Programme Assistant, Eurasia

Application Deadline: 
17 May 2018

Salary:                £18,000 - £22,660 per annum, dependent on skills and experience

Start Date:          As soon as possible

Contract Type:   Two-year fixed term contract (with potential to extend subject to business need and funding availability

Location:            Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge


Founded in 1903, Fauna & Flora International (FFI) is the world’s longest established international conservation organisation. Our vision is to create a sustainable future for the planet where biodiversity is conserved by the people living closest to it. We aim to do this through the conservation of threatened species and ecosystems worldwide, choosing solutions that are sustainable, based on sound science and take account of human needs. We have become a trusted entity in the world of conservation. Today FFI is active in over 40 countries.

FFI’s Eurasia programme is seeking a Programme Assistant to undertake a key supporting role within the programme; working closely with the Programme Finance Officer to deliver administrative, information management and office support to the Eurasia team and its projects, helping ensure compliance with internal systems, policies and procedures and donor requirements.

The successful candidate will be well organised, with proven experience in administration. S/he will be a strong team player and enjoy working in a dynamic environment where the ability to respond swiftly to changing organisational and team needs is paramount.  The post would be a good fit for an individual interested in a purely administrative role.


The closing date for applications is Thursday, 17 May 2018.