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Membership Development Officer

Reference number: A6850319

Location: Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, Co. Durham, Teesside, Cleveland

Do you have a passion for nature? Love talking to people about wildlife and nature? Enjoy attending events, fairs and shows?

If you've answered yes to all or any of the above and fancy a career doing just that, then we'd love to hear
from you. We are looking for someone with lots of chat and lots of enthusiasm to inspire the work of the UK's largest conservation charity - the RSPB. And we are not just about the birds. In fact, over 7,000 species of animals and plants make a home on our reserves including 1,500 that are nationally scarce, rare and threatened. It's our vision to create a world that is richer in nature. You could soon embark on a career where you will inspire people about nature, so much so that they become supporters of our work by becoming members of the RSPB.

What you get from us:

The successful candidate will become part of an experienced and driven face to face membership team working within RSPB. This role includes fantastic daily variety - working at different offsite venues and events, enthusing, inspiring and recruiting new RSPB members. Full training and support will be given to the successful candidate with a fantastic training suite to support individual personal development. A range of personal benefits, including free access to RSPB reserves, discounts in the RSPB's shop, access to our employee assistance programme and a chance to volunteer for a day annually anywhere in the organisation, amongst others.

Essentials:

FULL DRIVING LICENCE REQUIRED. Driving is essential for this role; a vehicle is supplied for work purposes and all work-related travel costs are covered. Applicants should be comfortable loading and unloading vehicles.

Applicants must be happy to regularly work weekends, bank holidays and, when required, unsociable hours.

If you have a passion for saving nature and want to inspire others to do the same, please get in touch, we look forward to hearing from you.As this is a rolling advert, it can close at any time once suitable applicants are found, therefore please apply promptly.

Please fill in the application form as well as providing a CV or you may not be considered, applications will be reviewed as received.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Salary starting at

£17,276 to £18,276 per annum

Hours & contract information

Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 30 June 2019

How to apply

Our role profile describes the key result areas and skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A6850319 on your application.

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Application details (Word 26Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

Who to contact

Send application details to
Sue Overfield
07925891812
sue.overfield@rspb.org.uk