Business Development Director

Closing date:
Salary: £31,980 - £42,640 (pro rata) per annum depending on working hours (FTE £53,300)
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Part time
Location: BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT
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.

Contact details

BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT

recruitment@bbowt.org.uk 

Business Development Director

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.

About Us

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. 

Find out more.

Salary

£31,980 - £42,640 (pro rata) per annum 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

How to apply

To apply to the post please fill in the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form below and email to recruitment@bbowt.org.uk 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 during the week commencing Monday 4th November 2019 at The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford.

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