Wildlife Trade Specialists

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careers explore current opportunities to join our global conservation team

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got what it takes to take action on wildlife?

Our organisation is growing rapidly as we expand the breadth and scope of our global conservation action.

We're always looking for talented, dedicated and enthusiastic individuals who share our passion for the natural world and want to help us achieve our conservation vision. Whatever your background or experience, we want to hear from you. Explore our current listings below for our current paid and voluntary opportunities.

Caroline Knightley, Global Human Resources Manager

TRAFFIC is a dynamic, passionate, and diverse organisation which prides itself on having a dedicated team of varied specialists in their fields

Caroline Knightley, Global Human Resources Manager

current vacancies

Data Entry Assistant - KAZA

Location: South Africa

Contract: Fixed Term (1 year contract) 

This position will be responsible for the collection and input of trade data from online and media sources and to enter this in an accurate and consistent manner.

Applicants need to be familar and have an interest in conservation and trade data, have experience with the collection of data and a keen eye for detail with high accuracy. Excellent English and Portuguese  writing and speaking skills are also essential.

Deadline for applications: 31st May 2019


Wildlife Trade – Project Support Officer

Location: Cambridge, UK

Traffic is now looking for two experienced project administrators to support their partnerships with the USAID ROUTES project and across the EU funded Projects. This is an exciting opportunity to join the leading non-governmental organization working globally on trade in wild animals and plants in the context of both biodiversity conservation and sustainable development.   These roles will support projects for which TRAFFIC has financial and reporting responsibilities and will have overall responsibility for ensuring the consistent and efficient administration of the projects to ensure adherence to financial and project management reporting requirement.

The candidate must have proven experience of project administration, ideally with experience of USAID funded initiatives or EU funded initiatives. Experience with budgeting, contracting, donor/project reporting and working with financial reports is essential. The role holder must be a good team player, good at meeting tight deadlines and willing to work on their own initiative.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK to be eligible to apply.  

For further information, specifications and how to apply, please click on the following links:

If you have relevant experience in project support for GAA projects and in particular the Government Aid Agency projects and with the EC Commission, please follow the link below for the Project Support Officer.

If you have experience of working with USAID, DFID and Government aid agencies please follow the link below for the Project Support Officer – ROUTES.  

Deadline for applications: 9th June 201

consultancies and tenders

Invitation to tender

Producing a behaviour change video to reduce demand for rhino horn in Viet Nam

TRAFFIC is currently seeking Expressions of Interest from suitable organisations/ individuals to produce a viral video for Phase III of a social and behavioural change communication initiative to reduce demand for rhino horn in Viet Nam (Chi Initiative).

Expressions of Interest by 10th May 2019.

details and apply

voluntary and placement positions

Sorry, we don't have any current voluntary opportunities.

events and competitions

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