Location Switzerland
Job-type Permanent
Salary €Competitive
Reference 14819

WWF is a science based, non-partisan, civil society organisation, whose mission is to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and to build a future in which people live in harmony with nature. They do this by conserving the world’s biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable and promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.

There are many special things about WWF. A prestigious brand. A longstanding commitment to conservation going back almost six decades. A global reach, with activities in all almost 100 countries. Strong ethical principles that underpin all their work. A science-based approach that makes them a respected conservation voice. And a powerful spirit of collaboration – something WWF call ‘together possible’ – that has built many successful global partnerships with 5+ million supporters and 30+ million followers on social media.

Reporting to the Executive Director of Communications & Marketing, WWF International, this role has overall accountability for leading on and delivering across the following:

  • Works with the Communications Leadership Group and the Executive Director of Communications and Marketing in developing the WWF and Earth Hour brands and implementing the strategy

  • Convenes and facilitates Communications planning across the Practices, Leadership Group and country focal points (Community of Communicators).

  • Ensures the Practices and Offices have the overarching communications messages and core materials required to deliver against their plans. The core materials (assets) are all available for the network and are on brand and factually correct

  • Plays a key role in making WWF the go-to organization on nature and the sustainable use of natural resources (for the benefit of people and wildlife). Leads brand development and fosters implementation of a consistent global brand throughout the network. Provides strategic direction to the communications activities of WWF International and the WWF Network. 

  • Works with colleagues across the WWF Network to ensure that WWF is strategic, coherent, and compelling in its engagement of supporters, conservation partners, and other key audiences.

If you would like to find out more, please review the attached full Job Description and contact Ricardo Pengel at ricardo.pengel@acre.com.