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Business & Partnerships Officer
Forest of Avon Trust
  • Salary £27,042 pro rata
  • Location Home-based,Bath, Bath and North East Somerset,City of Bristol,Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset
  • Job Type Contract, Part-time
  • Category Fundraising , Marketing , Corporate
  • Sectors Environment
  • Job Reference : FoAT1

Job Description

The Forest of Avon Trust is looking for a dynamic and committed individual to join our small team, grow our profile, build our support and generate funding to enable us to do even more.

The charity works in and around Bristol to plant trees, manage woodlands, run wellbeing activities and provide training.

This new home-based role is for 2.5 days/ week for an initial period of 1 year. For the right candidate there is a big opportunity to extend and grow this. The post-holder would need to attend regular meetings in the Bristol area, but home location is flexible.  

Working to the Executive Director, your principal responsibilities would be:
1. Developing and running targeted campaigns to raise the profile of the Trust and its services with business, other key sectors and the general public
2. Following up interest from campaigns and more widely, to secure sponsorship and long-term support for the Trust
3. Attending occasional events & activities which support the Trust’s existing partnerships and help create new ones
4. Responding to media interest in our work and working with partners and individually to generate press interest
5. Running our social media accounts and growing our audiences
6. Deputising for the Executive Director as required.

To apply, please send an up to date CV AND a statement setting out your experience related to the role and essential & desirable criteria in the job specification. 

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.