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Development Manager - UK

Reference   (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors Sustainability, Climate, CSR, EMS
Location England (East Anglia) - UK
Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Full Time
Level Senior Level
Deadline 07/11/2014
Company Name TRAFFIC International
Contact Name
Telephone 01223 277427
Fax 01223 277237
Website Further Details / Applications
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Development Manager - UK


LOCATION:  Cambridge, UK

DURATION:  Full time position, initially for two years

GRADE/SALARY:  P1 (£35,000 - £38,000 per annum, contingent on skills and experience, plus a generous benefit package)




If you've got strong marketing, presentation and leadership skills, and would welcome an opportunity to put them to work in support of wildlife conservation, then this position may be for you.



TRAFFIC, a UK-registered charity based in Cambridge, works to ensure that trade in wild animals and plants is not a threat to the conservation of nature, and is managed in a way that helps meet human needs.  Our work ranges from investigating and supporting crackdowns on illegal trade in ivory, rhino horn and other endangered species products to supporting fair and sustainable trade in the herbal products sector.

The role involves working as part of a friendly team in TRAFFIC's Cambridge headquarters and with colleagues based in our international network of seven regional offices on five continents.
The position is available from 1 December 2014.


We are looking for an experienced, dynamic and inspiring individual who can strengthen marketing of our programme to prospective donors and grow the funding base underpinning our work.  This newly created post provides a great opportunity for the right person to shape and spearhead delivery of an ambitious effort to successfully market TRAFFIC's work to foundations, trusts, corporate and individual donors.


The role holder needs to be articulate with persuasive and engaging verbal communication skills and excellent written communication skills in English.  The ability to translate and package a complex programme portfolio into language and visuals suitable for conveying TRAFFIC's work to existing and potential supporters and have previous fundraising experience, ideally including fundraising strategy design and a track record of success with securing individual contributions of GBP50,000 (USD75,000) or more from foundations, trusts and individual donors.



Applicants are requested to apply online through the HR Management System, by opening the vacancy announcement and pressing the "Apply" button: https://hrms.iucn.org/iresy/index.cfm?event=vac.show&vacId=903

Please state where you first saw the role advertised in your cover letter.

Applicants will be asked to create an account and submit their profile information. Applications will not be accepted after the closing date. The vacancy closes at midnight on 7 November 2014, Swiss time (GMT+1 / GMT+2 during Daylight Saving Time, DST).

Please note that this role will be hosted on an IUCN employment contract and seconded to TRAFFIC.

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