Wildlife Fundraising (Central) Limited is a not for profit company, wholly owned by a partnership of 8 Wildlife Trusts. The company was formed in 2013 to provide face-to-face (F2F) membership recruitment services for the members of the company.
Wildlife Trust Members are vital as a key source of income and volunteers; and with over 150,000 members in our area of operation, they provide a powerful mandate for the Trusts to undertake their conservation work and to have significant local influence. Membership often provides the only stable, predictable source of income to the Trusts.
We are looking for an experienced field manager with a background in face to face fundraising and/or sales. The role will have an Oxfordshire office base/ home with travel across member Trust counties.
Build a successful team to deliver agreed membership recruitment and value targets for the Member Trusts
Performance manage Area Managers/Team Leaders, Recruiters and Venue Co-ordinators to deliver agreed membership recruitment targets in their areas
To deliver a high quality, effective service that responds appropriately to the needs of our clients
Ensure the successful recruitment and induction of new Recruiters as well as providing mentoring, on-going training and regular communication to Recruiters
Act as Client Manager for the member Wildlife Trusts who receive the company’s services – ensuring good quality of service provision and exchange of ideas and information
Undertake regular analysis of recruiter, venue and event performance statistics
To contribute to WFC’s strategic development to ensure long term financial stability and ensure we deliver value to our Member Trusts.
To monitor the relevant legal, regulatory, and good practice requirements and ensure staff understand and implement them.
To contribute to the annual budgeting process and manage budgets and expenditure in areas of responsibility.
The successful candidate will have a strong track record as a manager, be reliable and focussed under pressure and have excellent communication skills. They will also have a proactive nature and be able to motivate their staff to deliver results. Hands on experience of face to face fundraising and a proven track record of personal results would be an advantage.
The role also requires a highly numerate candidate with good IT skills in order to provide accurate KPIs and financial reporting.
A commitment to the charity sector and an enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation is essential in order to fulfil the role.
To apply, please email your CV and covering letter outlining how you meet the core capabilities specified in the Job Description to [email protected]
If you would like more information and a confidential discussion about the role, please email [email protected] or call 0333 3207 273.
Closing date for applications: 11th August 2016
Interview dates: 23rd August & Sept 7th 2016
Here comes the sun ... time to swap your desk job for the great outdoors!
The Wildlife Trust is looking for friendly, independent and self-motivated people to encourage members of the public to join the Trust.
Our Membership Promoters work at venues (booked by our in-house team) such as local county shows/events, shops and garden centres.
If you have an interest in wildlife conservation and your local environment then we would love to hear from you. This is an excellent opportunity to bring your experience to a position where you can contribute directly to a cause that you are passionate about.
Flexible working 3-5 days a week at local private site venues
Summer and permanent positions available
Full training and materials are provided, no experience necessary
Guaranteed competitive hourly rate of £8
Realistic commission offered meaning that the average hourly rate is £12.50, which can increase to £20 for our top promoters.
Can you say yes to the following requirements?
Do you have a valid UK driving licence and your own car?
Are you able to work across the extended weekend (Thurs/Friday to Sat/Sun)?
Do you love to beat targets?
Are you confident, friendly and self-motivated?
Please contact us for more information;
Tel: 0333 3207 273
Membership Promoters at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016
Volunteer work party at Cloud Wood nature reserve
Cloud Wood Nature Reserve, near Breedon on the Hill
Friday 2nd September
Join the Friday Group and help manage Cloud Wood nature reserve for the benefit of wildlife.