Conservation Strategy Director (Director for Nature’s Recovery)

Closing date:
Salary: £53,300 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT
Are you an outcomes-focused environmental professional, passionate about wildlife who believes everyone should have the chance to experience its wonders?

Contact details

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

This is a unique opportunity to work in close partnership with our visionary CEO and our wider team to lead the delivery of our strategy “Be Part of Nature’s Recovery”.   This is a new role and new strategic department. 

We are looking for a natural leader with courage and a business mind to build on and deepen our wide-ranging partnerships with farmers and landowners, developers, local authorities, water companies, and with all others who can help us achieve our vision.

This is a unique time for The Wildlife Trusts as farming policy changes, development pressures grow and society urgently needs a deeper connection to the natural world.  What happens in the next ten years will set the scene for future generations.  Is it time you got involved? 

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.


£53,300 per annum


Full-time, permanent (35 hours per week).


The role is based at Trust Head Office in 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 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 on Monday 26 November 2018.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 6th December 2018 at BBOWT HQ, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford OX4 4XT