Head of Finance

Wye & Usk Foundation
£28,251 - £39,402 pa
14 Jul 2017
09 Sep 2017
Job Type
The Wye & Usk Foundation (WUF) is a registered charity concerned with the ecology and, more specifically, restoring the habitat, water quality and fisheries of the rivers Wye and Usk. The Foundation is more than just a lobbying organisation: working in partnership with other organisations, we raise significant sums of money to remedy problems such as habitat degradation, poor water quality and diffuse pollution, barriers to fish migration, over-exploitation of our fisheries and advance the education of the public in the conservation of our rivers. The Foundation is the largest rivers' trust in England and Wales in terms of output. Our charitable objects are: To conserve, protect, rehabilitate and improve the salmon and other indigenous species of animal and plant life of the rivers Wye and Usk, their tributaries, streams and watercourses ("the River") and the banks, riparian lands and catchments of the river ("the River Corridor") and To advance the education of the public in the conservation of rivers, river corridors and their animal and plant life and the need for conservation, protection, rehabilitation and improvement of such environments. We are seeking a calm and capable individual able to work within the Foundation's senior management team at our Head Office in Talgarth, near Hay-on-Wye and to help deliver our objects. The ideal candidate will have the necessary experience and qualifications and be passionate about the environment, especially rivers. In return we offer a position within a dedicated, energetic team delivering environmental improvementin a fabulous part of the UK. A full job spec is available via our website: