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Founded in 1903, Fauna & Flora International (FFI) is the world’s longest established
international conservation organisation. Our vision is to create a sustainable future for the
planet where biodiversity is conserved by the people living closest to it. We aim to do this
through the conservation of threatened species and ecosystems worldwide, choosing
solutions that are sustainable, based on sound science and take account of human needs.
We have become a trusted entity in the world of conservation. Today FFI is active in over 40
FFI is seeking a Conservation Technology Specialist to join the Conservation Capacity &
Leadership team to provide expertise in the identification, design and delivery of technology
projects and develop technology sector partnerships to build and strengthen our
conservation impact. Leading technology company, Arm, is investing in the role to enable us
to find ways to scale up conservation impact significantly through innovative use of
technology. This position will provide oversight, technical expertise and support to existing
projects as well as identify and deliver new technology activities.
Salary: £34,000 – £36,000 per annum, dependent on skills and experience
Start Date: As soon as possible
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge, UK. (Some remote working may be considered)
You will have a proven track record in identifying and implementing technical solutions in
austere or remote operating environments and be passionate about the potential that
technology can offer conservation challenges. You will have an up-to-date knowledge and
understanding of technology innovations and trends and be a confident networker, able to
communicate ideas effectively to non-technical audiences, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to work on your own initiative is essential, as is the ability to work alongside others, in
the design and delivery of projects and activities.
In return, the role offers the opportunity to work within a ground-breaking and entrepreneurial
organisation, at the forefront of global conservation, with the opportunity to apply your skills
and expertise to work that will deliver real conservation impact.
In addition, FFI offers a generous pension contribution, attractive annual leave allowance
and life insurance. Our offices are located in The David Attenborough Building in central
Cambridge, just a few minutes’ walk from glorious historic buildings and museums, the
picturesque River Cam, the central market and shopping centre, and a host of cafés and
For further details and to apply please click here
The closing date for applications is Sunday, 29 August 2021.