[채용] Energy Transition Program Senior Officer | WWF Korea

[채용] Energy Transition Program Senior Officer

Posted on 21 August 2019   |  
Description in Korean

WWF(세계자연기금)의 Energy Transition Senior Officer는 인류와 자연이 조화를 이루는 미래를 구축하기 위하여 지구온난화를 1.5도로 제한하는 것을 궁극적인 목표로, 지속가능한 에너지시스템으로의 전환에 관하여 활동하게 됩니다.
화석연료로부터 재생에너지로의 전환을 중심으로 에너지 고효율화, 에너지 절약을 포함하여 운영되는 Global Energy Transition Program을 바탕으로 하여, 국내 정책제언 및 다양한 이해관계자와의 소통을 주도해 나가게 됩니다. 
국내 에너지 전환 프로그램 전략 수립 및 운영, 다수의 이해관계자 참여를 이끌 수 있는 콘퍼런스/라운드테이블 개최 및 운영이 주요업무에 포함됩니다. Climate & Energy Practice에 소속되어 국내∙외 Program & Partnership 팀과 긴밀히 협력하며 일하게 됩니다.

Department Goals

Mitigate climate change through commitment of ambitious & science based targets of greenhouse gas emission reduction & scale up the renewable energy transition from fossil fuels so to achieve the equitable & just transition that limits warming to 1.5°C, protects people & biodiversity & builds a climate resilient future.

Major Functions of the Position
 

Program senior officer designs the strategy & critical contribution outcome of the Program at WWF-Korea aligned with global practice goal & strategy. Also he/she takes responsibility of communications & reporting as a focal point of the Practice.

Under the supervision of Korea Conservation Director, senior officer coordinates all activities of the program including planning & managing implementation, tries to develop projects to secure funds of the program running, leads project delivery & design related initiatives to achieve goals & outcomes of the program. He/she represents scaling up the energy transition to renewables so to mitigate climate change to both internal & external stakeholders & partner relations with government, private sector & civil society for the objectives (subject to be adjusted) as follows: 

Make influence that Korean government phase out coal & oils & transit to renewable energy so to achieve the Paris Agreement’s goal. Motivate Korean companies participate at Rights to Renewable Energy initiatives & plan & execute the energy usage from fossil fuels to renewable energy.

 
Main Tasks & Responsibilities

Senior Officer of Energy Transition Program
 

 Design & execute the Korea Energy Transition Program strategy: 
Design & execute the Program strategy to support & achieve the Korea office strategic objectives aligned with WWF global strategic outcomes & collaboration with climate & energy leaders across the network

 Design & deliver the Korea “Energy Transition” positions & key messages: 
Design & deliver positions & effective key messages for communications with corporates, governments & cities so to motivate market shifts & movements in energy transitioning to renewables thorough consideration of the Practice positions & local circumstances

 Engage with corporate & public sector: 
Build effective partnerships with key stakeholders including those from corporate, government & NGO sectors in order to achieve strategic outcomes. 
Manage collaboration based on technical program knowledge & insights with corporates, governments, other NGOs 

 Internal & external communication: 
Represent WWF Korea in relevant renewable energy transitions & coal phase out in national & international fora. Act as a WWF spokesperson on energy issues in various forums & media. Pull attention & collaborate with marketing & communication team through explanation of program’s activities & messages

 Work for fundraising:  
Information gathering of funding opportunities through collaborate with international network team & corporate partnership, develop proposals & try to get the funds through conversations so to secure stable on-going program activities with qualities

 Lead project delivery in Energy program: 
lead whole project lifecycle from project planning to successful delivery of scope of works agreed & achieve project objectives & outcomes. 
Manage project financials & funder expectation through appropriate communication & reporting Co-work with Climate & Energy team & collaborate with other conservation practices & partnership team, communication team, fundraising team so to achieve the organization vision & goals

 
Qualification & Experience
 

 Bachelor’s (or higher) degree needed

Specialized in environment, energy, energy transition, climate change, renewable energy, international policy, / business management related to energy is preferred.

 Minimum 7 years of professional job experience in climate change & energy transition program needed

 Working experiences in government agencies, large / medium scale of companies, / other relevant organizations are preferred.

 Experiences in working with team & collaborating teams in enterprises needed

Adheres to the WWF mission, as well LIVES the WWF Values: Engaging, Optimistic, Determined, Knowledgeable by demonstrating WWF behaviours in way of working: Strive for Impact, Listen Deeply, Collaborate Openly, Innovate Fearlessly

 Excellent written, verbal & interpersonal communication skills in both English & Korean

 Strong leadership & demonstrated ability to plan & deliver works

 Knowledge of research tools & methodology

 Ability to collect & analyze useful data & information

 Demonstrated ability to deliver projects on time & within budget

 Commitment to, demonstrated ability to work well as lead / part of a team

 Ability to work unsupervised, in a rapidly changing environment

 Effective computer & office tools skills.

Working Relationships
 

Internal: works with climate & energy team, collaborates with conservation & partnership team as a teammate, collaborates with communication team, fundraising team, finance & administration team, works with conservation director & other relevant colleagues in the network

External: governments, private sector, corporate, civil societies, domestic market subject matter experts
 
Type of contract

Opened term

Application Period

 2019/8/21 - 2019/9/4

How to apply?

If you would like to learn more & soon join our team, please send us your application by email to recruitment@wwfkorea.or.kr including a letter of motivation & resume with 2 reference contacts. Please use the subject line to indicate which position you are applying for. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Many thanks for your interest in WWF-Korea & this opportunity.

*Please do not put your resident registration number in any application documents specified above. In case any certificate includes your resident registration number, please make sure to conceal the number not to be exposed resident registration number.
 

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