Campaigns Officer

Closing date:
Salary: £25,500 p.a rising to £26,000 p.a after successful completion of probation
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time

Abbotts Hall Farm,

Abbotts Hall Farm, Maldon Road, Great Wigborough, Colchester, CO5 7RZ

Hedgehog - Wildnet / Jon Hawkins

Are you someone who wants to mobilise people to take action for nature and deliver a greater voice for wildlife in Essex?

If the answer is yes, read on… 

Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity, committed
to protecting wildlife and inspiring a lifelong love of nature; and we would love
you to join our committed and enthusiastic team. 

The Campaigns Officer is a new and exciting role for the Trust and crucial to our strategic delivery of creating a Wilder Essex. In this role you will work within Essex Wildlife Trust’s Communications team, driving forward our campaigns and advocacy work that will inspire, engage and mobilise people to take action for nature.

If you are an energetic self-starter with experience in campaigning, policy and community engagement, you would like to work at a Sunday Times Top 100 Best Company and you feel you would fit in our friendly, committed, passionate and professional organisation then we would love to hear from you. 

Closing date: 9am on Monday the 1st February 2021

Interview date: Wednesday 10th February 2021 via Zoom.

To apply, please complete the application form and send the completed form by e-mail to

Essex Wildlife Trust aims to employ a diverse body of people with different perspectives, values and attitudes. We seek to promote an inclusive environment where differences are shared and valued; unfair treatment or discrimination is challenged; and everyone is able to reach their full potential.

To complete our Equal Opportunities survey when applying for this role please use the link below:

 Essex Wildlife Trust Equal Opportunities Monitoring