Job Type: Training & Education
Access & Rights of Way Executive
(Project lead and Communications)
Full Time - 35 hours per week
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Based at our HQ near Stoneleigh, Warwickshire (currently working remotely)
The British Horse Society is the nation’s leading equine charity with a passion for horses that is backed by knowledge and expertise. The BHS represents and provides a range of services for horse riders, horse owners, enthusiasts and professionals.
We are the leading charity working to protect, extend and promote safe access for equestrians. As the biggest voice for equestrians on access matters, our communications to our members, the public and government are vital to our success. Our team at HQ work closely with volunteers and equestrian access groups in the UK who we recruit, train and support.
The successful applicant will be of graduate calibre with proven experience of providing content for public communications and have strong people skills. You should have exceptional creative writing and proof reading skills as well as experience using Adobe, creating infographics and basic graphics for presentations. You will be enthusiastic and self-motivated with excellent team-working and public presentation skills. Occasional weekend work and travelling around Britain with prior arrangement may be required.
Although equestrian and/or access and rights of way knowledge is beneficial in this role, this is not essential and training could be provided for the right candidate.
The British Horse Society is committed to providing an inclusive and supportive environment for our employees. We believe having a diverse team at all levels allows us to represent the communities we serve. We welcome applicants from all communities and as part of our commitment to being an inclusive employer we would particularly welcome applicants of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic heritage. We also particularly welcome applications from disabled people and people from LGBT+ Communities.
Apply via our website please provide a covering letter (including your salary expectations) and CV, highlighting relevant skills and experience and send along with your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. Further details of this and other opportunities, please visit www.bhs.org.uk
Closing Date for applications: 21 April 2021
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