Senior Land Manager (Berkshire)

Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT)

£36,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

The Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) was formed in 1959 and has a vision of an environment rich in wildlife for everyone, valued by all. We aim to lead the way to nature’s recovery through innovative land management, and connect people with nature to improve their wellbeing. We work in partnership and through collaborative projects with local communities, businesses, land owners and local authorities.

The purpose of this role is to lead development and delivery of the Trust’s work to restore nature through the effective management of our nature reserves and wider countryside land management initiatives across Berkshire.

Responsible for developing, co-ordinating and delivering the Trust’s Land Management objectives in Berkshire relative to the Trust’s overall Strategic Plan and the West Berkshire Reserves & Commons Business Plan and Grant.

The post holder will be responsible for c.8 staff, who collectively deliver all aspects of on-site conservation management.

The ideal applicant will have a sound understanding of relevant land management issues, along with significant experience of managing teams of staff and partnership working. They will be able to demonstrate leadership in previous roles and the ability to balance the effective day to day operational delivery of the teams, alongside compliance with Trust and partnership objectives.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website or phone 01865 775476. CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing date and time for applications is Monday 21 January 2019 at 9.00am.

Interviews will be held at Woolley Firs, Maidenhead on Friday 1 February 2019.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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