Gunung Palung Orangutan Conservation Program
Location: Ketapang, West Kalimantan, Indonesia
Last Date: July 3, 2008
Position available with the Gunung Palung Orangutan Conservation Program (GPOCP, known as Yayasan Palung in Indonesia), an NGO that operates community-based education, awareness and development programs to conserve orangutans and biodiversity in and around Gunung Palung National Park (Indonesian Borneo).
Duties: plans, manages and evaluates all aspects of our Borneo-based projects; supervises staff of 14; liaises with local government and NGOs; involved in program development and fundraising; responsible for grant reporting and financial oversight.
Qualifications: College degree; previous conservation or development experience, preferably in SE Asia; program and personnel management experience; strong communication skills; grant writing experience highly preferred; Microsoft Office proficiency and Filemaker Pro database skills a plus. Bahasa Indonesia and English fluency required (or demonstrated ability to learn new languages).
Salary: commensurate with experience. For more information and to apply, email cover letter and curriculum vitae to GPOCP, Attn: Sonya Kahlenberg, email: email@example.com; website: www.saveGPorangutans.org.