Conservation Advisor

Essex & Suffolk Water
East Hanningfield, Chelmsford
Salary: £22,967 to £28,708 per annum
25 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Conservation Advisor
Hanningfield, Essex
Salary: £22,967 to £28,708 per annum

At Essex & Suffolk Water we live water. And we love our customers. Every day we make sure that 1.8 million Customers in the South East have clean, clear drinking water that tastes great.

Essex & Suffolk Water protects and enhances the environment in delivering its services, leading by example.  The Conservation and Land Management Team are looking for an enthusiastic, ethical, team player to join them. 

As the successful applicant you will help provide advice to the business on Conservation issues and manage the landholding for the benefit of wildlife and people.  You will need to be a great communicator to ensure project managers have the accurate, precise information they need for their projects to be successful.  You will be highly motivated to raise awareness of important conservation issues within the company. 

To be successful in this role, you will need to;

Have experience of practical conservation work
Have an understanding of protected species and habitats
Are able to use MS applications
Have an understanding of contract and budget management
Have organisational skills and are capable of maintaining accurate electronic records

Coaching, training and one to one development to reach your full potential
A great reward package including: 
Competitive Salary 
Generous holiday entitlement
Flexible benefits - building your own package 
Defined contribution pension scheme
Opportunity to work with some great people 

Closing date: 31st August 2017
Interviews held: 13th September 2017