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Careers at WWF

With your help, we can protect the future of our planet.

Join Us for Change

Thank you for your interest in working at WWF-Canada. We’re the country’s largest international conservation organization, working to protect the future of nature. If you are interested in making a positive impact, check out our current vacancies below.

WWF-Canada is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity in the workplace, encouraging applications from all qualified candidates, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities and Indigenous peoples. WWF-Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted to be considered for a job opportunity, advise the human resources representative of accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information relating to these measures will be addressed confidentially.

Benefits of Working at WWF-Canada

You’ll work with a team of passionate people interested in creating a Canada with abundant wildlife, where nature and people thrive. Here are some other benefits of working here:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Paid vacation time and personal days
  • Training and development budget to support your professional goals
  • Flexible working arrangements and telecommuting
Current Openings

Associate Specialist, Legacy Giving & Estate Administration

14 hours ago
This role involves managing estate administration, having a basic understanding of gift planning vehicles and relevant legal and accounting frameworks. The individual will provide support for the Legacy Giving program, including planning, budgeting, reporting, and campaign activities. They should be an effective communicator to inspire confidence in WWF-Canada with external stakeholders. A donor-centered approach to fundraising and the ability to work collaboratively with integrated teams are essential qualities for this professional and diplomatic position.

Senior Specialist, Philanthropy & Donor Engagement

6 days ago
This individual will have a passion for winning, distaste for the status quo and wants to make a positive contribution to this planet for future generations. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic, well-rounded individual, with proven fundraising and/or business development experience, relationship management, strategic thinking and project management experience.

Specialist, Office Management & Guest Experience

1 month ago
The Specialist, Office Management & Experience provides exceptional support to ensure the smooth and efficient management of WWF-Canada offices across Canada

Specialist, Resilient Habitats

1 month ago
The Specialist, Resilient Habitats supports WWF’s ambitious Strategic Plan (2020-30) on advancing the establishment of marine and terrestrial protected and conserved areas with a focus on First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Indigenous-led priorities, other effective conservation measures (OECMS). The specialist will support stewardship and protected area outcomes through activities such as working closely with Indigenous people and local communities who desire to implement area-based conservation measures and assist with policy supporting land and sea-based resilient habitat, as appropriate. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated and organized individual that is committed to long-term stewardship and protections of lands and waters as a mechanism for conservation benefits including enhanced biodiversity and carbon stored in nature.

Intern, Community Action

2 months ago
The bilingual Intern, Community Action supports the scientific monitoring of WWF-Canada’s Corridors program in peri-urban areas of Montreal. The Corridors program engages communities, municipalities and other land and rights-of-way holders to take action by restoring degraded habitat. The role contributes to WWF-Canada’s habitat restoration goals under its Regenerate Canada strategic plan.

Specialist, Campaign

2 months ago
The Campaign Specialist position will collaborate with senior management, volunteer leadership and marketing/communications and conservation staff to lead the development and implementation of a multi-level stewardship and donor engagement program that fosters long-term relationships between WWF-Canada and its donors.
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Our Guiding Principles

Over the past 50 years, we’ve learned how to work effectively, build support and create lasting results. Today, we’ve distilled that knowledge into seven fundamental principles that guide our day-to-day actions and our long-term vision.

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We target our efforts where the stakes are highest. That means concentrating on the most critical issues threatening our environment.

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We design our conservation initiatives to be workable, robust, adaptive and resilient to changing circumstances.

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WWF works with Indigenous organizations, industry, government, communities and other conservation groups to make big wins happen.

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We operate in a cost-effective manner and apply donors’ funds according to the highest standards of accountability.

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We believe a combination of traditional science and Indigenous guidance is the foundation of sound conservation practice and policy.

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As part of an international organization that works in more than 100 countries around the globe, we understand the broader issues.

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By engaging all Canadians, we can make the fundamental changes required for a healthy planet.