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Safety & Security Operations Officer (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

You would like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for a dedicated person to enrich our Operations unit to start at the beginning of 2023.

Your contribution will be

  • Dealing with FOUR PAWS safety and security topics
  • Developing internal safety and security processes
  • Planning safety and security prevention activities
  • Developing and implementing travel management within the organisation
  • Ensuring compliance in all aspects of travel procedures
  • Conducting internal trainings on safety, security and travel management
  • Planning, monitoring and optimising operational processes and workflows at FOUR PAWS


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Several years of relevant professional experience in an international field
  • University degree, preferably in economics, business administration, or related fields is an advantage
  • Professional knowledge of safety and security
  • Communication skills and fluency in both written and spoken English
  • Ability to distil complex concepts and recommendations in a simple manner
  • Analytical thinking with problem-solving ability
  • 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
  • A gross salary of minimum EUR 40,000 per year negotiable depending on higher than required qualifications, skills and professional experience relevant for the position


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

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Contact us

Franziska Hettmannsperger, International Head of Operations

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