POSITION Junior Scientist (Project-based)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED May 04, 2023


ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation, Inc. (previously ABS-CBN Foundation, Inc.) is a committed advocate for public service in strategic sector of Philippine society. AFI aims to awaken hope in the Filipino through implementing projects via multi-sectoral partnerships in the spirit of bayanihan.

These are in child care and protection, education, environment, disaster management and community development. It is the public service arm of ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, one of Asia's biggest media conglomerates. It draws on the relationship to tap into the creativity and reach of media for its various programs.

AFI serves with the highest standards of excellence, professionalism, integrity and accountability.


    Primarily responsible for conducting studies, gathering and analyzing data, and measuring results of the project based on scientific parameters to prove its effectiveness and value. He / she will also be responsible for recommending and designing action plans in order to maximize the project’s effectivity and ensure desired results are achieved.                                                                           

    Reef Monitoring:
    • Monitor the reef scorecards to assess status and recommend action plans to improve results
    • Develop new tools as necessary to improve monitoring of marine life and reef in the targeted communities
    • Research and recommend ways of conserving and securing marine life in the targeted communities
    Project Impact Monitoring:
    • Conduct data gathering and analysis on the project’s impact on the reef, communities, partners, etc.
    • Compare results and progress versus baseline in order to measure project effectiveness and overall impact
    Project Tools Development & Assessment:
    • Develop necessary tools and mechanisms in order to improve project efficiency/achieve desired results
    • Coordinate with the IEC Specialist to develop learning materials/modules for the communities to learn and develop an appreciation of the concept of the citizen science and reef monitoring
    As required: support other Foundation initiatives that are relevant to the goals and objectives of the program


    • Advanced knowledge of science, environmental, and social concepts, and issues
    • Communicating science and conservation topics effectively
    • Measuring, tracking and reporting results and analyzing/solving issues;
    • 3 to 5 years of significant experience in development project implementation and delivering results against targets
    • Degree in life science, marine biology, or environmental management is desirable
    • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills, including IT skills
    • Strong administrative and organizational skills
    • Budgeting and financial skills
    • Project Management
    • Ability to be self-directed and take initiative
    • A curiosity to learn and share knowledge with others
    • Passion for nature and science; comfortable in the outdoors.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.