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BVA is run by a small team of around 35 people based at our headquarters in London. We're passionate about supporting our members and making a positive difference to animal health and welfare.

Current vacancies

Donor Relations Manager  
London W1

Vetlife is an independent charity based in the BVA head office and the Vetlife team works with BVA on a regular basis.

Vetlife is a charity that provides independent, confidential, and free help and support to the veterinary community. Our charity provides a 24/7 phone and email helpline, professional mental health support, financial assistance, information and resources. Vetlife is governed by an enthusiastic Board of Trustees elected from a membership within the veterinary community. We have close ties with all the major veterinary stakeholders and are based in Central London.

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Donor Relations Manager to provide a sustainable income stream for the charity and steward our commercial supporters and major donors. You will be responsible for developing and sustaining relationships to grow income for the charity.

Your communication skills must be well honed to help deliver a range of activities central to the fulfilment of the planned income growth for the charity including identifying a range of potential supporters, stewarding existing relationships, and representation of the charity’s interests at appropriate events.

An organised and confident individual, your work will help to increase funding and increase awareness of services we provide.

You must possess excellent time management skills as well as strong interpersonal and communication skills to build and maintain successful working relationships.

This is an excellent opportunity for an innovative, organised and enthusiastic individual to help our charity to ensure we continue to effectively meet our aims and objectives.

If you are interested pursuing this opportunity please view the role profile and visit our website to find out more about Vetlife. The role is 5 days per week with a starting salary of £41,528, plus a generous benefits package.

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter explaining clearly how your skills and experience fit the role profile and giving an indication of your current salary to [email protected] or by post to Anita Maddox, Vetlife, 7 Mansfield Street, London, W1G 9NQ.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 1st July 2021. First round interviews will take place remotely on Monday 5th July with second interviews on Monday 12th July 2021.

No agencies please.

EMS placements

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we are unable to offer EMS placements. We are continuously reviewing the situation and will update this page as soon as are able to start accepting applications.