Logo: Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Projects Officer: South

Hours: 35

£27,527 per annum

Based: Potteric Carr, Doncaster

Do you have experience of delivering a variety of environmental projects? Have you worked in partnership with other organisations and landowners? Do you have experience of working with volunteers and local communities?

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

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 is responsible for the delivery of a suite of nature recovery network and conservation projects as well as helping to develop and fundraise for new projects and programmes predominantly in the western area of the South Yorkshire region (Barnsley & Rotherham). The post is based within a team developing exciting new initiatives and there is considerable scope to develop partnership working and support other nature recovery-based projects in the Dearne Valley and Barnsley areas of the region that are aligned to the Trust’s overall Vision and Objectives.

The successful candidate will have experience environmental project management and delivery experience as well as delivering projects in both urban and rural areas. Experience of working on water environment projects would also be beneficial for this role. The successful candidate will have the ability to work as part of a dynamic, highly achieving team as well has having the initiative and confidence to work on their own.

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To apply: Please submit an up-to-date CV and a covering letter outlining your relevant knowledge, skills and experience relevant to the post, referring to our person specification. Ideally, these documents should be in an editable format, such as Word, so that we can anonymise your documents prior to the short-listing process. Please also complete and submit our Personal Details and EDI monitoring form.

Closing date: 9am Monday 15th August

Interview date: Wednesday 24th August

Please note that applications received after the closing deadline may not be considered.

The Trust regrets that it is unable to give feedback on unsuccessful applications.

We are committed to creating a Movement that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We want our people to flourish, just like nature.

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YWT Company 409650; Charity no. 210807.

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Closing Date: 15/08/2022  Location: Potteric Carr, Doncaster

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