Logo: RSPB


Agricultural Advice Project Manager

Location: RSPB UKHQ - Sandy
Salary: £27,574.00 - £30,590.00 Per Annum
Benefits: Pension, Life Assurance and Annual Leave

This role is for a 13-month full-time post. Part-time work as part of a job share will be considered.

Passionate about nature-friendly farming? We currently have an exciting opportunity for someone to manage the Farm Wildlife Partnership of wildlife NGOs, and farming communications to promote and guide nature-friendly farming in the UK.

We are looking for an experienced project manager and effective communicator to implement a new strategy to support nature-friendly farmers with advice and knowledge-sharing opportunities.

You will be responsible for the following work areas:

  • Manage the Farm Wildlife Partnership of wildlife NGOs through monthly meetings to deliver the strategic outcomes and report progress through quarterly highlight reports to the partnership stakeholders.
  • Coordinate and compile content for the quarterly RSPB Farming e-newsletter and work to the schedule set by the RSPB Comms team.
  • Plan a calendar of content for the Farm Wildlife twitter account and coordinate daily coverage with the team who host it on a weekly schedule.
  • Plan the theme, main activity, key messages and staff rota for the RSPB attendance at Groundswell 2022 (June 2022) and conduct a post-event review.
  • Develop and share internal communications to ensure that the role of the Farm Wildlife Partnership is recognised within the partner organisations.
  • Ensure that new content, and in particular farmer case studies are regularly posted on the Farm Wildlife website to keep the website live.

We are looking for a passionate and driven individual, with the following skills and experience:

  • Able to effectively manage projects and work with volunteers.
  • Able to coordinate the work with partner organisations to achieve an agreed work plan.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and work efficiently within a defined work plan. This necessitates the ability to plan and organise their own work.
  • Has the skill to work under pressure to meet project deadlines.
  • Competent IT user e.g. MS packages, Outlook etc.
  • An ability to produce clear written communications.
  • Proven time management and organisational skills.
  • Experience of successfully managing projects.
  • Experience of working in partnership with other organisations.

Closing date: 23:56, 24 September 2021

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Closing Date: 24/09/2021  Location: Sandy

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