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Logo: Butterfly ConservationButterfly Conservation is the worldís largest organisation dedicated to the conservation of butterflies and moths. Founded fifty years ago, our work saving threatened species, increasing populations of widespread species and inspiring people to understand and support conservation action has never been more important.

 

We are recruiting for two positions to drive forward our conservation work in England and Wales, providing exciting opportunities for experienced conservation professionals to lead our teams delivering conservation action in each country. These posts will play a key role in implementing our ambitious conservation strategy, developing our network of staff and volunteers and working to increase our impact in both countries. 

 

Head of Conservation England

Salary £33,423 - £38,733 pa (Band E) dependent on experience

plus 5% pension contribution

 

This is a key role for an experienced, well-organised individual to manage Butterfly Conservationís England Team, provide leadership for a growing team of conservation staff and oversee the development and delivery of landscape-scale conservation programmes.

 

The successful candidate must have an excellent understanding of the ecology of butterflies and moths, combined with experience of delivering conservation action across a range of habitats through partnerships and projects. Extensive experience of line management and budgetary control is essential, as well as being an effective communicator at all levels.

 

Interviews will take place at Butterfly Conservationís Head Office in East Lulworth on  Wednesday 27 February 2019.

 

Head of Conservation Wales

Salary £33,423 - £38,733 pa (Band E) dependent on experience

plus 5% pension contribution

 

This is a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced individual to lead Butterfly Conservationís Wales Team. Based at our office in Swansea you will manage the delivery of conservation work across Wales, working with our staff and volunteers to increase our impact through targeted conservation action.

 

You will be responsible for managing conservation staff, providing expert conservation advice, and developing conservation programmes and partnerships to increase and sustain our impact for butterflies and moths. Knowledge of the policy context in Wales and experience of the devolved administration and welsh policy is crucial. The ability to prioritise a diverse workload, communicate effectively, and proven leadership qualities are essential.

 

Interviews will take place at Butterfly Conservationís Head Office in East Lulworth on Wednesday 6 March 2019.

 

Closing date for both positions is noon on Wednesday 6 February 2019

 

Download an application pack here or call 01929 400209 or email hr@butterfly-conservation.org.

 

Butterfly Conservation

Company limited by guarantee, registered in England (2206468)

Registered office: Manor Yard, East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset BH20 5QP

Charity registered in England & Wales (254937) and in Scotland (SCO39268)

 

 

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