Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust
Littlemore, Oxfordshire
FTE (£31,980 - £42,640 per annum actual depending on working hours )
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

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.

Business Development Director
Salary: £31,980 - £42,640 per annum, actual depending on working hours (FTE £53,300)
Contract: Permanent, part-time (21 - 28 hours per week, to be agreed with successful candidate)
Based: The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford with travel to other sites as required

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.

The closing time and date for applications is 9.00am 2nd December 2019
Interviews are likely to be held 5th December 2019 


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website where you can download the job pack and application form.

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

CVs will not be accepted. 

No agencies please.

Posted on: 18 November 2019
Closed date: 02 December 2019
Job ref: 154911_BBO
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development