Forest-based Business Development Technical Advisor, Hutan Harapan, Indonesia

Application Deadline: 
20 Feb 2018


A consortium of Burung Indonesia, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds and BirdLife International, established Hutan Harapan to protect and restore the biodiversity, productivity and ecosystem balance of 98,555 ha of dry lowland rainforest in Jambi and South Sumatra Provinces, Sumatra. PT Restorasi Ekosistem Indonesia (PT REKI) received the first ever ecosystem restoration concession (ERC) license issued by the Indonesian government in 2008. With support from international donors, financial institutions and business partners, PT REKI manages Hutan Harapan. Hutan Harapan is offering a unique opportunity to join and shape this groundbreaking initiative.

Hutan Harapan is pioneering an environmentally sustainable development of non-timber forest products to generate income for the concession’s operations, while generating employment and promoting local economic development. Reporting to the Director of Operations, this position will provide technical assistance to PT REKI in the development of a forest commodity business. This position is open to both national and international candidates.


Qualified individuals are invited to submit their CV to by 20th February 2018 at the latest. Please include:

- CV with employment history and experience
- Covering letter detailing the skills and the relevant experience you would bring to the role, plus your salary expectations

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


For further information, please see the attached document. This is not an RSPB post but is supported by RSPB. The position is with Hutan Harapan.