If you see positions listed, then Lilongwe Wildlife Trust is recruiting! 


All current and future job vacancies we are aware of will be listed below.

If you don’t see anything listed then our only current opportunities are volunteer placements.

Due to the high volume of prospective applications received, we may not be able to respond to every email and whilst we will keep your details on file, you will need to actively re-apply during any future application periods.

After reviewing any relevant opportunities below, if you would like to apply, please send your CV and letter of interest to, including the title of the position in the subject line of the email.

Generally applications will be accepted until positions are filled at which time, job descriptions will be removed from the website. Please note: applicants not meeting the required criteria for roles will not receive a reply.

Current job vacancies

Research Coordinator

This position will be responsible for developing and managing all LWT research programmes, including developing “off the shelf” research projects for our volunteer placement enquiries and assisting and managing the placement students once in-country. The role also requires the development of relationships with universities and other higher learning facilities.This is a 12 month contract with a $1,000 per month stipend. This role is both Lilongwe office and field based.