Development Officer

Cambourne, nine miles west of Cambridge
24 Apr 2012
14 May 2012
Catherine Biggs
Full Time
Contract Type

The Wildlife Trust works for a better future for wildlife across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire. We manage over 128 nature reserves, covering over 5,500 acres all with free public access. We have over 35,000 Members and 27 groups for young people including Little Bugs Clubs, Wildlife Watch and Green Watch.

As part of a small dynamic team you will be responsible for creating and marketing campaigns to promote legacy giving and high value gifts. (a) The detective in you will love researching and identifying potential supporters to help us reach this key audience. (b) Your previous legacy administration and promotion experience will help increase the pledges of support and gifts received by the Trust.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a busy team, suitable for someone who is highly motivated, has excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills and the ability to solicit support from donors. An interest in conservation and the environment and experience and familiarity with Progress would be an advantage.

To talk to someone informally about this role please telephone Major Donor Manager, Catherine Biggs on 01954 713566

For further details, a Job Description and an Application Form please visit our website.

Closing date: 14th May
Interview Date: 24th May 2012