Associate Coordinator – Species (Jabalpur)

From 4 to 6 year(s) of experience
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Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

WWF India is one of the largest conservation organizations, engaged in wildlife and nature conservation in the country. We are looking for a committed and self-motivated individual as an Associate Coordinator -Species to be a part of the Wildlife and Habitats Division for its work in Central India Landscape (CIL).

The Associate Coordinator-Species will be the point person for all species related work in CIL.

Location: Jabalpur

Job Profile:

Programme Development

To work in coordination with TL and the team in CIL for developing proposals, planning interventions and M&E processes on species monitoring, conflict mitigation and corridor management.

Programme Implementation

To conduct ecological surveys, undertake / supervise conflict management / mitigation activities, human-wildlife interface and other related studies in critical areas (wildlife corridors, PAs, habitat areas outside of PAs).

Networking & Advocacy

To connect to all relevant stakeholders including Forest Department officials, communities and other line departments and NGOs to enhance existing partnerships as well as develop new ones in aspects such as conflict management including ex-gratia and compensation measure, and securing wildlife corridors.


Data compilation, analysis and report writing. Publish scientific papers, communication material and donor reports on work conducted from time to time

Qualifications, Experience and competencies required:

  • M.Sc / Ph. D in Wildlife / Species behaviour / habitat/ human-wildlife interface
  • At least 4-5 years of experience
  • Experience in Wildlife Monitoring, Data analysis, GIS, Conflict Management / Mitigation
  • Candidate should have good writing skills.
Last Date for sending applications: 25th July, 2021

Please note, that the applications of only the short-listed candidates will be acknowledged.

WWF-India is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from qualified women are encouraged.

Remuneration will be competitive with Indian NGO pay scales and will depend upon candidate’s experience levels and the overall WWF-India salary structure. WWF-India does not provide housing, telephone or vehicle facilities.

Please submit an up-to-date CV (mentioning your full name in the resume attachment), giving details regarding compensation received in the present assignment, expected salary, and three references.

In order to ensure that your application is sorted correctly, please mention “Associate Coordinator-Species”, in the subject line. The vacancy is open to Indian Nationals only. Applications of only the short listed candidates will be acknowledged.


Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:NGO / Social Services / Industry Associations

Functional AreaOther

Role CategoryOther

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) in Environmental science

Doctorate:Ph.D/Doctorate in Zoology, Environmental

Company Profile

World Wide Fund For Nature India

WWF-India is one of the largest organizations engaged in wildlife and nature conservation since the past 50 years.
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