Governance Manager

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Pixabay/Erik Karits

Contract: Permanent; Part-time at three days/week

Salary: £32,000 p.a. pro rata

Location: Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

Reporting: This role reports into the CEO

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.

The Governance Manager role supports the CEO and President with the ongoing administration of the governance aspects of the Society, as well as making progress in the implementation of recommended governance reforms. The successful candidate will be motivated by the aims and purpose of the organisation.

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    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

    Deadline: Midday (12.00, BST), Tuesday 19 July 2022

    Interview date: Monday 25 July 2022