Corporate Development Manager
Ref: CDM(2020)/CN

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters, Home Based, Flexible
Marketing and Supporter Development , Marketing
Circa. £30,000 (negotiable depending on location)
Position type
Full Time
Working pattern
37.5 hours per week. Monday to Friday
Job advert

We have recently completed a review of our strategic priorities which includes ambitious targets for developing bigger and better wetlands, encouraging more people to take direct action for these unique places, and ensuring decision makers around the world realise the essential role wetlands play in restoring nature, capturing carbon and enhancing health and wellbeing. 

This is an exciting opportunity to build WWT’s corporate partnerships portfolio and secure new partners that will help us to deliver our critical conservation work to conserve, protect and restore wetlands and wetland species. In this new role, you will work closely with corporate partnership and prospect research colleagues to help develop our corporate fundraising strategy and create innovative and transformative corporate partnerships.  You will identify potential partners, build relationships and deliver compelling proposals that inspire new support for our work.

We are looking for a strategic, commercial and creative individual with a track record of generating substantial partnerships with corporate organisations, within the charity or private sector. You will be a confident networker with excellent communication skills, the ability to seize opportunities quickly and comfortable with ambitious income targets. A collaborative and proactive approach will be critical for success, as will the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to build effective working relationships across the organisation.

This post will play a vital role in helping us to achieve these aims and will join an ambitious and energetic team.  More information can be found at

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service)
- Flexible working location /  home working
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free parking
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free entry to all our centres

WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.

Closing date:     17th January 2021
Interview dates: 26th or 27th January 2021

Job description
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This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

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