Governance & Business Support Officer

Governance & Business Support Officer

Closing date:
Salary: £11,242 - £11,479 (pro rata) per annum (£19,673 - £20,088 FTE)
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Part time
Location: The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT
We are seeking a Governance & Business Support Officer to ensure excellence in Trustee and Charity governance and business administration

Contact details

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford  Oxon  OX4 4XT       

Registered Charity No. 204330

Governance & Business Support Officer

You will work closely with the Chief Executive’s Office to ensure there is joined up support to service our Board of Trustees and Directors, and across other areas of the business. This will include taking minutes at operational management meetings and dealing with public enquiries. 

You will be an expert communicator and work well under pressure, are self-motivated and can manage upwards. As a frequent first-point of contact in this fast-paced, dynamic organisation, you will play a key role in leading and reflecting the highest quality of standards, professionalism and confidentiality. You will enjoy structured working and have an ability to plan and manage your time effectively. A keen interest in nature conservation is welcomed.

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.


£11,242 - £11,479 (pro rata) per annum (£19,673 - £20,088 FTE)


Permanent, part time


20 hours per week (flexible over 4-5 days – minimum of 3/4 days in office)


The Lodge, Littlemore, Oxford and Homeworking

How to apply

Please read the attachments below and click on the application link to apply.

The closing time and date for applications is 11.59pm on Tuesday 7th December 2021.

Interviews will be held via Zoom on Monday 13th December 2021. 

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

Governance & Business Support Officer Job Description