Elephant and Small Elephant Hawk-moths

We believe our work has never been more important.

Wildlife is in steep decline across the UK and over three-quarters of butterflies and two-thirds of moths are declining. We recognise it needs a great team with a wide variety of skills to tackle the problems facing butterflies, moths and the environment.

Our staff and volunteers are proud to be part of Butterfly Conservation and are dedicated to making a difference to the environment we live in. We understand the importance of maintaining and expanding our expert and valued team of people and offer a range of roles located all over the UK, from the peat bogs in Scotland to the post room in Dorset.

Current Vacancies

Human activities are destroying the natural world, leading to the extinction of animal and plant species at an alarming rate.  Butterflies and moths are a vital part of our wildlife heritage and are sensitive indicators of the health of our environment.

Butterfly Conservation has just entered an exciting new phase of its evolution by launching a bold and extremely ambitious plan to transform our conservation and research work and we would love you to join us on this journey.  Having launched our new strategy, we now need to be able to fund it.  We have some crucial, key roles available which will be instrumental in enabling us to achieve our ground-breaking vision and deliver our fresh and dynamic goals.

Butterfly Conservation is an organisation that strives for Excellence, we are Passionate about the environment, we aim to Inspire and motivate others to save our wildlife and are Collaborative in the way that we work. 

If this sounds like the organisation for you, and you have the required skills for the opportunities below, we would love to hear from you.

Social Media & Content Lead

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Communications Team as a Social Media and Content Lead!

The need for compelling and powerful content has never been more important. This pivotal role will support Butterfly Conservation to attract, engage and convert new audiences allowing us to get closer to our vision of a world where butterflies and moths flourish in a rich and protected environment.

We are looking for a talented, extremely motivated content professional, with a high degree of creativity, who will be responsible for producing good quality, effective content across multiple channels. You will need to have a demonstrable track record of digital copywriting, proofreading and editing and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.

Excellent communication skills, project management and the ability to work under pressure are essential. Download the job pack for more information on this role.
Candidates must have the right to work in the UK.
Closing date: Sunday 19th December 2021.