Woodland Creation Officer

North York Moors National Park Authority

Helmsley, North Yorkshire
£27,000 - £30,500 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 14th May 2021   Closes today

Woodland Creation Officer

£27K to £30.5K with potential progression to £33.7K. Permanent position

Would you like to have a long term beneficial impact on the landscape and wildlife of the North York Moors National Park?

This is an exciting opportunity to be creative about establishing new woodlands through our flexible funding programme. This is a permanent post to deliver our ambitious long term woodland creation targets associated with the Woodsmith Mine’s Section 106 agreement.

We are looking for someone who has experience of developing substantial woodland schemes with private landowners and building up long term programmes of work. You will need to have a practical understanding of land management and woodland creation as well as the drive and determination to achieve stretching targets.

To back this up, you will need to tell us about your;

  • Success in establishing new woodland sites
  • Skills in working with landowners to enter long term agreements
  • Budget management and line management skills
  • Success in achieving challenging targets
  • Positive experience of working in partnerships

Based in Helmsley but with travel around the National Park.

So, if you’re seeking your next challenge as a Woodland Creation Officer, please apply here. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

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