Business Support Manager

Closing date:
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Cornwall Wildlife Trust HQ, Five Acres, Allet, Truro, Cornwall , TR4 9DJ
The Trust is looking for a self-motivated and passionate full-time Business Support Manager.

This exciting and varied role involves the management and development of fundraising and profile-raising activities for Cornwall Wildlife Trust, leading on its Business Supporter scheme and supporting the Head of People and Engagement.

Contact details

To apply send completed application form (CVs not accepted) to 

A background in fundraising, people and project management, and working for a charity is essential. It is also important to be articulate and engaging, with previous experience in developing high-profile relationships. An enthusiasm for wildlife and nature conservation would be an advantage. This role will suit a person who is used to working with budgets, in a fast-paced environment, with excellent organisation and communication skills.

The role includes:

  • Identifying and engaging with local and national businesses to encourage business membership, sponsorships, visitor gifting schemes, ad hoc prizes and in-kind support for Cornwall Wildlife Trust.
  • Line Management of the Trust’s Community Fundraising Officer and Marketing and Fundraising Administrator.
  • Marketing the Business Supporter scheme through communication and promotion via digital media, traditional media and corporate events.
  • Development of the Trust’s Cornwall Good Seafood Guide Supporter scheme.

This is a full time permanent role; working times are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm based at CWT HQ, Allet, Truro, TR4 9DJ.

Applicant must have a full driving license.

Closing date for applications is: midnight Sunday 1st September 2019.

Interviews will be held: TBC mid-September 2019.