Landscape Partnership Manager
Chalk, Cherries and Chairs Landscape Partnership Scheme
Chilterns Conservation Board, The Lodge, 90 Station Road, Chinnor, OX39 3LZ
£35,000 - £37,500 per annum
Fixed Term Contract to March 2024
Closing date: 5th February 2019
An exciting opportunity to lead delivery of a £2.8m conservation and engagement scheme at the heart of the Chilterns – one of the country’s finest yet most threatened Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Are you an experienced project manager looking for a new challenge? Are you passionate about landscape, heritage, and the natural world? We are looking for a competent, driven project manager to lead delivery of this fresh and dynamic five-year scheme. The Landscape Partnership Manager will be responsible for management of a small staff team, a budget of £2.8m and oversight of the 18 projects making up the scheme. To read more about the scheme and projects involved please click here.
The role will be expected to foster closer partnership working between 70+ partners, track the delivery of a range of outcomes and fulfil the requirements of the Heritage Lottery Fund and other funders.
We’re looking for someone with a proven track record of managing complex projects, who can inspire staff, partners, and volunteers, influence the way organisations work together, grow, and diversify audiences and leave a long-term impact on the ground.
If you have the skills and experience we need, combined with a passion for the Chilterns landscape, its communities, and its heritage, we would love to hear from you.
We will consider requests for flexible hours/some home working.
Click here to download the full job description.
For an informal discussion please contact Kath Daly, Countryside Officer, on 01844 355524.
To apply, please forward your CV and cover letter setting out how you meet the requirements of the role to firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 5pm Tuesday 5th February 2019.
Interviews will take place on 13th February 2019