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Angling Trust Vacancies

Governance Manager & Company Secretary
Salary: £32,500 per annum
Full time: 37½ hours per week
Location: Office-based – Ilkeston, Derbyshire

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and professional individual to join the Angling Trust.

We are seeking a dedicated and organised individual to manage, maintain and implement the governance policies of the Angling Trust and Fish Legal at a national level, working closely with the boards of Directors and supporting the Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer.

You will be qualified to at least A level standard. You will have experience of business and governance administration at a senior level; supporting senior management and working with boards of Directors; and of taking clear, accurate minutes. Experience of implementing and complying with administrative policies, systems and procedures in a previous role is desirable, but not essential. You will have a track record in managing successful administrative systems; able to work independently to tight deadlines; have good interpersonal skills and discretion; and a high standard of written English.

This is a rewarding and varied job with excellent opportunities to develop your skills.

You will enjoy working with a small, friendly and dedicated team who share your passion for delivering an extremely high standard of work to our members as well as passion for the outdoor environment.

You will be office-based at the Angling Trust office in Ilkeston, Derbyshire.

The Angling Trust is the national representative body for angling in England and Wales. It is united in a collaborative relationship with Fish Legal, a separate membership association that uses the law to protect fish stocks and the rights of its members throughout the UK.

A detailed job description can be downloaded here. Further information about the position can be obtained from the Chief Executive, Mark Lloyd, via mark.lloyd@anglingtrust.net or on 07973 468198.

Applicants should complete an application form and diversity monitoring form and send them marked “Personal” to Stuart Sharp, Angling Trust, The Old Police Station, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5GF or via email to stuart.sharp@anglingtrust.net

Closing date for applications is Friday, 25th May, 2018. We may close the recruitment early depending on applications. Interviews will be held on 6th June at our Ilkeston office.




Head of Marketing
Salary: £44,000 per annum
Full time: 37½ hours per week
Location: Office-based – Ilkeston/Leominster or Home-based in the West Midlands

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and professional individual to join the Angling Trust.

The successful applicant will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of marketing strategies to grow and retain individual, club and fishery memberships of the Angling Trust and Fish Legal

You will be qualified to at least A level standard and ideally be a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (level 6). You will have experience of leading national marketing campaigns and brand management; manging websites and CRM systems; and in managing teams of staff. Experience of membership recruitment and retention and subscription marketing is desirable but not essential. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are important.

This is a rewarding and varied job with excellent opportunities to develop your skills.

You will enjoy working with a small, friendly and dedicated team who share your passion for delivering an extremely high standard of work to our members as well as passion for the outdoor environment.

You will be office-based at the Angling Trust offices in either Ilkeston, Derbyshire or Leominster, Herefordshire. There is also opportunity for the right person to be home-based in the West Midlands.

The Angling Trust is the national representative body for angling in England and Wales. It is united in a collaborative relationship with Fish Legal, a separate membership association that uses the law to protect fish stocks and the rights of its members throughout the UK.

A detailed job description can be downloaded here. Further information about the position can be obtained from the Chief Executive, Mark Lloyd, on mark.lloyd@anglingtrust.net or via 07973 468198.

Applicants should complete an application form and diversity monitoring form and send them marked “Personal” to Stuart Sharp, Angling Trust, The Old Police Station, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5GF or via email to stuart.sharp@anglingtrust.net

Closing date for applications is Monday 21st May 2018. We may close the recruitment early depending on applications. Interviews will be held at our Ilkeston office.




Regions Administrator
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Full time: 37½ hours per week
Fixed Term to 31st March 2019
Location: Home-based, Midlands

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and professional individual to join our Regions team.

The successful applicant will provide administrative support for the National Regions Manager in developing Angling Trust regional work to help anglers and angling clubs engage with fisheries and fishing issues at a catchment/Regional level, while working closely with the Environment Agency.

You will have a minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) grade C or above, including English Language. You will have excellent administrative and organisation skills, have good communication skills, be experienced in using social media and be a competent user of PowerPoint, Word and Excel. You will have knowledge of and a passion for angling. Previous experience of working with and updating web sites, blogs and social media, in event management and working with volunteers is desirable but not essential.

This is a rewarding and varied job with excellent opportunities to develop your skills.

You will enjoy working with a small, friendly and dedicated team who share your passion for delivering an extremely high standard of work to our members as well as passion for the outdoor environment.

You will be home-based in the Midlands, but able to attend our offices and other locations across England when required.

The Angling Trust is the national representative body for coarse, game and sea angling in England. It is working for the future of angling through environmental, lobbying and education programmes, as well as delivering competitions, managing our national teams and developing commercial opportunities.

A detailed job description can be downloaded here and a person specification can be downloaded here. Further information about the position can be obtained from the National Regions Manager, John Cheyne, on john.cheyne@anglingtrust.net or via 07794 234546.

Applicants should complete an application form and diversity monitoring form and send them marked “Personal” to Stuart Sharp, Angling Trust, The Old Police Station, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5GF or via email to stuart.sharp@anglingtrust.net

Closing date for applications is Friday 18th May 2018. We may close the recruitment early depending on applications. Interviews will be held at our Ilkeston office.



  • If you wish to volunteer to work for the Angling Trust please complete the application form below.



Team England Fly Fishing (TEFF)

Team England Fly Fishing has a number of opportunities for volunteers to help support the delivery of competitive fly fishing activities, positions include;
  • Rivers International Coordinator
  • Coaching & Development Manager

To understand more about each of the roles above please download the relevant pdf at the bottom of this page.

If you would like to discuss any of these roles in more detail please contact Senior Competitions & Talent Manager Ben Thompson via email at ben.thompson@anglingtrust.net

You will also find an application form, guidance notes and equality monitoring form at the bottom of this page. You can find out more about volunteering with the Angling Trust by clicking here and view our Volunteer Handbook here


Contact: Angling Trust Eastwood House, 6 Rainbow Street, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 8DQ
Tel: 0343 5077006 (For Membership enquiries select Option 1) |
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