Head of Communication (m/f/d)


Fulltime | Amsterdam, Netherlands

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

You would 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

  • Develop and implement communication strategies to increase public awareness of FOUR PAWS, its campaigns and projects
  • Develop and implement external communications such as press & media, digital communications, donor magazine
  • Support the Dutch fundraising team with marketing communications
  • Interface with the international communication teams and with FOUR PAWS International headquarters in Vienna
  • Participate in the strategic development and positioning of the organisation in the Netherlands


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Professional experience in the field of communications, ideally within a (international) non-profit organisation
  • Broad experience with press, media and free publicity
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Very good English and Dutch (written and spoken)
  • Great affinity for animal welfare and FOUR PAWS values 


Our offer includes

  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment in a motivated team
  • A fully integrated position within an international organisation
  • An attractive working place located close to the centre of Amsterdam


We are dedicated to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and plurality.

Be part of a good cause and apply for your next professional challenge.



Petra Sleven, Director Netherlands

Please send your motivation letter in Dutch and your resume in English, preferably via email: