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Administrative Associate
  • Location in Washington, DC

This Administrative Associate is integral to the operations of the DC Office. This position serves as the main contact for all external and internal parties and serves internal customers while enhancing the organization's image. The incumbent will report to the Staff Accountant and provide general administrative duties for the VP Finance and Administration.

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Apply Posted on 08/25/17
Individual Giving Officer
  • Location in Washington, DC

The Individual Gifts Officer (IGO) is a key player on AWF's Philanthropy team.  This role is divided by two primary objectives.  First, to steward and grow the mid-level ($1K- $10K) donor portfolio.  The IGO will serve as a forward-facing representative of AWF to individuals in this market, throughout the process of identifying prospects, cultivating relationships and soliciting gifts.  The IGO will take a leadership role in developing and implementing a do

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Apply Posted on 08/22/17
Finance Assistant
  • Location in Nairobi, Kenya

In Africa, the best schools, qualified teachers, and majority of educational resources typically end up in cities and towns. The disadvantages rural schools face in accessing quality education in comparison to their urban counterparts is problematic. The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) intends to upend this paradigm. In September 2013, AWF announced a Clinton Global Initiative commitment to build at least 15 new conservation primary schools over the next ten years. This is AWF’s Classroom Africa initiative.

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Apply Posted on 08/17/17
Technical Advisor, Faro National Park
  • Location in Cameroon

For more than 50 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a key player in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF is seeking a high performing and result oriented Technical Advisor (TA) who will provide technical support to the conservator, Faro National Park, build capacity of the Service de Conservation, develop management and operational plans, facilitate coordination with the surrounding landscape and improve the overall management and conservation of the Park.

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Apply Posted on 08/09/17
Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
  • Location in Ihemi/ Kilombero, Tanzania

AWF is implementing a holistic, green growth program in the Kilombero Valley of southern Tanzania. The AWF Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will be responsible for overall monitoring and evaluation within the AWF programs. This includes manage data collection, analyzing, and reporting on key outputs, outcomes and impact indicators. Additionally, s/he will ensure compatibility and coordination with the existing AWF M&E framework.

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Apply Posted on 07/26/17
Senior Enterprise Officer
  • Location in Ihemi/ Kilombero, Tanzania

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is implementing a dynamic integrated conservation and development program in the Kilombero Valley of southern Tanzania.

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Apply Posted on 07/24/17
Major Gifts Officer
  • Location in Washington, DC

A Major Gifts Officer (MGO) is a key, forward-facing player in the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) Development department. Coming onto the team with a passion for conservation, s/he will represent AWF in the competitive east coast market. S/he will manage a dynamic portfolio of individual prospects and donors who are currently giving or have the capacity to give $10,000+ annually. Together with the Manager of Major Gifts and Director of Development Operations, the MGO will design strategies to steward existing donors and cultivate new relationships.

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Apply Posted on 07/13/17
Writer & Editorial Officer
  • Location in Washington, DC

The Writer & Editorial Officer works across teams and with staff throughout Africa to drive AWF’s position as Africa’s conservation leader through high-quality publications and compelling storytelling. The Writer & Editorial Officer, reporting to the Print Marketing Manager, will develop content for AWF’s core printed materials, which include the Annual Report, newsletters, high-touch magazines, and other key published material.

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Apply Posted on 07/11/17
Project Manager, Tsavo
  • Location in Tsavo, Kenya

For more than 50 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a key player in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF is seeking a high performing and result oriented Project Manager to provide overall management and ensure successful implementation of an anticipated two-year project. The project aims to build the capacity and sustainability of Lumo Conservancy. This position will report to the Vice President for Land Protection and based in the Tsavo.

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Apply Posted on 05/04/17
Digital Marketing Associate
  • Location in Washington, DC

Enjoy writing clever headlines? Can you keep people reading? Do you have an aptitude for design and detail? The African Wildlife Foundation is seeking qualified applicants to support our rapidly growing digital marketing and fundraising efforts and ensure AWF’s online audiences and members are informed, empowered, and engaged.

The individual will play a key role in our digital marketing and fundraising efforts focusing on crafting compelling content for our multi-channel campaigns, managing social marketing efforts, and online partner relationships. 

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Apply Posted on 08/11/17

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African Wildlife Foundation is committed to recruit and hire qualified staff and to treat its employees equally in all respects, without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin, age, marital status, personal appearance, gender identification, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, physical handicap, HIV status, matriculation and political affiliation, disability, or any other classification considered unlawfully discriminatory under any applicable law.

Moreover, it is the policy of AWF to provide a working environment that is free from discrimination, sexual harassment, and any other unlawful or inappropriate conduct by fellow workers and supervisors. AWF and its employees shall be sensitive to cultural values and practices within its area of operation.

Further, harassment or discrimination based on an individual's race, color, religion, sex or national origin, age, marital status, personal appearance, gender identification, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, physical handicap, HIV status, matriculation and political affiliation, disability, or any other classification considered unlawfully discriminatory under any applicable law will not be tolerated.

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