Farm Conservation Adviser

FWAG South West

Tetbury, Gloucestershire
£26,000 - £28,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.fwagsw.org.uk

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, food, farming & horticulture, water & hydrology

Closing date: Monday, 20th July 2020  


Farm Conservation Adviser - Gloucestershire
Location: Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Salary: £26,000 - £28,000 Depending on experience 

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Farm Conservation Adviser to join a thriving, busy and innovative team of like-minded Farm advisers. 

FWAG SW provides environmental advice to farmers on a wide range of agricultural and conservation issues. We are seeking applicants for the post of Farm Conservation Advisor to join the Gloucestershire team. This post will have responsibilities regarding the provision of on-farm environmental advice to farmers and landowners, to deliver the charitable aims and objectives of FWAG SW.

Responsible for the co-ordination of FWAG SW delivery in Gloucestershire, the successful applicant will be line managed by the Gloucestershire Team Leader and will be supported by other Senior Advisers. They will also be required to support Assistant Advisers, manage sub-contractors and develop new work streams. This will require partnership working and the development of new projects, with support from management and colleagues.

The post will also include delivery of high-quality environmental advice to farmers through 1:1 farm visits, events and workshops as well as the preparation of reports and news articles for members. 

Please note that interviews will be conducted by Microsoft Teams videoconferencing. Applicants successful in securing an interview will be sent a link to join a scheduled meeting.

If you have any questions about this role please email: gary.rumbold@fwagsw.org.uk

Closing Date: 20th July 2020, 6pm BST
Interview Date: Tuesday 4th August 2020


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