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Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
  • Salary Volunteer
  • Location Jersey
  • Job Type Voluntary
  • Category Legal , Trustees
  • Sectors Animal
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Job Description

Help create a wilder, healthier, more colourful world.

The Board of Trustees of Durrell are seeking three new trustees in 2021. If you have any of the relevant skills and experience and are keen to get more involved in supporting the conservation work of Durrell, then we’d love to hear from you. This year we are looking for Trustees that are able to bring the following skills sets:

Charity Fundraising

• Experience with running large scale campaigns, either for a charity or on a budget

• Building a brand internationally

• Digital communications experience

• Entrepreneurial approach and creative thinker

• Charity marketing would be ideal but not essential


• Ideally a minimum of 10 years PQE

• Corporate / Charity Governance

• Trust law/fiduciary principles 

• Trustee/NED duties and obligations

• Charity regulation


• Senior level experience of working in a medium/large conservation organisation and leading international conservation programmes, ideally in one or more of our rewilding sites.

• A good understanding of, and contacts in, the international conservation donor sector.  Experience of applying for and managing large structural conservation funding at the multi-million pound level

• Excellent strategic thinker/experience in strategic development of conservation programmes and impact evaluation.

• Knowledge of international conservation issues and solutions/interventions.

This is an unpaid, voluntary position. The deadline for applications is Friday 9 April 2021