Nature-based Farm Advisor

Cheshire Wildlife Trust

Various locations across Cheshire
£23,874 - £30,509 pa

Paid • Full or Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.cheshirewildlifetrust.org.uk

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, food, farming & horticulture

Closing date: Sunday, 2nd June 2024  


If you have a passion for nature friendly farming and its vital role in delivering sustainable food production, healthy soil, cleaner water, and biodiverse ecosystems, we want to hear from you.

Nature-based Farm Advisor
Salary: £23,874 - £30,509
Contract type: One-year fixed term
Working hours: Full time or part time considered
Multiple locations:
Bickley Hall Farm, Malpas, SY14 8EF, various locations across Cheshire

We are seeking a motivated and professional farm environmental advisor to join our small but expanding team. By joining our land management advice team, you’ll be helping farmers to support nature’s recovery whilst enabling them to continue growing high quality food.

You’ll build relationships and trust, providing bespoke one to one advice to farmers and landowners across Cheshire. You’ll also work at landscape scale, facilitating collaboration and knowledge sharing of nature friendly farming practices and environmental land management which delivers meaningful nature recovery.

You will be a confident communicator, with a good understanding of the agricultural sector and the ability to proactively develop strong relationships with farmers and landowners across Cheshire.

By joining Cheshire Wildlife Trust, you will have the opportunity to be involved in wider nature-based solutions projects working alongside a team of passionate, committed colleagues, and be able to build on a wealth of expertise to take this ambitious work forward.

The ideal candidate will have excellent project management and organisational skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with people at a range of levels, including project partners, farmers and land managers.

This is a fixed term one year position, with potential to extend subject to funding - full time or part time considered.

At Cheshire Wildlife Trust we embrace agile working with a focus on supporting you to achieve your objectives alongside a healthy work-life balance. We operate a hybrid working policy with most staff working at least part of the week from home and/or out on site.

Closing date no later than midnight on Sunday 2nd June 2024.
Interviews will be held on Monday 17th June 2024.

Interested?

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No agencies please.


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