Lioness Neida at LIONSROCK

Campaign Officer (m/f/d) 

Full-time | 45 hours per week | Cape Town, South Africa 


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects at

Would you like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be

  • Designing appropriate campaign strategies and implementing them effectively
  • Supervising your own campaign-related projects
  • Monitoring relevant developments such as legislation, politics, consumption and economy in the field of animal welfare, specifically farm, companion and wild animals
  • Establishing contacts with stakeholders from the media, politics, and civil society, within the corporate industry and maintaining engagement with businesses
  • Undertake various pieces of research related to campaigns
  • Regular coordination with national and international colleagues


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Several years of relevant experience in campaigning, preferably in one of the following fields: farm animal welfare, climate change, companion animals, wild animals
  • Experience working in the NGO environment, preferably in a related field
  • University degree in biological sciences, humanities, social sciences, climate change
  • Experience in scientific writing
  • Project management and online mobilisation experience
  • In-depth topic research and familiarity with various analytical methods and strategy development
  • A persuasive communicator with a good understanding of multi-stakeholder landscapes
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS vision and mission


Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • A varied and responsible job with a lot of creative freedom
  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment in a motivated team
  • An attractive and technically advanced office
  • Training measures and an eLearning onboarding platform


We are dedicated to the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion.

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