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Logo: The Conservation VolunteersSenior Project Officer


Every day TCV works across the UK to create healthier and happier communities for everyone - communities where our activities have a lasting impact on people's health, prospects and outdoor places.


This role will be based in Colchester and the successful candidate will be responsible for managing our Essex office, its associated volunteers and partners, and safeguarding the sustainability of the operation.


The role is offered at 35 hours per week working alternate Sundays. The role will require the successful candidate to organise and deliver high quality, practical environmental conservation projects for volunteers as well as develop and maintain partner relationships.


You will also be responsible for managing budgets and resources, including vehicles, tools and equipment while leading on/supporting income generation via the pursuit of local authority contracts, grant funded opportunities and corporate funding opportunities, amongst others.


Other aspects of the role will include maintaining safe working practices, recruiting, training and managing volunteers alongside developing a core group that will sustain the project in the long term. You will need to maintain records of activities and report to funders as required.


You will have previous experience of working with volunteers, possess a wide range of practical environmental conservation skills and the personality, aptitude and experience to share them with volunteers of differing abilities. IT literacy and basic financial skills are required and a full, clean driving licence.


For an informal chat, contact Ben Hammond on 07740 899631.


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