We believe in a world where biodiversity counts

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


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 click on the live vacancies below and submit your application form, CV and covering letter.


Associate Programme Officer (AD964)

WCMC is looking for a highly motivated and conscientious Associate Programme Officer to work within the Ecosystem Assessment Programme. This is a great opportunity to contribute to the Centre's work on assessments which assist policy-makers in planning and decision-making.


Senior Web Developer (AD963)

We’re looking for a passionate, and experienced Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer to join our team where you will have the opportunity to architect and deliver cutting edge applications that explain and explore the value of the world’s natural resources to governments, scientists and civil society.

If you not only want to work with the latest technologies, but also want to feel good and know that your code will help to make a difference to nature and the environment, this is your chance!

UX Designer (AD968)

We are currently seeking a creative UX Designer to join our in-house developer team and help build engaging web and mobile applications that are used around the globe to help protect the World’s biodiversity.

Our focus is making sure people can find the easiest route to collecting, visualising and sharing environmental information.  Your designs will help canoeing scientists to map corals, governments across the world to unlock vast amounts of their environmental information and the United Nations to keep our planet under review. 

Associate Programme Officer (AD970)

We are looking for a highly motivated and technically competent Associate Programme Officer to work in our Science team to provide GIS mapping and administration support to a range of projects. GIS is a cornerstone of our work at WCMC and this area of expertise is used to support all Programmes across the Centre.

Senior Programme Officer (AD971)

We are looking for a motivated and technically experienced Senior Programme Officer to work in the Business and Biodiversity programme. The programme aims to bring high quality biodiversity data and information into the heart of private sector decision-making, and in doing so aims to enable more, and more effective, conservation of biodiversity worldwide. 

Internship Opportunity - Ecosystem Assessment Programme Intern (ITN040)

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic intern to join the Ecosystem Assesment Programme. This is a great opportunity for an undergraduate or postgraduate student with an interest in traditional knowledge and indigenous people’s rights to support an exciting new project focusing on the integration of traditional knowledge into policy and practice in Guyana.