Governance and Administration Officer

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Birmingham, United Kingdom

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30+ days ago

Closing date: Sunday 19 March 2023
Salary: £24,381
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Centre of the Earth, 42 Norman Street, Birmingham, B18 7EP
We're looking for a Governance and Administration Officer to provide comprehensive administrative support across the Trust and support to Trust Council in relation to Governance processes and related charity law.

This is an exciting time to be join the Wildlife Trust and help deliver our vision of a Wilder Birmingham and Black Country. The Governance and Administration Officer is an important role providing support to wider teams across the Trust. The role will provide comprehensive administrative support and support to Trust Council in relation to Governance processes and related charity law.

We’re looking for someone who is enthusiastic and knowledgeable about governance and HR processes, preferably in the charity sector. The successful candidate will be experienced in supporting boards and committees, as well as delivering wider administrative or office support. Ideally, we are looking for someone who also has experience of contract monitoring. You will be well-organised, with excellent written communication skills, and have the confidence to work independently and on your own initiative to strict deadlines.

Interview date: Week beginning 27th March

Anticipated start date: April 2023

Location: Birmingham head office and home working, with some travel throughout the Birmingham and Black Country area

To Apply

Please complete the attached application form and return to using the person specification in the job description to describe how you are suitable for this role.

No CVs will be accepted.

For further information about the role please contact Mary Lewell-Clarke, People and Operations Manager,

Please note that we are not a UK visa sponsoring organisation. Therefore, you will need to be able to demonstrate that you have the right to work in the UK if you wish to apply for this role.

Equal Opportunities

We are committed to ensuring transparent and non-discriminatory recruitment and employment. As a progressive charitable organisation, we champion equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristic.

Governance and Administration Officer Job Description

  • Governance and Administration Officer Job Description.docx

BBCWT Application Form

  • BBCWT Application Form.docx

Diversity Monitoring Questionnaire

  • Diversity Monitoring Questionnaire 2022.docx