Programme Delivery Manager (Colne Rivers)

Groundwork South

Denham, Buckinghamshire
c.£32,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: water & hydrology, ecology

Closing date: Tuesday, 22nd June 2021  

Programme Delivery Manager (Colne Rivers)

Salary: Circa £32,000 per annum.
Hours: Full Time 37.5 hours
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre, Denham Court Drive, Denham, Bucks, UB9 5PG

Role description:

We are looking for an experienced project manager to deliver river improvement projects to help implement the Colne Catchment Action Network (ColneCAN) action plan and the Colne Valley Green Infrastructure Strategy. You will also play an important role in the friendly and fast-growing Colne Valley team by providing specialist advice to colleagues and helping to develop exciting new river enhancement projects.

This job would suit someone with detailed knowledge of the water environment, a passion for rivers and a track record of delivering environmental projects. This project office is located next to a Chalk Stream in a Country Park, within easy commute of West London, Herts, Bucks, Berks, Surrey and surrounding areas.

In return we offer:

  • 25 days per annum plus English Bank Holidays
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Scope to continuing development of your professional skills

Closing Date: Tuesday 22nd June

Groundwork South is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable groups. In line with our Safer Recruitment & Selection Policy and Procedure, successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced with barred lists disclosure check.

CVs will not be accepted. No agencies please. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please note that we reserve the right to close applications early in the event of a large response.

We are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate our commitment we have been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service. We guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the essential criteria for the post. If you consider yourself to have a disability and would like to apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme please complete the Guaranteed Interview Scheme form (at the top of our current vacancies page) and submit this with your application. We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout our workforce and in service delivery.

Groundwork South is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age. A copy of our Equality and Diversity policy may also be made available to candidates on request.

No agencies please.

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