World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world’s leading conservation organizations, seeks a Senior Director, Blue Finance.
World Wildlife Fund-United States (WWF-US), one of the world’s leading environmental organizations, seeks a Senior Director, Blue Finance to deliver catalytic, innovative, and sustainable financing solutions to address Ocean conservation and climate priorities. WWF has an ambitious agenda regarding the threats impacting our Oceans at both the global and seascape level and requires a leader with expertise in blue finance to develop and lead a team to implement our new blue finance strategy. The Senior Director of Blue Finance will work to rethink the business-as-usual approach by catalyzing the redirection of mainstream finance into sustainable and restorative development pathways and working to design and develop financial solutions that support nature positive seascapes and the communities that depend on them.
The Senior Director will collaborate with the rest of the WWF US Ocean Team, other WWF US Teams, the WWF Network, and other critical stakeholders in finance to identify and develop scalable projects in ways that are environmentally sustainable, climate responsive, and socially equitable. The individual in this role must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, changing environment, executing quickly on a range of strategic and transactional responsibilities, as well as thinking critically to add value and solve problems.
The Senior Director will undertake the following tasks:
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. WWF values diversity and inclusion and welcomes diverse candidates to apply.