We’re Hiring

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Friends of the Orangutans is hiring!

In our effort to better help orangutans in captivity we are currently looking to recruit a Malaysian on a full time basis:


Position Title:  Orangutan Liaison Officer


• Assist Malaysian zoos in improving husbandry and management of captive orangutans
• Develop, coordinate and run orangutan enrichment programmes in captivity
• Communicate with media outlets, government agencies, zoos, other NGOs, etc
• Perform any other duties assigned by the Director



• Fervent passion and beliefs in animal rights and environmental issues
• Meticulous and consistent approach to work, and ability to produce quality results
• Experience in orangutan conservation would be an added advantage
• Proficient in Bahasa Melayu and English, written and spoken
• Ability to multitask, work independently and meet deadlines with limited supervision
• Willing to relocate within Malaysia and travel, including outside of Malaysia
• Computer proficient
• Commitment to the objectives of the organization
• Applicant must be a Malaysian citizen
• Full time position only


How to apply:

• Email us your resume & include a covering letter to explain why you want to be part of Friends of the Orangutans (FOTO)
• Applications without a covering letter will be rejected.
• Include two (2) contactable referees in your resume
• State your starting expected salary
• Only short-listed candidates will be notified.


Email us at info@fotomalaysia.org.

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