The Born Free Foundation employs a wide variety of staff with a range of expertise. Our dynamic campaigns and conservation staff are hard at work taking action for animals in need, but they are supported by colleagues with extensive experience in administration, finance, marketing and PR.
Our administration and finance departments provide membership support and process donations. Our marketing team provide supporters with donor development support, and works with business friends and sponsors. Our PR team ensures our work to help animals receives extensive coverage in local, national and international press.
The Foundation is an equal opportunities employer.
Born Free, the internationally renowned animal welfare and wildlife conservation organisation, is seeking to recruit two Personal Assistants to support The President and The CEO respectively, based at our Head Office in Horsham, West Sussex.
Working as part of a busy and dynamic executive team, these are full time roles and exciting opportunities to work in one of the fastest growing international wildlife charities, with a recognised and high profile media presence. Born Free is dedicated to stop animal suffering and to conserve animals in the wild; it has a wide portfolio of projects dealing with some of the worlds most endangered species.
We are looking for two successful and motivated individuals who have relevant experience. Secretarial skills are essential as are excellent communication skills, the ability to multi-task and a passion for wildlife and belief in the Born Free ethos. Touch-typing and shorthand are also necessary.
The successful candidates will be good and enthusiastic team players with well-developed people skills, having the ability to prioritise and organise whilst working under pressure and to deadlines.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
These are full time roles, each with a salary of £22,000.00 per annum. Applicants must be UK residents or be legally permitted to work in the UK; Born Free is an equal opportunities employer.
Curriculum Vitae with a covering letter should be forwarded to:
The Operations Manager
Broadlands Business Campus
The closing date for applications is 3rd March 2017.