SENIOR WOODLAND MANAGER
Location: 7-8 Melbourne House, Corbygate Business Park, Weldon, Northamptonshire, NN17 5JG
We are seeking an experienced Senior Woodland Manager who will play a key role in the continued development of our thriving woodland consultancy services.
The successful applicant will need to be proficient in all aspects of woodland creation and lowland woodland management. Work will include securing new business for the division, preparation of management plans and grant applications for farms and estates, timber sales, the design and implementation of amenity tree planting schemes, often of high value, and all working to agreed budgets. The role will incorporate the management of direct employees and contracted teams, responsibility for Health & Safety within the division and the expectation to assist with managing systems and processes used.
The ideal candidate must enjoy meeting new and existing clients to build on Nicholsons Lockhart Garratt’s strong position in the market. The role requires a self-motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills, a practical approach and innovative thinking to respond to today’s dynamic forestry industry. Also required are a minimum of five years’ relevant experience in forestry, countryside or land management, together with a degree in forestry. However, candidates with alternative qualifications will be considered if suitably experienced. Continual professional development is encouraged and supported through your work with us. A full clean UK driving licence is required.
The contract would be for full-time work whereby core hours are 8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday, with training where necessary.