WWF Hong Kong is hiring a
Purpose of the Position:
Major Roles and Responsibilities:
Managing the team: Coordinating and leading the team and its initiatives and its reporting against measurable outcomes and impact:
DFCD Origination Facility regional oversight and support: support DFCD lead in partnership with WWF-NL and collaborating with other WWF offices to oversee the development, funding, monitoring and reporting for bankable projects (with conservation impact) across Asia and within selected landscapes
Bankable Nature Solutions (non-DFCD) local/regional oversight and support: support SNS lead and work together with conservation teams from WWF-HK and WWF's other Asia offices to develop and secure bankable projects; in addition, work with the WWF-HK Corporate Partnerships/Development team to create a WWF-HK-led origination facility for incubating and funding bankable projects and building capacity
Environmental Bonds Initiative oversight and support: support EBI lead and work with WWF France on WWF lNT's global initiative to implement an environmental bond strategy for WWF HK that will ensure the Hong Kong financial system is moving to be more environmentally oriented and aligned with international and local climate targets
Portfolio Alignment oversight and support: support PA lead and engage with Hong Kong-based financial institutions to advocate for the aligning of their lending/underwriting/ investment portfolios with positive environmental and climate objectives
Climate Impact Asia Fund Representative and attend the fund's Investment Advisory Committee meeting and give advice
Fundraising lead for team: Responsible for the team's project concept proposals, securing financial commitments, and delivering ROI
Finance Practice Focal Point for WWF HK: work closely with Network focal points and WWF INT core team members
Environmental Finance spokesperson: Attend paid and non-paid events; deliver presentations, speak on panels and act as media spokesperson as necessary
Required Functional Skills:
Required Behavioural Skills:
How to Apply
Please click ‘Apply Now’ with your full resume and cover letter highlighting your motivation to apply for the job and what makes you a good fit for us, together with your present & expected salary and available date. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.
WWF, the World Wide Fund for Nature, a non-profit organization, headquartered in Switzerland, is one of the world’s most recognizable and respected independent conservation organisations.
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