BASC is the largest sporting shooting organisation in the UK, serving a growing membership of over 155,000 and a wide variety of stakeholder and public interests. It acts as a representative body for sporting shooting – fostering opportunity, safety, high standards and wildlife conservation.

BASC is looking for an individual with significant shooting experience and conservation knowledge who will plan and deliver a wide range of membership engagement and recruitment activities in the east of England. The role will also involve delivery of projects through our Taste of Game and Green Shoots initiatives, acting as a media spokesperson for the association in the region and engagement with stakeholders and policy makers to represent shooting interests. The individual will provide leadership and day-to-day management of a team of regional officers, an operations co-ordinator, volunteers and contractors to ensure the highest standards of service delivery in accordance with BASC’s vision and business objectives.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Excellent planning, organisational and communication skills
  • Experience of managing staff and volunteers
  • Commitment and ability to respond to the flexible requirements of the role
  • Enthusiasm, self-motivation and the ability to motivate others
  • Experience within a service delivery environment
  • A close connection with shooting sports and knowledge of the countryside

Leading a small team and reporting to BASC’s Director England, the post holder will be based in Eastern England Regional Office which will be located within approximately 15mile radius of Lakenheath, Suffolk. Additionally the successful candidate would be required to hold a current shotgun certificate and clean driving licence. 

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Further information and an application form can be downloaded from our website www.basc.org.uk

Alternatively, please contact the HR department, BASC, Marford Mill, Rossett, Wrexham LL12 0HL. Telephone: 01244 573000.  E-mail: [email protected]  Please quote reference RDEE/JAN/2019.  The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 18 February 2019.