Conservation Grazing Manager

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Across Norfolk
£27,000 - £29,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: 153237_NW

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Tuesday, 23rd April 2019   2 days left

Norfolk Wildlife Trust is the county’s largest environmental charity, committed to the protection and enhancement of Norfolk’s wildlife and wild places.

This is an exciting opportunity to be able to use your skills for the conservation of natural habitats.

Conservation Grazing Manager
Salary is in the range £27,000 to £29,000 per annum full time
(option to work for 4 days on a pro rata basis)

The NWT grazing operations span the entirety of Norfolk, and the successful candidate will have a varied working environment from coastal dunes, through mixed heath to broadland fen.

This role will continue to develop and implement the Trust’s conservation grazing operation on its nature reserves, and act as a first point of contact for conservation grazing issues. We have the benefit of using varied stock types including sheep, cattle, and ponies.

You will receive

  • An NWT works vehicle to use to travel to and between sites
  • A working week of 37½ hrs per week with some out of hours work for which time off in lieu is granted
  • Salary in the range of £27,000 to £29,000 per annum depending on experience
  • 25 days annual leave per annum (3 to be taken at Christmas) plus statutory holidays, rising incrementally to 30 days per annum
  • Pension: after completion of a trial period, we contribute 7% of your salary (if you pay at least 2%), increasing to 8% after 3 years of continuous service.

Closing date for applications is Midday Tuesday 23 April
Interviews are likely to take place on Thursday 2 May


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 where you can download the job description and complete the application process.

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