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 - Species Assessments (AD891)

We are looking for a highly motivated and technically competent Programme Officer to work in the Species Programme to support the delivery of WCMC’s suite of projects supporting the effective implementation of species-related conventions and agreements, particularly CITES and CMS. The focus of this post will be on the delivery of scientific assessments of species of international conservation concern.

Programme Officer - Species Database (AD892)

We are looking for a highly motivated and technically competent 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, particularly CITES and CMS. The focus of this post will be on database management, data analysis and data mobilization through online tools that support international biodiversity conservation.

Programme Administration Assistant (AD893)

This post provides administrative, organisational and technical support to the Business and Biodiversity (BBP) Programme at WCMC.

Senior Web Developer (AD887)

We are currently seeking a passionate and driven Senior Web Developer to join our innovative Informatics programme to help lead the development and delivery of our most complex and high profile environmental web applications.

Senior Programme Officer (AD886)

We are looking for a highly motivated and technically experienced Senior Programme Officer to work in the 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 climate-related policy on biodiversity, and the role of ecosystems in climate change mitigation and adaptation. 

Head of Programme (AD889)

WCMC is now recruiting for a permanent Head of Programme to oversee our business and biodiversity activities. This key position, reporting to the Director of Programmes, will lead a team working to a) strengthen the way that the private sector understands, avoids and mitigates its impacts on biodiversity and ecosystem services, particularly focused on companies with a direct on-ground footprint; and b) to support least-developed countries in the development and implementation of policy and legislation that will allow them to regulate the extractive activities of corporate business.