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

South Downs Landscape Officer

We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Landscape Officer, who will be responsible for delivering the maintenance of Magdalen Hill Down - one of our highest profile reserves - as well as influence the wider management of the South Downs National Park landscape through partnership working and collaborative projects.

Candidates must have the right to work in the UK.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 23 October 2020


'Back from the Brink' Cotswolds Conservation Officer

We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated Conservation Officer to deliver the final year of the ‘Back from the Brink’ Cotswolds project across target limestone grasslands. The Conservation Officer will be responsible for co-ordinating and delivering the project Activity Plan, particularly focusing on working with landowners and partner organisations to deliver species focused outcomes and ensuring the project legacy is sustained.

There is a possibility for an immediate start.

Closing date: Midday on Thursday 29 October 2020