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CAREERS IN CONSERVATION

Rise up to the challenge and help us make a better world for the Philippine Eagle and the Filipino people. Explore our job openings below and apply today!

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 Education Officer

Purpose:
The Education Officer plays a pivotal role in advancing the conservation education initiatives of the Philippine Eagle Foundation. By developing and implementing engaging education programs, the Education Officer contributes to raising awareness, fostering appreciation, and inspiring action among youth toward the conservation of the Philippine Eagle and its biodiverse habitat.


About the Open Classroom Project:
The Open Classroom Project is a flagship conservation education initiative of the Philippine Eagle Foundation. It aims to engage and educate youth about the Philippine Eagle and the biodiversity it represents, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for conservation efforts.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education, Environmental Science, Biology, or related field. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply;

  • Preferably with experience in curriculum development, educational program management, and community outreach, preferably in conservation or environmental education;

  • Strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.

  • Able to work independently, manage multiple tasks, and collaborate with the Conservation Education & Development Program.

  • With a passion for conservation, environmental sustainability, and youth education.

Duration and Location:

This is a full-time position based at the Philippine Eagle Foundation headquarters in Davao City. The initial contract duration will be 6 months, with the possibility of extensions based on performance.

This opening is URGENT, applications are encouraged to be sent ASAP.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio showcasing relevant work samples to: sunbird2371@gmail.com, info@philippineeaglefoundation.org and to steffmadrona@philippineeaglefoundation.org . Please indicate “Conservation Education Officer Application” in the subject line. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Address your letter to: Mr. Dennis Joseph I. Salvador, Executive Director Philippine Eagle Foundation

Evaluation and Selection:

Candidates will be evaluated based on their qualifications, experience, skills, and sustainability for the role. The selection process may include interviews, writing assessments, and reference check.

Project Officer
for Leyte

Location: PEF Project Sites in Leyte

Duration:  6 months

Reporting to/Supervisor: Culture-based Conservation Program Head

Overview of the Post:

The Project Officer is responsible for ensuring program and project delivery. The project officer helps the project teams manage resources and information and assist with scheduling and planning meetings and project activities. The project officer role may include additional duties and responsibilities and require expertise in a specific area, such as community organizing, communications, and human resources.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Works collaboratively and in harmony with the Research and Conservation Program to produce timely output of the project;

  2. Lead the Local Community Organizer to organize and efficiently work with local communities in formulating and realizing local conservation plans

  3. Conduct Community Education and Public Awareness (CEPA) in identified Philippine Eagle sites/communities in Leyte and Southern Leyte as pre and post-Philippine Eagle translocation release

  4. Facilitate stakeholder coordination, planning, and meetings for the Philippine Eagle Translocation

  5. Assist the research and conservation team on the Philippine Eagle surveys assessment, mapping and translocation

  6. Facilitate nature-based solutions and biodiversity-friendly livelihood and enterprise projects in the community

  7. Capacitate and Manage Forest Guards

  8. Popularization of Community Development Plans

  9. Adheres to PEF-required administrative tasks such as the following:

    1. Timely and efficient project implementation of deliverables with productive results;

    2. Ensuring project deadlines are met;

    3. Timely submit plans, narrative reports and documentation using PEF-required templates

    4. Submits timely liquidations of all financial accountabilities

    5. Strictly follow human resource, biosafety protocols and standards of procedures

    6. Strictly follow the child protection policy of the organization

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in community or social development, social sciences or any related field of study.

  • Three (3) years experience in community development work.

  • Good verbal, written, and presentation skills.

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Knowledge of file management, transcription, and other administrative procedures.

  • Ability to work on tight deadlines.

  • Can work under pressure with minimum supervision; and 

  • Willing to be assigned to project sites in Leyte Province

Submit your application letter and curriculum vitae to Mr. Dennis Joseph Salvador, Executive Director, by sending an email to  info@philippineeaglefoundation.org, kindly copy our HR/Logistics Officer, Gliceria Ibañez, sunbird2371@yahoo.com.

Deadline of submission is on May 16, 2024.

Finance Officer

Terms of reference:

  • Oversee the operations of finance department and help ensure its continued viability

  • Control financial planning and strategically plan finances

  • Prepare reports and document covering accounting transaction for management review

  • Manages compliance with regulatory agencies (BIR, SEC, local government, etc)

  •  Constant monitoring of grant reports to ensure compliance thresholds under terms and conditions of grant agreements.

  • In-charge with assisting external audits.

  • Full-time position, based in Malagos, Davao City

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of Accountancy, Finance or Management (CPA preferred)

  • With at least 3 years of supervisory experience.

  • With strong grasp of numbers and good analytical and communication skills

  • Has the ability to delegate and manage the work of the team.

  • A keen eye for detail and desire to probe further into data.

  • Excellent attitude; works well under pressure; a team player

Submit your application letter and curriculum vitae to Mr. Dennis Joseph Salvador, Executive Director, by sending an email to  info@philippineeaglefoundation.org, kindly copy our HR/Logistics Officer, Gliceria Ibañez, sunbird2371@yahoo.com.

Deadline of submission is on May 16, 2024.

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