World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the world’s leading conservation organization, seeks a Senior Program Officer (SPO) for its WWF Green Climate Fund (GCF) Accredited Entity (AE) team at our Washington, DC office. The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic and global team responsible for implementing multimillion dollar portfolios of projects assisting developing countries in addressing global climate change adaptation and mitigation issues. The SPO supports in the engagement of partners globally and in the development of policies and strategies for WWF’s GCF AE operations.
The SPO's primary responsibility will be overseeing/leading project and program development and implementation. As a member of the WWF GCF AE team:
The position does not directly develop or manage projects, but rather assists those bringing projects to WWFs GCF AE (for submission to GCF) in defining and preparing those projects to meet GCF and WWF requirements, and as the WWF GCF AE that submitted the project, manages all implementation and reporting requirements post approval.
As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.