Development Officer, Wales

Join Britain’s biggest walking charity to help more people enjoy the benefits of walking.  This is an exciting time to join the Ramblers team and a great opportunity to make a lasting and tangible impact on the future success of the charity.

To support and develop a sustainable future for the Ramblers Cymru pan Wales Paths to Well being project. The project will facilitate community volunteering to enhance local green spaces, nature and access in partnership with local authorities, environmental NGOs and local communities in line with the strategic plans and objectives of the partners and Ramblers Cymru.

Essential requirements include:

  •   Proven and demonstrable partnership development & management / relationship management skills and experience 
  •   Proven track record in delivering income targets between £10k - £1 million from partnerships 
  •    Ability to manage budgets and produce financial reporting is desirable
  •    Ability to communicate both verbally and written with a range of audiences 
  •    Ability to develop high quality, coherent and thorough fundraising proposals and pitches 
  •    Negotiation skills – the post-holder will be required to undertake negotiation with companies, often complex, on behalf of the Ramblers
  •    Strong analytical skills 
  •    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  •    Competence in the use of IT tools including Word, Excel and PowerPoint 

The Ramblers are an equal opportunities employer.  We promote diversity and warmly welcome applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community.

The role profile (job description and person specification) can be found here: Job Pack – Development Officer – Paths to Wellbeing

Please send us your CV and cover letter along with a completed EO form (here) by email to by 23rd July 2021.

This post is fully funded through the Welsh Government Rural Communities - Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, which is funded by the Welsh Government and the European Union.


“Ariennir y swydd hon yn rhannol drwy Gymunedau Gwledig Llywodraeth Cymru - Rhaglen Datblygu Gwledig Cymru 2014-2020 a gyllidwyd gan Lywodraeth Cymru a’r Undeb Ewropeaidd.