Drayton Manor Park
FULL TIME, PERMANENT
Drayton Manor Zoo is a fascinating place to explore with 15 acres of open plan zoo home to over 100 animals from all over the world including endangered species.
A unique opportunity has arisen to join us as Zoo Manager! You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of animal welfare and safety within our Zoo, as well as developing innovative ideas on how to showcase our Zoo and create growth strategies.
This role requires a passionate individual who can bring creativity and vision to the development of the zoo, who champions conversation, seeks opportunities to promote Zoo supported charities, increases visitor interaction opportunities, and can enhance our Education, Conservation and Research projects.
You will be responsible for the day to day management of the Zoo and therefore will need to demonstrate excellent knowledge of BIAZA and EAZA regulations and guidelines for best practice and ensure compliancy within the Zoo.
In return you will receive an excellent package, including 30 days annual leave, complimentary tickets to the Theme Park, on-site employee discounts, free on-site parking, subsidised lunch provision and of course a fantastic working environment!
If you are an energetic, enthusiastic, engaging and supportive leader who is experienced in working at managerial level within a Zoo environment we are very keen to hear from you. Experience in financial planning and project management would be desirable.
Please complete an application form available to download via www.draytonmanor.co.uk/recruitment or by calling 01827 252400.
CLOSING DATE: Monday 28th September 2015
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