Grants & Operations Manager, Biodiverse Landscapes Fund Lower Mekong Landscape, Asia-Pacific Programme

Fauna & Flora

Start Date: As soon as possible
Contract Type: Three year fixed-term contract
Location: Biodiverse Landscapes Fund Programme Office, Phnom Penh, with
regular travel across Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam

Fauna & Flora saves species from extinction and habitats from destruction, while
improving the livelihoods of local people. Our guiding principles are to work with and
alongside local partnerships, act as a catalyst for change, make conservation relevant, and
base decisions on sound science. Founded in 1903, Fauna & Flora is the world’s longest
established international conservation body; our conservation work, and impact, spans the

Fauna & Flora is seeking a highly experienced, skilled and committed Grants &
Operations Manager with experience in managing large statutory projects to ensure effective
management of the financial, administrative and operational functions of the BLF Lower Mekong
Landscape programme within the Asia-Pacific Programme.

The role will oversee grant management for the BLF Lower Mekong Landscape programme including
administration, financial management, coordinating co-funding coordination, and ensuring all
expenditure and operations are undertaken to the highest possible standards of donor and
internal compliance. The role includes managing finance and administration functions as well as
providing ongoing guidance and support to team members and project partners to ensure the
project is complying with grant agreements.

You will work with Consortium Partner Focal points, BLF Fund Managers, the Independent
Evaluator, Country Programme Directors and Fauna & Flora’s Operations and cross-cutting
technical teams to ensure effective grant management of the BLF Lower Mekong Landscape

We are looking for an individual who has successfully overseen operations and / or financial
management for DEFRA, USAID or EU projects before. You will be able to build collaborative
relationships and working arrangements across remote diverse and dispersed teams, demonstrating
cultural awareness and sensitivity. You will be confident working with partner organisations,
funders, and other relevant stakeholders.

You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the statutory and regulatory frameworks
within which Fauna & Flora operates, as well as a commitment to organisational, donor and
legal financial compliance. Prior experience working in the South-East Asia region would be

The closing date for applications is 30 November 2023.

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