in  Administration and Financial Management in a project or 
organisational setting would be preferable.

Apply with your CV before  27th March 2001 to:

WWF PNG Country Office
Kunai Street, Hohola
P.O.Box 8280
Boroko, NCD

Email: wwfpng at <mailto:wwfpng at>
Fax: 325 3224

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