World Land Trust seeks up to two new Trustees who will be engaged with the work of the trust, ensuring good governance and help deliver its ambitious growth strategy. The successful candidates must bring expertise in at least one of the following areas:

Conservation – we are particularly interested in candidates from the Global South with a global biodiversity perspective, and current knowledge of and expertise in one or more of the following areas: strategic landscape prioritisation and planning, area-based mechanisms for effective land protection, community-led conservation, innovation in conservation, and/or payment for ecosystem services. We are actively seeking candidates with practical field experience to complement other expertise on our board, and candidates who can contribute their perspectives on conservation from their non-European/US lived experience.

Legal – particularly expertise in contracts and commercial agreements and knowledge of relevant legislation for UK registered charities.

We would also welcome applications from people open to taking on the role of Chair in the future and those interested in chairing sub-committees or advisory panels.

For more information please view our Trustee Application Pack.

To apply, please send in a full CV, which must be accompanied by a covering letter explaining how your particular expertise and experience matches our requirements. Completed applications should be sent to: Tracey White, Executive PA, [email protected] or by post to World Land Trust, Blyth House, Bridge Street, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8AB, FAO Tracey White.

Closing date for applications is 0900 hrs on Monday 16th January 2023.

It is expected that interviews will be held remotely week commencing 13th February 2023.