Trusts and Grants Officer

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Devizes, Wiltshire
£27,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 21st October 2019   7 days left

Reports to: Head of Fundraising and Communications
Salary: £27,000 per annum
Hours: 37.5 per week
Based: Elm Tree Court, Long Street, Devizes, SN10 1NJ

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust is looking for an ambitious and flexible fundraiser to join us as Trusts and Grants Officer. You will provide a key role in supporting the Trust to deliver its vital conservation work across Wiltshire and Swindon: standing up for wildlife, fighting the effects of climate change and sustainably managing over 3,000 acres of land to help bring about nature’s recovery in our county.

Reporting to the Head of Fundraising and Communications, you will organise and deliver a targeted and strategic programme of fundraising to support our organisational aims. You will maximise income from trusts and grant-making bodies, ensure timely reporting and maintain relationships with both existing and new funders.

The role is based in our office in Devizes and will involve some travel within Wiltshire, including our network of 39 wonderful nature reserves. By meeting your fundraising targets, you will enable us to support wildlife and help people reconnect and develop a deeper relationship with the natural world.

Closing Date: Monday 21st October 5.00pm (Shortlisted candidates will be notified by 5.30pm Friday 24th October)

Written test: There will be a written test for shortlisted candidates to be submitted by 12 noon Friday Tuesday 5th November

Interviews: Monday 11th November

A full job description and application pack is available to download from our website.

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