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.


Programme Administrator (AD 955)

We are looking for highly motivated and conscientious Programme Administrators to work flexibly across programmes within the Centre. You will be responsible for providing extensive administrative support to a team of technical staff and assisting with the implementation of a wide range of projects.  You will meet with other Programme Administrators and the Management Information Officer to maintain effective administration processes and cross-programmatic consistency.

Internship Opportunity - Marine Programme Intern (ITN 037)

UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) works on providing global marine biodiversity data and information that supports enhanced marine policy-making and decision-processes. The Marine Programme’s work involves innovating and testing new approaches, sharing effective practices, and capacity building towards the sustainable management of marine biodiversity and ecosystem services.