Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust
Littlemore, Oxfordshire
£38,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced communications professional to lead our talented team. 

Head of Communications & Media
£38,000 per annum
Contract: Full time, permanent (35 hours per week) – job share may be considered
Based: The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford, working from home or remote working

Our mission is to bring about nature’s recovery and empower people to act now for nature.  You will play a crucial role in making this happen by developing and driving the organisation’s media campaigns, marketing, brand and profile, transformational communications (both external and internal), social media and digital engagement, ensuring BBOWT is an exemplar for the Wildlife Trust movement for general public and member engagement. You will develop and implement a powerful communications and messaging strategy that ensures significant growth in the awareness, engagement and participation in our work across the three counties.

You will have an eye for telling compelling stories and experience of developing successful communications strategies. You must demonstrate experience of designing engaging digital marketing communications. You will have experience of managing and developing a team with a collaborative and engaging management style. You will also have experience of engaging with a range of stakeholders internally and externally, including developing relationships with the media.

This is an exciting time to be joining our team as we develop our new strategic plan. We have a vision of a wilder Berks, Bucks and Oxon. We’re restoring nature across these beautiful counties and empowering people to connect with their local wildlife. As we work to manage habitats to tackle the nature and climate crises locally, we provide vital breathing spaces in a crowded world, our expert team work with more than 1,700 volunteers to look after 85 nature reserves and four education centres, run hundreds of amazing events, and campaign to make nature’s recovery a reality.

The closing time and date for applications is 11.59pm on Wednesday 2nd December 2020.
First stage Interviews will be held via Zoom on 8th & 10th December 2020, 2nd stage interviews will be held via Zoom on 14th December 2020


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.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 18 November 2020
Closed date: 02 December 2020
Job ref: 156205_BBO
Tags: Communications, PR, Management