<< Back

This job listing is no longer active.
Please use our Environment Jobs Search to find current vacancies.

Title  

Visitor Engagement Area Manager (South)

Reference   VEAMSouth/LS/HB  (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors   Nature Conservation (Terrestrial Ecology)
Location   England (South East)
Town/City   Flexible within south Essex
Salary   Salary: £31,500 p.a rising to £32,000 p.a. after probation
Type   Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status   Full Time
Level   First Level
Deadline   06/10/2017
Company Name   Essex Wildlife Sales
Contact Name   Lisa Smart
Telephone   01621 862960
Email   jobs@essexwt.org.uk
Website   Further Details / Applications
Directory Entry : Conservation Jobs with Essex Wildlife Trust. Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity. It has more than 33,000 members, manages and protects over 8,200 acres of land on 87 nature reserves, 2 nature parks and runs 9 visitor centres.
Also Listing:
Description  
 
Visitor Engagement Area Manager (South)
 
This is a permanent position, 37.5 hours per week (flexible working considered) based in South Essex
  

 Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity.  It has more than 35,800 members, manages and protects over 8,400 acres of land on 87 nature reserves and 2 nature parks and runs 11 visitor centres.  The aim of Essex Wildlife Trust is to Protect Wildlife for the Future and for the People of Essex.  It is supported financially by members, local businesses and grant making organisations.  It is one of the largest of the 47 county wildlife trusts that work together throughout the British Isles as The Wildlife Trusts.

 

The successful applicant will work 37.5 hours per week, across (most weeks) Monday – Friday.  Flexibility with these hours can be considered.  This role may require working both, evenings and/or weekends on occasion, with notice.  This would be approximately once a month.  There will also be a requirement to participate in the duty on call rota and this is likely to be once a month on weekends.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing, supporting and motivating geographically spread visitor teams
  • Ensuring the Trust’s messages are well communicated
  • Improving income through innovative projects
  • Increasing visitor numbers to the Trust’s centres
  • Ensuring centres deliver an exciting education and engagement programme, to connect adults and communities with nature
  • Ensuring we provide great opportunities for visitors to observe wildlife spectacles
  • Ensuring visitors receive a great welcome

  

Are you an enthusiastic and engaging individual with a passion for great customer service, an ability to manage dispersed and varied teams and a desire to encourage a varied and exciting visitor programme?  Do you work continually to bring the best out in people and services? 

If the answer is yes then this could be the role for you.
 Closing date: 6th Oct 2017, 9am
 Interview date: 17th Oct 2017
 For more information email: jobs@essexwt.org.uk or
 tel: 01621 862960 or www.essexwt.org.uk
 
<< Back