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Governance Manager

  • Click here for the job description and person specification
  • Contract: 18-month, fixed-term contract; Part-time at three days/week
  • Salary: £32,000 p.a. pro rata
  • Location: Currently hybrid, both from home and on site (Burlington House, Piccadilly, London). The situation will change according to government advice.
  • Reporting: This role reports into the CEO
  • Application procedure: To apply, send a CV, covering letter describing how you meet the person specification,
    and the names and contact details of two references to hr@linnean.org
  • Deadline: Thursday 24 June 2021, 12:00 midday
  • Interview date: Week commencing 5 July 2021

The Linnean Society of London is the world’s oldest active society devoted to ‘the cultivation of the science of natural history in all its branches’. Today, we deliver a wide range of education, public engagement and heritage programmes to support our new vision of a world where nature is understood, valued and protected. We welcome a wide diversity of nature enthusiasts to become Linnean Society Fellows and Members, as advocates and supporters of the work we undertake.

As a result of a comprehensive governance review, a new CEO has recently been appointed to lead the organisation. The Governance Manager is a new role to support the CEO and President with the ongoing administration of the governance aspects of the society, as well as making progress in the implementation of the recommended governance reforms. The successful candidate will be motivated by the aims and purpose of the organisation.

Click here for the job description and person specification

To apply, send a CV, covering letter describing how you meet the person specification, and the names and contact details of two references to hr@linnean.org

  • Deadline: Thursday 24 June 2021, 12:00 midday
  • Interview date: Week commencing 5 July 2021