baito logo
    vor 11 Monate
    World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) header
    World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) logo

    Global Lead (m/f/d) Ecosystem Restoration and Grasslands & Savannahs

    Jetzt bewerben
    Der folgende Stellentext wurde von uns automatisch zusammengefasst.


    The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is seeking a Global Lead (m/f/d) for Ecosystem Restoration and Grasslands & Savannahs. The position is based in Berlin, Germany and is a full-time role. The Global Lead will provide strategic advice and support to WWF Global Practices, country offices, and policy teams to elevate the profile of ecosystem restoration, protection, and sustainable management. They will also lead the implementation of the Global Grasslands and Savannah Initiative (GGSI) globally and support implementation in priority countries. The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree in Environmental/Conservation Science or related fields, at least five years of relevant professional experience, and strong communication and negotiation skills. Fluency in English is required, and knowledge of German or other languages is an asset. The WWF values courage, collaboration, respect, and integrity. The organization offers flexible working hours, home office options, and 30 days of holiday entitlement. If you are interested in joining WWF and share their goals of preserving biodiversity and creating a sustainable future, you can apply online or via email.


    • Provide strategic advice and support to WWF Global Practices (in particular the Forest and Food Practice), country offices and policy teams to elevate the profile of ecosystem restoration, protection, and sustainable management and nature-based solutions
    • Lead implementation of the Global Grasslands and Savannah Initiative (GGSI) globally and support implementation in priority countries
    • Identify and pursue emerging opportunities for WWF in regard to policies and advocacy, project and initiative development, and outreach, at global and national level
    • Lead fundraising and fund tracking efforts for GGSIs
    • Rally national offices to include ecosystem restoration in their fundraising efforts
    • Develop external engagement strategies, including communications, to ensure that ecosystem restoration, as well as protection and sustainable management of neglected ecosystems – such as grasslands and savannahs and forest ecosystems– is promoted on the international agenda, for positive impact on nature, biodiversity, people and climate
    • Support WWF's global advocacy for ecosystem restoration as well as protection and sustainable management of grasslands and savannahs at international events
    • Represent the WWF Food Practice in emerging coalitions and platforms whose focus is the conservation, sustainable management and restoration of grasslands and savannahs
    • Lead WWF relationship with the UN Decade secretariat and global partners as far as the aforementioned thematic topics are concerned
    • Support the promotion and implementation of existing initiatives and coalitions
    • Engage actively in the IKI project on Safeguarding Overlooked Ecosystems: Protect, Manage and Restore Grasslands and Savannahs in Argentina, Colombia and Paraguay funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety Consumer Protection (BMUV)


    • Master’s or equivalent degree in Environmental/Conservation Science, or other related fields with a professional understanding of international political processes
    • At least five years’ relevant professional experience in conservation, environment or development work, ideally with some knowledge/understanding of ecosystem restoration and/or integrated land and seascape scale work
    • Proven experience in convening and coordinating virtual communities of practice in an international environment (particularly an NGO) would be a strong advantage
    • Strong communication, interpersonal, coordination and negotiation skills; ability to engage and connect with a broad range of people, and work as part of a multi-dimensional team that cuts across the WWF Network
    • Willingness to travel internationally for meetings and events when needed
    • Excellent English, both written and oral, German or other languages are an asset
    • Adhere to WWF's values: courage, collaboration, respect and integrity


    • Meaningful task for our planet
    • Great colleagues and the greatest possible scope for creativity
    • Flat hierarchies and short distances, centrally located in the heart of Berlin-Mitte (near train station Friedrichstraße)
    • Flexible working hours, home office and 30 days holiday entitlement (up to 3 weeks in a row)
    • Capital-accumulation benefits in accordance with legal regulations; after 3 years of service also company pension scheme
    • Optional incentives for sports, family care, lifestyle or JobTicket (total of 528€ per year)
    • Opportunities to participate in WWF activities such as choir, band, football or volleyball team
    • Celebrate success or enjoy breaks with coffee and colleagues over the roofs of Berlin
    vor 11 Monate

    Verweise auf baito

    Du findest gut, was wir machen? Du kannst uns dabei unterstützen. Gib bei deiner Bewerbung an, dass du die Stelle bei baito gefunden hast.

    Jetzt bewerben

    Ähnliche Jobs