Current vacancies

ZSL provides a diverse range of jobs across its global sectors. Discover what exciting opportunities are currently available. 

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Projects Co-ordinator

Key responsibilities will be to oversee construction and installation work, produce specifications, plans and costings and ensure that health and safety administration is in place.   


Projects Administrator/Assistant

The role will be crucial to establishing a central project administrative database and updating the project process and protocols in line with the Senior Project Manager. 


Mangrove Conservation Biologist

ZSL is looking to recruit a dynamic individual in an exciting new position as Mangrove Conservation Biologist. This position sits within the Marine and Freshwater team and reports to the Head of Global Conservation Programmes. 


Driver/Engineer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

An opportunity to join our Steam Railway operation here at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, one of the premier Heritage railways in the UK.


Operations Manager - Philippines

ZSL is looking to recruit a dynamic and professional individual in an exciting new position as ZSL-Philippines’ Operations Manager.


Recruitment Officer

The HR Department has recently undergone a restructure to meet the growing needs of the business and is now seeking a Recruitment Officer to assist ZSL with its recruitment needs.


Manager of Design and Interpretation

The post is responsible for managing the exhibit interpretation and audience engagement provision at both sites through graphic design, interpretation development and exhibit planning.


Research Technician

We would like to appoint an experienced Research Technician for 2 years (fixed-term and full-time) to join a research group investigating the impact of climate change and anthropogenic activities on desert ecosystems.


Head Chef - ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

We are looking for an exceptional individual to take on this challenging Head Chef position at ZSL Whipsnade zoo. The candidate must have a proven track record working within a high volume kitchen.


CRM Marketing Assistant

We have a vacancy for a CRM Marketing Assistant who will look after the day to day CRM programme with particular focus on digital communications.


Camera Trap Data Analysis Voluntary Intern

This volunteering opportunity involves supporting the development of the ZSL camera trap tool, helping with setting up the tool lookup tables, preparing the user manual, preparing and importing camera trap data and supporting data across ZSL field programmes. 


Marine & Freshwater Internship – UK & Europe Conservation Programme 

The Zoological Society of London is seeking two interns to provide support to the UK & Europe Conservation Programme.