BASC Vacancy:Deer Officer - England (West Midlands)

Starting salary circa £25,000pa plus company car
BASC is the largest sporting shooting organisation in the UK, serving a growing membership of over 135,000 and a wide variety of stakeholder and public interests. It acts as a representative body for sporting shooting - fostering opportunity, safety, high standards and wildlife conservation.

Due to the expansion of the game and deer management department this is a new position that has been established to provide advice to BASC members and others and contribute to policy development for sustainable deer management across the UK.

The successful candidates will demonstrate:
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Expertise in current deer management or gameshooting and gamekeeping gained through personal experience
  • An enthusiasm for deer management with a desire to learn
  • A close connection with shooting sports
  • An aptitude for developing working partnerships
  • ICT skills
The position is based at the BASC Head Office near Chester and will involve travel throughout the UK.

Previous applicants need not apply.
Further information and an application form may be downloaded from our website alternatively please contact the HR department, BASC, Marford Mill, Rossett, Wrexham, LL12 0HL.  Telephone: 01244 573002.  E-mail:  Please quote reference 'EP,SD,GD/MG/05/14.  The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 7 July 2014.