Conservation Advisor

Essex & Suffolk Water

Hanningfield, Essex
£22,967 - £28,708 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology, water & hydrology

Closing date: Thursday, 31 August 2017

At Essex & Suffolk Water we live water. And we love our customers. Every day we make sure that 1.8 million Customers in the South East have clean, clear drinking water that tastes great.

Essex & Suffolk Water protects and enhances the environment in delivering its services, leading by example. The Conservation and Land Management Team are looking for an enthusiastic, ethical, team player to join them.

As the successful applicant you will help provide advice to the business on Conservation issues and manage the landholding for the benefit of wildlife and people. You will need to be a great communicator to ensure project managers have the accurate, precise information they need for their projects to be successful. You will be highly motivated to raise awareness of important conservation issues within the company.

To be successful, you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Have experience of practical conservation work
  • Have an understanding of protected species and habitats
  • Are able to use MS applications
  • Have an understanding of contract and budget management
  • Have organisational skills and are capable of maintaining accurate electronic records

We offer a great package

  • Coaching,training and one to one development to reach your full potential
  • A great reward package including:
    • Competitive Salary
    • Generous holiday entitlement
    • Flexible benefits - building your own package
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Opportunity to work with some great people

Closing date: 31st August 2017
Interviews held: 13th September 2017
Open to internal and external applicants

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