Vacancy – Healthy Rivers Trust Director
Fixed term to end March 2018 (end of Phase 1 Life IP) with intention to extend
Rivers Trust Grade 7 (Director) £51,508 – £68,327 pa Pro Rata
Part-time open to negotiation
Manchester / NW England
An exceptional opportunity has arisen to develop and grow the Healthy Rivers Trust; the newly-formed rivers trust for the Mersey Basin. The Trust, which builds upon the achievements of the pioneering Mersey Basin Campaign, is host for three catchments in Defra’s catchment-based approach and is committed to delivering innovative projects as part of the new Life IP project based around the North West River Basin Management Plan.
We are seeking to recruit an inspiring and experienced manager who can lead and manage the Trust, developing new income streams and activities, delivering catchment management projects and promoting a strategic view of water management across the entire Mersey river basin. The successful applicant will be someone who thrives on partnership working and thinks creatively about water issues.
Proposals for secondments from member rivers trusts and partner organisations are welcome.
For more information and a full job description please refer to www.theriverstrust.org/jobs
Closing date 27th August 2016 with interviews expected week beginning 5th September. Please apply with RT application form, CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and use this email address for any questions or correspondence.
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