Thank you for your interest in joining our team. Vacancies listed on this page change frequently; please check back regularly to find the work that suits you best. In order to apply for a vacancy, follow the steps laid out in each individual announcement.


The Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos Islands is currently looking for candidates for the following position(s):

Grants Manager

Taxonomist, Herbarium Assistant

The Charles Darwin Foundation invites you to be part of its work team in Galapagos.

The assistant taxonomist of the Herbarium will be responsible for the management, curatorship and management of the database of the collection of the Herbarium of the Charles Darwin Foundation.

If you are a professional with a degree in biology with a specialty in taxonomy, botany and relevant experience, this is your opportunity to contribute to the Galápagos Islands.

If you're interested send your application to:

Details: Taxonomist, Herbarium Assistant

Funds Officer

Officer Bilateral and Multilateral Funds

The Officer of Bilateral and Multilateral Fund will be responsible for designing the strategy for attracting bilateral and multilateral CDF Funds, as well as action planning and implementation reports directly to the Executive Director.

If you are a professional with relevant experience to the position, this is your opportunity to contribute to the Galapagos Islands.

If you are interested please send your application to:

Details: Officer Bilateral and Multilateral Funds

Warehouse Administrator

Warehouse Administrator

The Warehouse Administrator will be responsible for managing efficiently and effectively the reception, storage and distribution of institutional assets, ensuring operational continuity of the Warehouse, as well as timely management of supply and respond to the requirements of the different areas of CDF.

If you are a professional with Administrative, Finance, Accounting or related training with knowledge in inventory control techniques and with experience working as a warehouse manager or similar positions, this announcement is for you.

If you're interested in apply to this job, send you information to:

Details: Warehouse Administrator

Note:  Employment legislation of the Government of Ecuador and the Special Law of the Galapagos gives priority employment to permanent Galapagos residents and to qualified Ecuadorians. For this reason, some of the employment opportunities listed on this site will be open only for these groups.

If you are unable to load the documents, or have questions about a vacancy, please contact our Human Resources Department:
+593 05 252 6146 

The “Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos Islands”, in French “Fondation Charles Darwin pour les îles Galapagos”, Association International sans but lucratif (“AISBL”), has its registered office located at Chaussée de la Hulpe 177 Bte 20 (rez) - 1170, Brussels, and is registered under the trade registry of Brussels under the number 0409.359.103.

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