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Working at FOUR PAWS

FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. We advocate for a world where humans treat animals with respect, empathy and understanding.

We welcome all people with respect, trust, and empathy and believe in diversity in our teams. In our daily job we need dedication, a global mindset, heart and soul and the wish that our contribution makes a difference. Our ONE FOUR PAWS approach includes:

PEOPLE @ FOURPAWS

We are looking for the right people in the right places. We seek individualwho can overcome boundaries with creative solutions and strive for the impossible. We want to attract junior talents, experts and leaders likewise. Agility, ownership and a high degreof self-responsibility is the base of collaboration within our frames.

CULTURE @ FOURPAWS

We enjoy testing and learning, celebrating our successes and providing a trustful failure culture. The strategic focus on being a vital organisation helps to optimise our organisational excellence, our effectiveness and efficiency globally.

WORKING @ FOURPAWS

We offer a digitally advanced environment with a dynamic and global spirit and state-of-the-art means of collaboration. Working security and safety means the protection of our people, our systems and our organisation. 

COLLABORATION @ FOURPAWS

We care about your development and your wellbeing by honoring our values throughout your journey with us. An lively/encouraging/enabling meeting culture as well as virtual international teamwork support our doing.

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What FOUR PAWS offers

Onboarding

With our virtual onboarding programme, everyone is supported through the initial weeks at FOUR PAWS and welcomed into the teams.

Collaboration

We celebrate our successes, collaborate on an international level and offer virtual meeting experiences.

Treats

Depending on the country of employment, we offer different regional perks, such as insurance plans, transportation tickets, refreshments, local discounts, health promotion programmes. 

Diversity

Embrace yourself and be who you truly are: No matter the age, disability, gender, origin, religion, sexual orientation, or other, we welcome everyone who wants to support our mission. 

Digital Training

Your development is important to us: Get further educated with our very own FOUR PAWS eLearning platform.

Dogs at the Office

A special treat for your soul: in many of our offices various dogs can be found.

Work Life Balance

Depending on the country of employment, we offer different flexitime models and try to enable additional individual concepts, if needed.

Support missions

In addition to your key responsibilities: After one year of being with FOUR PAWS we accept applications to support the disaster relief team on site.

Job Experience Programme

Experience different cultures and enlarge your horizon internationally by carrying out our internal job experience programme. 

Future

For more than 30 years, FOUR PAWS has been doing everything in its power to bring more humanity towards animals and we are continuing to plan for how we can continue to do this for many years to come.

Green Approach

Conscious use of resources and actively living the idea of ​​sustainability is supported. We strive to reduce our ecological footprint and take measures, amongst others, such as the reduction of business trips, flexible mobile working offers, preferred cooperation with ecologically-oriented partners, environmentally-friendly use of cleaning agents and promoting sustainable commuting.

FOur paws jobs

You would like to contribute to something meaningful and work with FOUR PAWS along its mission? This is your chance. FOUR PAWS is looking for you!

 
Silver fox Mika

Digital Project Coordinator (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquaters, Austria

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Bear Mochi

Communication and Education Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh, close to Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam

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Cattle in Switzerland

Middle Donor Fundraiser (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Orangutan at our ORANGUTAN FOREST SCHOOL

Innovation Project Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Hen

Animal Welfare Scientist (m/f/d)

Part time | 20 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Raccoon

Online Communications & Marketing Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week  | Hamburg, Germany  

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Stray Dog

Legal Advisor (M/F/D)

Full or part time | 20-40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Puma Tikam

Creative Video Producer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Cat

HR Project Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Bear Hana

HR Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Bear Jerry at Arbesbach rolling in the grass

Process Manager (m/f/d)

Part time | 30 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Lion at LIONSROCK

Digital Communications and Fundraising Coordinator (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna, Austria

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Free range pig

Farm Animals and Nutrition Supporter (m/f/d)

Part-time | 30 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria 

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Feral horses in the Danube Delta

Fundraising Coordinator (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Mika the fox

Assistant to Chief Development Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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 Tiger Coda at LIONSROCK

IT System Engineer MS Azure & Office 365 (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Happy dog

Referent Governmental Affairs (m/f/d)

Fulltime | Berlin, Germany 

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Orangutan Damai

HR Assistant (m/f/d)

Full or part time | min. 30 hours a week | Hamburg, Germany 

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Bear at BEAR SANCTUARY Nihn Binh

Marketing Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh, close to Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam

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Dog Catcher and Driver (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Sofia, Bulgaria

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Teamlead Press (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours a week | Hamburg, Germany

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You didn’t find the right position but are still passionate to work in the FOUR PAWS team? 

We are looking forward to receiving your unsolicited application.Please send your application to the country for which you want to apply by clicking on the relevant flag.