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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. 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.

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!

Orangutan Eska at FOUR PAWS' ORANGUTAN FOREST SCHOOL

Climate & Sustainability Project Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Tigress Varvara

Marketing Expert (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Hamburg, Germany 

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Fox Zoe at TIERART

Senior Media Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Bear Gina

Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna, Austria or Hamburg, Germany

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Tiger Dehli

Communication and Hospitality Coordinator (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | FELIDA Big Cat Sanctuary, Friesland, Netherlands

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Lioness Neida at LIONSROCK

Facility Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 45 hours per week | LIONSROCK Big Cat Sanctuary, Bethlehem, South Africa

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Cat at home

Campaigner Companion Animals (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Zurich, Switzerland

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Bear Emma

Development & Operations Coordinator (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Orangutan Tegar at the ORANGUTAN FOREST SCHOOL

International Marketing Supporter (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Fox at TIERART

Assistant to Director Communications (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Rescued dog in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia Campaign Consultant (m/f/d)

Consultant contract based | Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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Bear Mui BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh

Chief Animal Caretaker Trainee (m/f/d)

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

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Lion Bobby

HR Legal Expert (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Dog Jackson

HR Operations Expert With the Focus on Tools & Processes (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Bear Mira

Compensation & Benefits Specialist (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria

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Tiger Dehli

Director of Operations Germany (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Hamburg, Germany

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European Wild Cat

Tourism Development Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | TIERART, Kaiserslautern, Germany

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Pig in the grass

Campaigner Programmes Austria (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna, Austria 

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Lion at LIONSROCK

Head of Fundraising (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 45 hours per week | Cape Town, South Africa 

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Lion at Al'mawa

Major Giving Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Boston, MA, USA

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Rescued dog

Database Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Boston, MA, USA

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Fox in TIERART

Campaigner (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Hamburg (Germany) or Vienna (Austria)

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Tiger

Legacy Fundraising Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Vienna (Austria) or London (UK)

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Bear Hana at BEAR SANCTUARY Prishtina

Finance & Administration Manager (Maternity Leave Cover) (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | BEAR SANCTUARY Prishtina

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Lion Terez in FELIDA

Data Manager Salesforce (m/f/d)

Part time | 16-20 hours per week | Amsterdam, the Netherlands 

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Bear at BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh

Veterinarian (m/f/d)

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

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Brown bear at BEAR SANCTUARY Arbesbach

Finance & Administration Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime or part-time | 30-40 hours per week | BEAR SANCTUARY Arbesbach, Austria as well as partially in Vienna, Austria 

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Leopard Thulani

Digital Fundraising Officer (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 45 hours per week | Cape Town, South Africa

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Bear at BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh

Veterinary Nurse (m/f/d)

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

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Bear at BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh

Chief Animal Caretaker (m/f/d)

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

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Brown bear at BEAR SANCTUARY Domazhyr

Education and Event Manager (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | BEAR SANCTUARY Domazhyr, Ukraine

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Bear at Bear Sanctuary Arosa

Referent Governmental Affairs (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Berlin, Germany 

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Rescued sheep in Romania

Controlling Specialist (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Hamburg, Germany 

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