Business Development Manager

Contracted Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £30,000 per annum

Location: Bristol Zoo Gardens & Wild Place Project

Contract Type: Full-time, Fixed Term Contract for 2 years

Bristol Zoological Society is embarking on an exciting new strategy to safeguard our future, by relocating Bristol Zoo to the Wild Place Project site to create a world-class zoo for Bristol and the West of England. The new Bristol Zoo will offer spacious, modern facilities, significant growth in our conservation and education work, and an innovative and exciting visitor experience.

As part of our Strategy to 2035, we are exploring new secondary spend products /services and taking the opportunity to review our existing commercial activities to ensure viable operations and to maximise profitability.  In order to achieve this, we are seeking a Business Development Manager to work closely with the Commercial & Communications Director and the Head of Commercial Operations in the development of identified business plans for Bristol Zoological Society.

The successful candidate will be expected to research, write and develop robust business plans, including P&L forecasts based on sound internal data and industry insights. The Business Development Manager will identify and map organisational needs and customer needs to ensure only attractive and viable business opportunities, that align with the Societies strategy and mission and values, are pursued.  

This is a full time, 2 year fixed-term position reporting directly to the Commercial & Communications Director, but working closely with the Head of Commercial Operations.  

To view the full job description for this role, please click here; Business Development Manager Jd.

If you’d like to apply, please complete the application form below, and upload to submit. The closing date for all applications is 23rd June 2021 at 12 noon (UK). 

Parking onsite at Bristol Zoo Gardens is discretionary and not guaranteed, we encourage our employees to travel in a sustainable way.

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