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Working at Friends of the Earth Jobs and volunteering

We know that when you choose to work for us it's more than just a job.

Friends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, raise awareness and drive solutions to the environmental problems facing us all.

Connecting more than 2 million people in 75 countries, we are transforming the efforts of communities all over the world into global action for change.

Come and join us

We are always on the look-out for passionate, talented people to join the Friends of the Earth family to help us achieve our goals.

Come and join us. You'd be joining a charity with awards for being one of Britain's top employers and a Living Wage employer.

How to apply

At Friends of the Earth we welcome applications from as diverse a group as possible. We’re looking for people who are passionate about the environment and who can demonstrate that they have the skills we need.

When applying for any role, you should refer to the job description and person specification in your application. The best way to do this is to tell us how you meet each essential criterion in the person specification and try to link it to some of the main responsibilities listed. This will make it easier for the hiring manager to see how you fit the role.

Benefits

We offer a generous selection of benefits, including:

  • Employer pension contribution of up to 7%
  • Life insurance
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Eye care
  • Flexible working
  • Season ticket loan

Volunteering

We love our volunteers.

We’re hugely grateful when you give us your time and skills.

Come and create some memorable experiences with us.

Diversity and equal opportunities

Friends of the Earth is an equal opportunities employer. We’re especially keen to encourage applications from people currently under-represented in the environment movement, including:

  • Black and minority ethnic people.
  • Disabled people.
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
  • Women in senior positions.

Current vacancies


Campaign Coach

Posted on:    |    Job reference: SYS-653

Role type: Fixed Term

Location: Wales

We have an exciting opportunity for a skilled organiser with experience working with young people to join the staff team as our South Wales and Bristol Campaign Coach.

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Campaigner

Posted on:    |    Job reference: SYS-652

Role type: Fixed Term

Location: London, Midlands - West, North West, Northern Ireland, South East, South West, Wales, Yorkshire & the Humber

We are looking for an experienced Campaigner lead our political work on plastic pollution!

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Individual Giving Innovation Manager

Posted on:    |    Job reference: SYS-651

Role type: Fixed Term

Location: London, Midlands - West, North West, Northern Ireland, South East, South West, Wales, Yorkshire & the Humber

We are looking for an Individual Giving Innovation manager to join us on a 12mth FTC to cover maternity leave.

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Campaign and Community Organiser

Posted on:    |    Job reference: SYS-650

Role type: Fixed Term

Location: London, Midlands - West, North West, Northern Ireland, South East, South West, Wales, Yorkshire & the Humber

We are looking for a Campaign and Community Organiser to lead Friends of the Earth’s work on fossil fuel divestment.

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