WWT is seeking to appoint an experienced Head of Government Affairs to be the organisation’s lead contact with the UK’s Parliament and Assemblies, government departments and the European Commission.
Head of Government Affairs
Hours: 37.5 per week
Salary: Circa £40,000
This vital role will report directly to the Chief Executive and will develop our advocacy and policy representation.
As a serious contender for this role, you will be educated to degree level with extensive and demonstrable experience in policy development and advocacy. You will have proven ambassadorial and public speaking skills and be able to represent WWT at the highest levels with the utmost integrity, forging effective partnerships with others.
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. We conserve, restore and create wetlands. We are pioneers in saving wetland wildlife, both in the UK and around the world. At our 10 UK sites around a million visitors a year engage with wetland nature. We work internationally in key global wetland areas, balancing conservation with sustainable livelihoods and influencing national and international conservation policies.
In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
Closing date: 13th May 2018
First interviews: 23rd May 2018
Second interviews: 29th May 2018
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Registered Charity Number England & Wales, no 1030884 and Scotland, no SC039410.
No agencies please.