Head of Society Programmes

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to manage brand and communications and lead our Society Programmes Team.

Organisation British Ecological Society
Salary £52,174
Location London, UK
Hours Full time
Contract Permanent
Closing date        10am on 6th August 2018
Interview date   Week commencing 13th August


The BES is a thriving learned society established in 1913 whose vision is a world inspired, informed and influenced by ecology. It publishes six successful journals, an ecological book series and a quarterly newsletter, the Bulletin, which is distributed to its 6,400 members worldwide.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to lead the Society Programmes Team and to manage brand and communications so that they deliver the strategic objectives of the Society.

The interviews will also take place in the London office so potential candidates can meet the BES staff, learn more about the work of the BES and ensure they are the right candidate for the role.

A full job description and person specification is available below.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Hazel Norman or Kofo Balogun who will be the contact person for this role.

Applications: Please submit your CV and covering letter via email to HR Team.

Applications must be received no later than 6th August 2018


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Please note that due to limited resources, it is not possible for the BES to acknowledge receipt of applications. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.