Commercial & Administration Manager

Closing date:
Salary: £22,233 (pro rata) per annum (FTE £27,791)
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Part time
Location: Nature Discovery Centre Visitor Centre, Muddy Lane,
Lower Way

Thatcham, Berkshire , RG19 3FU
Do you have a passion for income generation? Are you a whizz at organisation and admin? Have you got experience in banking and finance?

Contact details

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

Commercial & Administration Manager

We have an opportunity for a hands-on Commercial and Admin Manager to ensure our commercial line is profitable and that we are offering attractive visitor income opportunities.

You will be responsible for income generation for our Lakeside shop, developing new retail lines and promoting new stock, and managing our space hire. Additionally, you will be accountable for the conception and delivery of new ideas to generate income for the centre.

The ideal candidate will be competent at banking and financial management to support all our trading operations at the centre.

As a champion of exceptional visitor experiences, you’ll join a high performing team and will regularly be involved in the duty management rota helping run the visitor centre.

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. 
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£22,233 (pro rata) per annum (FTE £27,791)


Permanent, 28 hours per week. Hours will include some weekend and public holiday working.


The Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham

How to apply

To apply for the post please complete the application form and equal opportunities form and email to before the deadline.  CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing time and date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 2nd November 2020.

Interviews will be held at The Nature Discovery Centre w/c 9th November 2020.

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