Urban Forest Street Tree Coordinator

Trees for Cities

Lambeth, London
£24,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.treesforcities.org jobs@treesforcities.org

Sectors: environmental policy & campaigning, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Thursday, 5th July 2018  


Our London and regional urban forest programme is a core focus for the charity. In London we now plant up to 25,000 trees each year through a programme of urban tree planting projects including; street trees, orchards, woodland creations, parks, open green spaces, estates and school projects.

We are looking for an experienced, highly driven and skilled individual to join the team to deliver and drive forward the urban forest street tree programme. The successful candidate will have excellent/proven project management skills and ideally have a qualification in arboriculture or excellent knowledge of planting trees in an urban environment.


THE SORT OF PERSON WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • A creative and ambitious individual who is self driven and can drive forward urban tree planting projects that can showcase Trees for Cities’ Urban Forest Programme 
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to orchestrate complex logistical tasks, and use initiative to effectively solve problems as they arise
  • Excellent attention to detail to produce a high quality end product 
  • Someone passionate about trees with a good knowledge of current arboriculture issues
  • A strong team member with the ability to communicate effectively within the team and across the charity

HOW TO APPLY:

Click here to view full job description. Download and complete the application form and submit by email to jobs@treesforcities.org with the subject heading ‘Urban Forest Street Tree Coordinator’.

Closing date to apply is 9am, Thursday 5th July 2018.

Interviews are scheduled for Tuesday 10th July 2018.

Trees for Cities is an equal opportunities employer


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