Business Development Director

Berks Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust

£31,980 - £42,640 (pro rata) pa depending on working hours (FTE £53,300)

Paid • Part Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 28th October 2019  

Contract: Permanent, part-time (21-28 hours per week, to be agreed with successful candidate)

Are you values driven and passionate about wildlife? If you can bring your strategic vision and business acumen to secure our vision for nature’s recovery in our three counties, this could be the role for you.

With 150 staff and 1,800 volunteers and supported by 52,000 members, the Berks Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust is embarking on a new phase as it pursues its strategic plan Be Part of Nature’s Recovery. In the face of the growing challenges facing our beautiful countryside, real leadership is needed at all levels in the organisation combined with courage and urgency.

We are looking for a Business Development Director with great team leadership skills and a demonstrable record of success in generating substantial income and impactful brand and messaging. Working closely with our Chief Executive and wider team, the post holder’s work will support our goal that everyone should have the chance to experience local wildlife and the benefits of encountering nature first hand.

This is a new role and we want the best person with the best fit for us at a pivotal time so we can be flexible about your hours. Initially we estimate 21-28 hours per week will work for us. We are particularly keen to receive applications from under-represented groups in our society.

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website, email: or phone 01865 775476.

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing date for applications is 9.00am 28th October 2019.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 5th November 2019 at The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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