Organisation

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust Limited

Salary

£40,851 per annum

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

37.5 Hours Per Week Monday to Friday

Location

Elm Tree Court, Devizes, SN10 1NJ & some home working

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust is one of the top environmental charities in the UK.  We have a reputation for innovation in both nature conservation and creating new ways for people to benefit from engaging with the natural world.  This is your chance to be part of the future development of this organisation and help to make a real difference to wildlife, communities and the conservation agenda across Wiltshire.

The Trust is looking for a motivated self-starter to lead, develop and manage the dynamic Fundraising & Communications team.  As Head of Fundraising & Communications you will be responsible for extensive income generation activities as well as the marketing and communications strategy for Wiltshire Wildlife Trust.  

Growing the Trust’s financial resources; increasing membership, legacy and in memory donations, and fundraising activities, is your key objective, in conjunction with raising the Trust’s profile across Wiltshire and the UK  You will lead on the development and delivery of a three year integrated Fundraising, Marketing and Communication strategy, while providing support and guidance to your team to ensure all opportunities are maximised. 

Your ability and understanding of success in recruiting, retaining and increasing members is key. You will bring new insights, techniques and breadth to our income generation and consequently will develop a stronger and more diverse membership base for the organisation.

An excellent networker and motivator, ideally from the charitable sector, with the ability to build good relationships with key funders, stakeholders and partner organisations, including regional and national Wildlife Trust staff.   You will be a positive and pivotal member of the Senior Leadership Team, reporting and supporting the Chief Executive directly with the management and delivery of the Trust's Strategic Plan.

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If after reading the job description you would like to discuss this opportunity informally, please contact Gary Mantle, MBE (CEO) on 01380 736068.

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

To apply please complete our application form and submit it to [email protected]

(Please note we are only able to accept applications via our application form. When completing the form please ensure you use the ‘supporting statement’ section to evidence how you believe you meet the essential and desirable criteria detailed in the Job Description.  This information will be used in our short-listing process).