Director for Nature's Recovery

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Gloucester, United Kingdom

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30+ days ago

Closing date: Monday 8 August 2022
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Robinswood Hill Country Park, Reservoir Road, Gloucester, GL46SX
Are you an environmental leader passionate about reversing wildlife declines? Could you lead an innovative and high performing team working on ecological evidence, policy, planning and building connected landscapes for nature? Do you want to be part of leading an ambitious Wildlife Trust working to secure nature’s recovery together with the people of Gloucestershire?

If so, we’d love to hear from you. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader to join our team as Director for Nature’s Recovery, leading on the development and delivery of core areas of our strategy.

You’ll need: a comprehensive understanding of landscape-scale ecology; planning and development issues; national, regional, and local environmental policy; and strong advocacy skills to drive decisions that deliver the best outcomes for wildlife.

We are looking for someone with impressive interpersonal skills, the capacity to manage a committed team, the ability to manage a fixed budget and a willingness to seek funders to support your work. You should be able to influence outcomes through your persuasive skills with individuals and organisations – and work across the whole organisation as a member of the Executive Board.
If you are interested in joining us, please download a full job description and application form from our website
Please note that we do not accept CV’s and application forms should be returned by 8 August to First interviews will be held in the week beginning 15 August. Please use the same email if you’d like an informal conversation about the role,
No agencies.
We aim to be an equal opportunity employer and are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment.
Registered Charity No. 232580

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