Wildlife Habitat Council, an international NGO, working at the intersection of conservation and voluntary sustainability standards, is seeking a qualified individual for the newly created full-time position of Director, Conservation Certification and Technology, at its Silver Spring, MD headquarters.
The Director, Conservation Certification and Technology is a senior-level position responsible for a newly created department, formed to oversee and develop the soon to be launched Conservation Certification program.
This position is an exciting opportunity for a professional with experience in data engineering, process management and conservation planning to develop the nascent Conservation Certification program; protect the integrity of the standard as it grows and; implement and oversee a process of change management to govern to effort.
The Director, Conservation Certification and Technology reports to the President. The qualified candidate will have demonstrated experience in standards, data and processes with a background in conservation science or a related field.
The duties and responsibilities of the position include:
Qualifications and requirements:
A qualified candidate will have a degree from an accredited university or higher and the following skills and experience:
For more information about the new standard, please read the President’s Blog.
WHC is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class.