Intern, USAID Biodiversity Conservation


Location : Ha Noi

Want to make a positive difference to the future of people and our one shared home - the Earth? Working at WWF could be your opportunity of a lifetime.

All around the world, people are waking up to the deepening crisis of nature loss. A growing realization that nature is our life-support system. And that nobody will be spared from the impacts of its loss. Here at WWF, we are helping to tackle this enormous global challenge.

Our people come from hugely diverse backgrounds and with a variety of expertise, ranging from HR and finance to advocacy and conservation science. We welcome applications from anyone who believes they can help us create a better future for people and wildlife.

What we do

We are an independent conservation organization, striving to sustain the natural world for the benefit of people and wildlife. From individuals and communities to business and government, we are part of a growing coalition calling on world leaders to set nature on the path to recovery by 2030. Together, we seek to protect and restore natural habitats, stop the mass extinction of wildlife, and make the way we produce and consume sustainably.

About WWF-Viet Nam

WWF-Viet Nam was one of the first International non-government organizations working in Viet Nam. In 1985, WWF-Viet Nam began working on a national conservation strategy and since then has worked closely with the Vietnamese Government on a diverse range of environmental issues and implemented field activities across the country. Find out more at WWF-Viet Nam recognizes that its employees are its most important asset. A competent workforce, thoroughly trained, properly motivated and bound together by mutual trust and common objectives is crucial to the success of WWF-Viet Nam.

We are looking for 01 Intern, USAID Biodiversity Conservation, WWF-Viet Nam, based in Ha Noi

The USAID Biodiversity Conservation project will contribute to maintaining and increasing forest quality, and protecting and stabilizing wildlife populations in national parks and nature reserves in Vietnam. To obtain these goals, the project will implement four Strategic Approaches (SA) including SA1: Promote Conservation-Friendly Enterprises in Forest Dependent Communities; SA2: Strengthen Management of Special Use and Protection Forests; SA3: Increase Functionality of Law Enforcement Systems for Forest and Wildlife Crimes and; SA4: Reduce Local Demand for illicit forest derived products through Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Methodologies.

Major Responsibilities

  • Supporting interpretation/translation for project’s expat and assist Admin in logistic tasks
  • Translate documents, letters, newsletter and other materials from English to Vietnamese or vice versa as assigned by the USAID Biodiversity Conservation project;
  • Initially format the reports, research and other documents to ensure the standard appearance and branding regulations of the Project;
  • Support organizing Project’s events and activities and other tasks as assigned by the supervisor. 

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Three-year or final year student majoring in Languages, Business Administration, or in relevant fields.
  • Proficiency in MS Office;
  • Excellent English skills;
  • Identifies and aligns with the core values of the WWF organization: Courage, Collaboration, Respect & Integrity;
  • Adheres to WWF’s brand values: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined and Engaging;
  • Demonstrates WWF behaviours in ways of working: strive for impact, listen deeply, collaborate openly and innovate fearlessly 

How to apply

The detailed terms of references are attached. Send us your curriculum vitae & cover letter in English, naming each file: “Full name - CV/CL”.

For internal candidates, please send your application to Ms. Thuy (Recruitment Manager)

For external candidates outside the WWF network, please send your applications to [email protected] stating in the subject line: Intern BCA - Full name

The deadline is Dec 15th, 2021

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

“WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce."

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Application Deadline: 
Wed, 2021-12-15