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£23,550 per annum

Full time - 35 hours per week

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust works to protect and enhance the wildlife and wild places of Leicestershire and Rutland and to engage people with nature.

This is an exciting opportunity to oversee and co-ordinate membership promotion, recruitment and retention for the Trust.  You will also manage the efficient administration of our membership function and ensure effective communication with members.

We are looking for an excellent team player who has suitable experience within a customer service or membership role. Good knowledge of database administration and demonstrable success with recruiting and retaining members is essential.

In return, you benefit from excellent working conditions, 25 days holiday per annum, flexible hours, contributory pension scheme and a friendly and lively environment in which to work.

For further information and how to apply visit Networx Recruitment:


Closing date: Monday 27th May 2019

Interviews will be held in Leicester on Wednesday 5th June 2019



A great way to support your local Wildlife Trust whilst supplementing your income!

We are looking for friendly, independent and self-motivated people of all ages to work with us and encourage members of the public to join the Wildlife Trust.

Our Membership Recruiters work independently at venues (pre-booked by our in-house team) such as local shops, garden centres and county shows/events.

If you have an outgoing personality and an interest in nature 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 cause that you are passionate about.

  • Hours: 18 - 30 hours per week including weekend working.

  • Salary: Competitive salary offered, up to £13 p/hr being earned on average after commission. Our targets can easily be hit and top performers are making well in excess of £20 per hour.

  • Benefits: Full training provided, performance based commission, travel contributions, holiday entitlement, pension scheme and referral bonuses.

Successful applicant requirements:

  • We are looking for outgoing people with a passion or interest in wildlife and nature who are able to talk to anyone and everyone in a positive and friendly manner.

  • If you are looking for a rewarding non-office based role in order to supplement your income/pension this could be the perfect role for you.

  • If you have experience of fundraising, sales or customer facing roles this would be desirable, although it is not essential as we provide full training. We employ fundraisers with very different backgrounds, work experiences and ages.

  • Your own car and valid driving license is essential.

Please contact us for more information;


Tel: 0333 3207 273


Deadline 31st May 2019.

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