Projects Officer: South

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Doncaster, United Kingdom

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6 days ago

Closing date: Monday 15 August 2022
Salary: £27,527 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Potteric Carr , Mallard Way, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 8DB
Do you have experience of delivering a variety of environmental projects for nature? Have you worked in partnership with other organisations and landowners? Are you passionate about recovering nature throughout South Yorkshire?

If the answer is ‘yes’, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Job reference: 17.6.249

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is one of the UK’s fastest growing nature conservation organisations and seeks to appoint a Projects Officer: South.

The Projects Officer will be responsible for delivering a variety of nature recovery-based projects, as well as helping to develop and fundraise for new project programmes in the Barnsley & Rotherham areas of South Yorkshire. The post is based within an existing regional projects team delivering river catchment, lowland peat and urban greenspace-based projects. There is considerable scope to work with a range of partners and support the vital work being carried out for nature in the Dearne Valley.

The successful candidate will have both environmental project management and delivery experience, ideally in both urban and rural settings and up to date knowledge of nature based and wider environmental issues. We are looking for enthusiastic applicants, passionate about recovering nature in South Yorkshire and able to work as part of a dynamic, highly achieving team. We can offer the successful candidate a competitive salary, ample training and development opportunities and the chance to join a transformed Wildlife Trust that is working hard to make Yorkshire a ‘wilder place’.