Land Manager (Conservation, Berkshire)

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

Maidenhead and Greenham
£30,131 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01865 775476

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology, sustainability

Closing date: Friday, 02 June 2017

Contract: Full time, Permanent contract

Based: Maidenhead and Greenham, Berkshire

Closing date: 9 am, Friday 2 June 2017

Working within the Berkshire Land Management team, you will be responsible for leading on all aspects of nature conservation on the Trust’s nature reserves in Berkshire. You will be responsible for managing two Land Management Officers and contractors, and for directing the work of teams of volunteers and trainees to deliver practical conservation work. By working with BBOWT’s Biodiversity Team in management planning, you will ensure that wildlife benefits from the work undertaken. You will work closely with the Land Manager (People and Estates, Berkshire) to ensure that all aspects of reserve management are undertaken effectively and efficiently.

A successful candidate will have at least three years’ experience in applied nature conservation management and proven knowledge of ecological principles and habitat management techniques. They will be skilled in management planning and team leadership and will be able to communicate and work well with a variety of stakeholders.

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

Interviews will be held at Woolley Firs, Berkshire on 15 June 2017.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxon OX4 4XT

Registered Charity No. 204330

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