A career with a difference

If you are looking for a career in a vibrant, fast-paced, intellectually stimulating organisation where you can make a real difference, then you have come to the right place.

Our vision is of a sustainable future for our planet. We are looking for exceptional, talented individuals to work with us towards that vision.

Whether you are working with local communities to help them set up locally managed fisheries, or helping colleagues keep project finances on track; whether you are devising creative solutions to tackle poaching, or producing creative materials to encourage behaviour change; whether you are raising funds for vital conservation work, or influencing decision makers, your work will have an impact.

Every role at every level. You matter.

Do you have what it takes to work at the forefront of global conservation? Take a look at our latest vacancies below to find out.

12 current vacancies

  • Chief Executive Officer

    • The salary is commensurate with the seniority of the appointment
    • Cambridge, UK
    • Permanent
    Do you have what it takes to lead and spearhead one of the world’s most dynamic and effective conservation organisations as it scales up its tried-and-tested approach to tackling the twin biodiversity and climate crises? Fauna & Flora International (FFI) saves threatened species and ecosystems worldwide and does this by working with partners to deliver Read more...
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  • Supporter Engagement Assistant

    • £20,000 - £22,000 per annum
    • Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK.
    • Permanent
    We are seeking an individual with excellent supporter care skills who can help us to build excellent relationships with our supporters and has a real affinity with the work that we do.
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  • Programme Development Manager, Statutory Funding

    • Circa £33,000 per annum
    • Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge, UK. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK. The minimum expectation for this role is 1 day a week or 1 week a month working from the office.
    • Permanent
    FFI is seeking a highly experienced professional to manage FFI’s fundraising from a portfolio of statutory (government and multilateral) donors, such as DEFRA.
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  • Director of Communications

    • Circa £70,000 per annum
    • Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge, UK. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK.
    • Permanent
    FFI is seeking a Communications Director to bring expertise and leadership at this critical moment, providing operational management and strategic guidance to enable our skilled team to realise its full potential, and working with colleagues across the organisation to achieve our shared mission of protecting the natural world. You will have extensive relevant experience in strategic external communications, ideally within the conservation charity sector, and an excellent understanding of the full spectrum of external communications channels and approaches as well as experience of devising and delivering major communications campaigns.
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  • Technical Specialist, Biodiversity and Conservation Monitoring, Africa

    • Circa £36,000
    • Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge UK. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK
    • Permanent
    FFI is seeking an experienced technical conservationist to fulfil a key role within FFI’s Africa Programme, providing expertise and quality control to all aspects of biodiversity and conservation monitoring within Africa regional projects.
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  • Landscape Manager, Western Equatoria, South Sudan

    • USD 38,000 – USD 40,000
    • The position will be based in Yambio, with travel to project sites in the field and elsewhere internationally as required
    • Two-year, fixed-term contract
    FFI is seeking an experienced conservation professional to fulfil the role of Landscape Manager, Western Equatoria assuming responsibility for the implementation and development of FFI’s work in the Western Equatoria landscape in South Sudan.
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  • Development Manager

    • USD 50,000 – USD 70,000
    • The position will be located in Washington DC, with some domestic travel and the possibility of international trips. This post is hybrid and you must be able to get to DC 1 or 2 times a week.
    FFI saves species from extinction and habitats from destruction, while improving the livelihoods of local people. Our guiding principles are to work through local partnerships, act as a catalyst for change, make conservation relevant and base decisions on sound science. Founded in 1903, FFI is the world’s longest established international conservation body; our conservation work, and impact, spans the globe.
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  • Senior Technical Adviser (Conservation Impact & Risk), Asia-Pacific

    • circa £45,000 per annum
    • Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge UK. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK
    • Permanent
    FFI is seeking a highly experienced conservation professional to support the technical selection, design and delivery of projects across our Asia-Pacific Programme. Working with country project leads and FFI’s cross-cutting technical expertise, you will ensure that the most appropriate technical skills and experience inform the design and delivery of our work.
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  • Communications Intern: Web Copywriter and Content Producer

    • £18,525 per annum
    • Fauna and Flora International, Cambridge. The current policy offers partial remote working within the UK.
    • Three months
    The communications team are currently developing a new website for the organisation. This internship will assist the communications team in assessing and creating strategically-aligned content for the new website, including learning the role that Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) plays in best practice web copywriting.
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  • Nicaragua Turtles Monitoring & Evaluation Intern

    • £18,525 per annum
    • Fauna and Flora International, Cambridge. The current policy offers partial remote working within the UK.
    • Four months
    FFI has been collecting sea turtle data on the Pacific coast of Nicaragua for nearly 20 years. However, over that time, the systems used to collect this data have changed, making comparing data between years, and identifying conservation impact achieved, challenging. FFI is offering a paid internship for a four-month period.
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  • Digital Marketing Executive

    • Circa £32,000 per annum
    • Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge, UK.
    • Permanent
    This is an ideal opportunity for someone with substantial experience in digital marketing and video editing who wants to work in a growing and highly ambitious team. There are plans for this role to recruit and line manage a new role from mid-2023, so it presents a good opportunity for someone looking for their first experience in line management.
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  • Grant and Operations Manager, Mozambique

    • MZN 2,681,100 per annum, dependent on experience
    • Maputo, Mozambique with travel within Mozambique to FFI project sites, and travel within the region and to the UK as required
    • Permanent
    This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Grant and Operations Manager to join FFI’s growing conservation programme in Mozambique. Working closely with the Country Manager and the wider technical, financial and operations teams based in the UK, the successful candidate will develop, implement and oversee the effective operations, finances and grant management of FFI’s portfolio of work.
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I first started working at FFI in 2000 when I was in my twenties. My life has changed a lot since then, I have had a family, taken up part-time study, and changed roles within the organisation. FFI has always been flexible and supportive of the different stages of my life as it has evolved. Working at FFI feels like being part of a growing family of which I greatly enjoy being a part!
Camila Iturra Philanthropy Adviser

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