Opening at Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN) : Natural Forest Management Senior Manager

Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN) is an organization that has a mission to protect the lands and waters on which all life depends. YKAN is an affiliate of The Nature Conservancy (TNC), a science-based organization and experienced in advancing conservation throughout the world since 1951. For more information, visit

We currently have an opening for:

Natural Forest Management Senior Manager (NFM Senior Manager)

Natural Forest Management SM will oversees all aspects of a significant program area encompassing a large, complex geography.  Provides strategic leadership and support for the Conservancy’s conservation planning work and establishes overall conservation priorities for one or more divisions or major initiatives.

Duties include:

•            Geographic/programmatic size and scope is that of a large, complex business unit, multiple small to mid-sized business units, division/regional or a large program area spanning parts of multiple states/divisions.                             

•            Full responsible for leading or co-leading a whole system program.                             

•            Recruits, retains and manages high quality and effective multi-disciplinary staff with responsibility for support and assisting project implementation

•            Broad management and leadership responsibility for 5+ staff members, both internal and external to the organization.

•            Develops short and long-term strategies and achieves strategic goals and objectives

•            May work in variable weather conditions, at remote locations, on difficult and hazardous terrain, and under physically demanding circumstances.

•            Makes independent strategic decisions frequently based on analysis, ambiguous information, experience and judgment.

The NFM Senior Manager will be based in Jakarta. S/he will report to ITP (Indonesia Terrestrial Program) Production Forestry Senior Manager.


•            BA/BS degree and 10 years’ experience in conservation practice or equivalent combination of education and experience.

•            Excellent knowledge on regulations related to natural forest management in Indonesia

•            Experience in developing long term and annual management plan for natural forest concession

•            Experience in developing and implementing best practices of natural forest management

•            Experience or knowledge in forest-based business development

•            Experience directing a major program or project of strategic importance, including management/supervision of multi-disciplinary teams and meeting deadlines.

•            Experience working with current trends and practices in relevant discipline(s) and geographic regions.

•            Supervisory experience, including motivating, leading, setting objectives and managing performance.

•            Experience in partnership development with non-profit partners, community groups and/or   government agencies.                                       

•            Experience negotiating                                          

•            Experience influencing, developing and implementing conservation policy and plans at the state or country level


Please send your CV and application letter to, not later than January 20, 2020. Please insert the position title you are interested to apply on the subject line.

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