Membership Development Officer - Nature Conservati
Are you a friendly, focused individual who loves nature and wildlife? Confident to work in a busy and vibrant environment and have experience working to targets? Perhaps you are looking for a new challenge? Want to play your part in helping to save nature for future generations? Membership Development Officer Reference number: A4620118 Location: Dumfries and Galloway Salary starting at: £17,276 to £18,716 per annum Hours: Full time Contract: 6 months There is an exciting opportunity to work for the RSPB across the Dumfries & Galloway area, Scotland's most southerly region. This breath taking area is home to iconic species such as red squirrels, natterjack toads and red kites, and with a diverse range of reserves offering you everything from a breathtaking clifftop experience to taking a walk in an ancient oak wood carpeted with bluebells. Nature is in big trouble, but we've got big plans to save it, can you help us? From now until 2030, The RSPB will be focusing on some ambitious plans and targets - working together with the public and its partners to collectively change the fate of nature. The successful candidate will be an ambassador for the RSPB, and will enthuse and inspire members of the public to join the RSPB by telling them about the work that the RSPB is doing to save nature. The successful candidate will become part of the RSPB South & West Scotland membership team. This role will involve working across a wide variety of offsite venues/locations, enthusing, inspiring and recruiting new RSPB members. Full training and support will be given to the successful candidate and a valid driving license is essential. Applicants should be comfortable in loading and unloading vehicles, happy to work weekends, bank holidays and when required work 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. Closing date: 4 February 2018 Interview date: 13 February 2018 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply on Website' button to be directed to the RSPB website where you can download the Role Profile and Application Details. When you make your application please ensure that you include reference number A4620118 on any correspondence. No agencies please.