Closing date: Tuesday, 30th August 2022
This is an exciting time to be at the heart of environmental land use policy as the Environment Act legislation comes into effect and new agricultural policy is implemented.
The CLA is looking for a Senior Land Use Policy Adviser to join our professional policy team in London to lead on environmental policy related to land use. The focus will be on policy development and advice to members on high profile issues such as natural capital, biodiversity net gain, local nature recovery strategies, protected sites, species reintroduction and more.
Reporting to the Chief Land Use Policy Adviser this is a key role in the CLA’s policy and advice team. It is a varied and stimulating role that will suit someone with both policy development and advisory experience, and a good understanding of the landowner perspective.
The CLA is a dynamic and forward thinking membership organisation for owners of rural land, property and businesses, who have been championing the interests of rural England and Wales for more than 100 years. CLA members own or manage around half the rural land in England and Wales and more than 250 different types of businesses.
The successful candidate, educated to degree level, will demonstrate:
What We Can Offer
The CLA offers its staff a large number of benefits which include;
We would love to hear from applicants from a wide range of career backgrounds and experience: we believe that greater diversity can only strengthen us as a team. Please apply in writing, by email, explaining how you meet the criteria for the position together with a CV to [email protected] to arrive no later than 10am Tuesday 30th August.
First interviews are planned to take Wednesday 7th September and Friday 9th September. If you cannot attend these dates, please specify in your covering email.
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