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Turtle hatchling on Príncipe beach. © Vasco Pissara / Fundação Príncipe

Turtle hatchling on Príncipe beach. © Vasco Pissara / Fundação Príncipe

Communications Assistant


  • Location: Fauna & Flora, Cambridge. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK
  • Salary: £22,000 – £24,000 per annum (dependent on skills and experience)
  • Contract period: Permanent
  • Start date: As soon as possible

We are seeking a Communications Assistant to provide administrative and creative support to the communications team. This is an exciting role, with the chance to use your skills to make a real difference to Fauna & Flora. Our team works to find engaging and impactful ways to communicate with different audiences the urgency, importance and hope of our work with global network of partners to address the challenges of biodiversity loss and threatened species and habitats around the world.

The Communications Assistant will play a central role in the communications team, ensuring smooth day-to-day running of tasks spanning everything from content uploading to procurement and finance processes to keeping team meetings on track. In this role you will also have the chance to flex your creative muscles and learn more about real-world conservation, as you will be helping to produce content including printed materials, website and social media content, video and photography.

You will have excellent organisational skills and will understand how to communicate stories in an interesting and engaging way. The role will be well suited to a highly motivated individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced team and is passionate about the role that communications plays in modern-day nature conservation.

You will enjoy working in a dynamic environment, where the ability to respond swiftly to changing organisational and team needs is paramount. In return, we offer the opportunity to work for a ground-breaking organisation at the forefront of global conservation, with generous pension contribution, attractive annual leave allowance, and life insurance.

Our offices are located in The David Attenborough Building in central Cambridge, just a few minutes’ walk from glorious historic buildings and museums, the picturesque River Cam, the central market and shopping centre, and a host of cafés and restaurants.

For further details and to apply, please download the job application pack below.

The closing date for applications is 1 October 2023.

Job Application Pack

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