Norfolk Farm and Wildlife Advisory Group Business Manager

Based at Honingham Thorpe, Norwich Norfolk.

Salary circa £40k plus expenses, Full Time, Permanent

Reference NFWAG BM2018

Norfolk FWAG is the leading agri-environment organisation and registered Charity in Norfolk with a reputation of professionalism. Following a career change and overseas relocation of the current Business Manager, we are looking for applicants for the role of Business Manager to lead Norfolk FWAG and its staff. The role is clear – to meet the charitable objectives of Norfolk FWAG and deliver the strategic Business Plan, driving the organisation forward to meet the objectives of both its farmer members and the latest government objectives for agri environment. The Business Manager has overall executive authority, including financial, strategic and operational responsibility, reporting to the Board of Trustees of Norfolk FWAG.

You will have a strong interest and experience in the environment, excellent business skills, an ability to manage budgets, have experience of sourcing project work and grants and be able to communicate effectively, building alliances with farmers, staff, government agencies and other partners. You will be the custodian and ambassador of Norfolk FWAG’s history, brand and reputation in partnership with its current 260 members. A challenge and very exciting opportunity to help deliver the new DEFRA 25 year Environmental Plan in a superb part of the UK.

Interested? Apply with your CV at

Closing Date: 15th February 2018