Dynamic Dunescapes Engagement Manager


Salisbury or other location, including home working
£28,928 - £31,465 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.plantlife.org.uk claire.parton@plantlife.org.uk 07834 551745 Claire Parton

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Friday, 6th September 2019  

Do you want to be part of a ground-breaking approach to rejuvenating sand dunes? Dynamic Dunescapes is a new National Lottery Heritage Fund and EU LIFE supported project delivered by a partnership of England’s leading nature conservation organisations.

As part of this project Plantlife are seeking an experienced Engagement Manager to lead and coordinate the delivery of the people engagement programme across England and Wales, inspiring and involving local communities and visitors across multiple sites.

About the role:

Plantlife are seeking an experienced Engagement Manager to champion public involvement with the Dynamic Dunescapes project. You will be a strategic thinker with excellent influencing skills who will work across the partnership to help cascade learning throughout the partnership and deliver legacy benefits. You will train and mentor a team of seven People Engagement Officers hosted by different project partners to engage and enthuse local communities and visitors across 9 project clusters. You will lead on delivering the outreach elements of the project, including schools, citizen science, site manger’s learning and interpretation programmes.

Based at Plantlife’s HQ in Salisbury or another location, including home working for the right candidate, you will need to enjoy working with people and leading a team, have excellent creative, communication and organisational skills and experience of working in partnership projects.

Interviews will be held at Plantlife’s HQ in Salisbury on Wednesday 18th September.

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