Project Manager - Garnock Connections


Lochwinnoch Reserve, Renfrewshire
£29,507 - £31,966 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: A4431118

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Sunday, 13th January 2019  

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced project manager to lead delivery of the Garnock Connections Landscape Partnership Scheme - an ambitious programme of integrated projects, events and activities, as set out in our Landscape Conservation Action Plan.

Project Manager - Garnock Connections
Reference number: A4431118
Location: Lochwinnoch

Salary starting at: £29,507 - £31,966 per annum 
Hours: Full time 
Contract: until 31 March 2022

The vision of the Garnock Connections partnership is for a landscape with the River Garnock at its heart, forming a connection from the Muirshiel hills to Irvine Bay and around which the natural, cultural and historical wealth of the valley is enhanced, revealed and made accessible for the benefit of communities now and in the future.

The successful candidate will manage budgets, contracts and staff, submit grant claims and report to funders and partners.

If you have a proven track record in project and budget management, are well organised and methodical, with strong skills in partnership working and communication and have the drive and vision needed to deliver, this could be the perfect position for you. This is a fixed term contract to manage delivery of the programme, until 31 March 2022. The post will report to a partnership Board comprising RSPB Scotland, North Ayrshire Council, HES, SNH, SEPA and SWT.

Garnock Connections is a partnership project, made possible thanks to financial support from the Heritage Lottery Fund and project partners. This post is being readvertised and previous applicants need not apply.

Closing date: 13 January 2019
Interview date: 23 January 2019


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 the RSPB website to download the role profile and application details.

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