WWF-Indonesia, an independent national conservation organizations and is part of a global network of WWF. WWF-ID are currently seeking for the best candidates for the position of: 

Fisheries Business Officer 

This position  will be based in Wakatobi and report to Responsible Marine Business Coordinator. The job holder will be responsible to provide operational support to WWF Indonesia in unit MPA for fisheries in Wakatobi, working and designing pathway to ensure significant increase of contribution from WWF Indonesia to decrease the ecological footprint in the region, enhance the role of the fisheries sector, especially to support sustainable and responsible fisheries, to support the agenda of marine resources conservation based; As well as providing technical support to related parties, among others; Local governments, public forums, traditional institutions, ecotourism business organizations, fishing businesses and universities.

These efforts are done in order to develop a sustainable and responsible fishing business and encourage the creation of conducive policy in Wakatobi, as targeted in the WWF Indonesia Coral Triangle program strategic plan.

Requirements for This Position are:
  • Bachelor degree in social sciences, marine/fisheries sciences and other related major 
  • 2-4 years experience wotking with community, NGO and government  
  • Experience on Market research and managing fisheries products is an advantage 
  • Having experience in facilitating local business’ fisheries products and fish breeding would be desired  
  • Able to communicate and organize common interest among stakeholders
All correspondence should be addressed to the Human Resources Department of WWF Indonesia via email: and indicate “FBO Wakatobi " on the subject of the email. 

Applications will be closed 7 days after the publication of this advertisement (11 September 2015). Please note that only short-listed applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted. 

Be a part of us, who is currently working in 28 regions in 17 provinces from Aceh to Papua, with more than 500 sttaff and supported by more than 64,000 supporters in Indonesia. WWF Indonesia also works with governments, local communities, private sector, NGOs, civil society, and the public at large.