Senior Programme Manager - Cairngorms Connect


Cairngorms, Highland
£39,970 - £43,301 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: A3841018

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental policy & campaigning, sustainability

Closing date: Wednesday, 28th November 2018  

Senior Programme Manager - Cairngorms Connect  
Reference number: A3841018  
Location: Cairngorms, Highland 
Salary starting at: £39,970 - £43,301 per annum  
Hours: Full time  
Contract: 5 years

Set in a vast landscape of ice-hewn mountains, spectacular pinewoods, tranquil lochs, and wild, rushing rivers, Cairngorms Connect is the largest habitat restoration partnership in Britain. Cairngorms Connect has bold plans to make this inspiring place better for wildlife, and better for those who take joy from the wildlife and beauty of this extraordinary place.

The project will expand the Caledonian pine forest to its natural limit, reinstate drained wetlands, naturalise rivers and restore huge tracts of peatland, to create an amazing place for nature - a home to eagles, wildcats, pine martens, ospreys, black grouse, ptarmigan, otters and curlews.

The Senior Programme Manager will lead the project team that will deliver this ambitious and exciting vision. If you have the skills, experience and competencies to deliver this vision, we would love to hear from you.

Applications for job share or part time working will be considered. This is a Partnership project involving Scottish Natural Heritage, Wildland Ltd, RSPB Scotland & Forest Enterprise Scotland with funding from The Endangered Landscape Programme and other partners.

Closing date: 28 November 2018
Interview date: 17 December 2018


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the "More information about this vacancy" button to be directed to our website to download the Role Profile and Application Details.

Our job information pack and accompanying role profile (available on our website) tell you all about the key result areas and the skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A3841018 on your application.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

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