We believe in a world where biodiversity counts

Our dedicated team combines scientific excellence, outstanding technical ability and a passion for nature

Vacancies

We employ a team of around a hundred scientists and technicians, most of whom are educated to masters or doctorate level, together with a small, high-quality administrative team. We are constantly looking for talented people to join us, so if you think you would fit in and are eligible to work in the UK, please submit your application form, CV and covering letter by following the link below.

Programme Officer (AD880)

We are looking for a technically competent, conscientious and motivated Programme Officer to work in our Climate Change and Biodiversity Programme. The Programme aims to provide authoritative information to support decision-making at the intersection of climate change and biodiversity conservation policies. Its work covers the impacts of climate change and related policy on biodiversity and ecosystem services, and the role of biodiversity and ecosystem services in climate change mitigation and adaptation. The main purpose of the job is to implement projects addressing some or all of these issues and to lead one or more small projects.

Senior Product Manager (AD879)

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Product Manager to join our growing Informatics team to work on high profile projects creating web and mobile applications which aim to provide the best information on the environment to governments, scientists and civil society.

Senior Programme Officer (AD874)

We are looking for a highly motivated and technically experienced Senior Programme Officer to work in the Species Programme to support the Head of Programme and other Senior Staff to develop, fundraise for and implement innovative projects that drive forwards sustainable management of species in support of global initiatives to conserve biodiversity.

Assistant Programme Officer (AD875)

We are looking for a highly motivated and technically competent Assistant Programme Officer to work in the Species Programme to support the delivery of WCMC’s suite of projects relating to sustainable management of species in trade and effective implementation of multilateral environmental agreements. 

Director of Programmes (AD878)

We are looking for a proactive leader to drive the Centre's performance and impact forward. Working as part of the Senior Management Team, you will play a critical role in the delivery of the Centre's strategic objectives.

Data Manager (AD876)

We are now expanding our Informatics Programme and seeking a Data Manager to lead the implementation of the Centre’s new GIS (Geographical Information Systems) data management system. 

Designer (AD834)

We are currently seeking a Designer to join our Informatics Programme to work on important web and mobile applications aimed at making sure people can find the easiest route to collecting, visualising and sharing environmental information.

Senior Programme Officer (AD808)

We are looking for a motivated and technically experienced Senior Programme Officer to work in the Business, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services programme, who relishes the opportunity to work with the private sector and engage in the development of scientifically rigorous biodiversity management and mitigation approaches for industry.

Lead Economist (AD768)

WCMC are now seeking to fill a new role of Lead Economist to work with us on a permanent basis, contributing economics expertise and leadership to our work on biodiversity values and mainstreaming.