Roe Doe at TIERART

Compliance and Integrity Specialist (m/f/d)

Full-time | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria


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 on

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 and developing further the compliance management system at FOUR PAWS, incl. a control mechanism
  • Defining in coordination with external advisors and other FOUR PAWS units the processes and controls for compliance management under ICS
  • Developing proactively and revising strategical internal regulations on the subject of compliance together with relevant FOUR PAWS units
  • Overseeing the implementation of regulatory compliance processes including data protection and monitoring the legal environment
  • Establishing compliance trainings, monitoring, auditing, and reporting systems as needed in collaboration with other FOUR PAWS units and external advisors
  • Preparing an annual compliance risk analysis and a compliance monitoring plan
  • Supporting the roll-out of a whistleblowing tool and the handling of reports


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Several years of relevant professional experience and track record in implementing compliance frameworks
  • University degree, preferably in Law, Business Law, Business, or Economics; qualification in Compliance and/or in Risk Management is desirable
  • Knowledge of Data Privacy is an advantage
  • Full proficiency in English and advanced proficiency in German
  • Reliable and discreet personality with a strong work ethic
  • Accurate and structured working style with attention to detail
  • 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
  • Modern leadership culture and promotion of training measures
  • An eLearning onboarding platform
  • Flexible working times with the option of partial remote work
  • Wiener Linien annual ticket and pension fund after probationary period
  • The yearly gross salary range for this position is 60,000 EUR – 66,000 EUR (full-time base, consisting of 14 payments) according to our internal compensation scheme. 


FOUR PAWS works towards a world filled with respect, empathy and understanding for animals and believes in the same values for people: we strongly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply as we welcome everyone who wants to support our mission.

All interested individuals are invited to submit their applications for the position. Please note that in compliance with applicable laws and regulations, having a valid work permit for the respective country or being eligible to obtain one is a requirement for this position prior to commencing employment.

Be part of a good cause and apply for your next professional challenge with your CV in English.

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