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Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust

Senior Reserves Officer (Livestock)

Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust is the leading local charity working for nature’s recovery. We are supported by over 22,000 members and, with a network of volunteers and local partners, we look after the wild places of Hertfordshire and Middlesex.

We want to inspire people to care about wildlife and to help give it a better future. As part of the national federation of 46 Wildlife Trusts, our influence is far-reaching and we play a vital role in standing up for wildlife.

We are committed to creating a community that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures.

We offer flexible working as well as other benefits such as salary sacrifice schemes. We are based in the attractive setting of Verulamium Park on the outskirts of St Albans.

About the role

£32,678 - £35,613 (SCP 31-34) plus contribution to pension auto-enrolment

37.5 hours per week

We are looking for someone to play an integral role in our Reserves Team, managing projects and leading on livestock management and conservation grazing.

The post holder will have excellent knowledge of practical habitat and species management as well as ecological monitoring techniques. The post holder will have great interpersonal skills and a positive approach to building relationships with stakeholders. You will have strong project management, planning and organisational skills, and be able to use IT effectively to deliver these. We are looking for someone with confidence and experience in managing livestock, and also of undertaking tree safety surveys and site management planning.

You will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail and a passion for what we do.

The deadline for applications is 9am on Tuesday 9 March 2021.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview on Monday 22 March 2021. The format/location of these are to be confirmed in line with Covid-19 Government guidance.

For more information, and to apply, please visit our website -

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