Vice President, Program Operations

Ref: 5472

WWF

Washington, DC, USA

Role Managed by:

Victor Ford

Research Associate

Primary Practice Group: Global Non-Profit and Social Impact Practice

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 29/11/2021

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World Wildlife Fund-United States (WWF-US), one of the world’s leading environment organizations, seeks a Vice President, Program Operations to provide strategic and operational leadership to ensure WWF’s conservation program strategically deploys its financial and staffing resources, and that the systems underpinning these efforts are efficient and pragmatic.  Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the position also works in close coordination with the Chief Conservation Officer and Chief Operating Officer to oversee WWF’s programmatic budgeting and planning processes and coordinates the financial and operational adaptive management of WWF’s conservation program. 

WWF-US, the largest organization within the WWF global network, works with partners across the United States and other countries to advance the WWF mission. WWF-US plays a pivotal role driving conservation and development action in the broader WWF network, collaborating closely with WWF offices around the world. It also hosts the network’s Science and Markets programs and administers field offices in Latin America, Nepal, Bhutan, and Namibia. WWF-US has just over 1,000 staff located throughout its domestic and international offices, with 2021 total revenues and support of over $450 million. 

The VP, Program Operations coordinates with the Chief Conservation Officer, the VP, Conservation Program Management, and programmatic Senior Vice Presidents on annual and multi-year budgeting and planning processes.  The VP, Program Operations provides leadership and vision for a team that designs and deploys systems and business processes that support budgeting, management of incoming and outgoing grants and agreements, reporting, compliance, problem solving, and sub-recipient monitoring and the sound programmatic administration of WWF’s projects and program operations.  As a representative of the organization, the VP, Program Operations builds and maintains effective partnerships with donors, partners, and staff at all levels of the organization.

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