Head of Nature Recovery

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Belfast, United Kingdom

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9 days ago

Closing date: Wednesday 8 February 2023
Salary: £39,673 to £44,689 Access to employer’s contributory pension scheme - maximum 7% per annum.
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Belfast based, Belfast
This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled and highly motivated individual to join our Senior Management Team to lead on the development and implementation of a range of land-based conservation activities.

Contact details

recruit@ulsterwildlife.org

Job reference: HNR 23/03

More about this role

This role will include Nature Reserves management and development, development of Nature Recovery Networks in policy and practice, and Species Conservation programmes - all contributing to natural solutions for climate change.

The Head of Nature Recovery will lead a dynamic team of staff and volunteers as well as maintaining our partnership working. The post holder will help and support staff to deliver important projects that will contribute to nature’s recovery and offer natural solutions for climate change. This role will involve developing ideas to align with funding opportunities for projects that support our strategic objectives and contribute to Ulster Wildlife’s Strategy to 2030 – ‘Bring Nature Back’.

The successful candidate will already have proven experience in developing and implementing organisational plans and policies. They will be able to negotiate at the highest level and have an understanding of and a passion for nature conservation, be an adept project manager, ideally with specialist skills/training in project management.

Completed application forms should be returned by email to recruit@ulsterwildlife.org by 12 noon on Wednesday 08 February 2023. Interviews are provisionally planned for 02 and 03 March 2023.

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