We are looking for a Land Management & Estates Adviser who is motivated by achieving results on the ground for the rural land and property sector to work predominantly within our Land Use Team, but also our Estates Team. In this role you will develop strong relationships with managers of private and public land and property, providing practical and viable land management advice and facilitating a joined-up approach to the provision and management of commercial activities on land and water in the National Park, including recreation.
Job title: Land Management Adviser
Contract: 2 Years Fixed Term
Salary: £28,203 – £33,950 per annum (Band D)
Working hours: 30 hours/4 days per week
Location: Based at National Park Headquarters, Balloch
You will have experience in and specialist knowledge of land management, conservation and/or rural business, and the ability to develop constructive relationships with land managers, landlords and tenants, as well as other key partners in order to develop and deliver integrated land and property management which achieves best value. This role would suit a Rural Practice Surveyor with varied experience including business development and diversification.
We are looking for someone who has the ability to demonstrate sound independent judgement and understand how to approach, advise and influence stakeholders and senior staff. You will be confident, credible, proactive and creative when driving quality improvement and good practice within your area of responsibility.
Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park is more than just an idyllic place to work, the Park Authority is one of the UK’s Top 100 best not for profit companies to work for. Our Balloch headquarters is within easy reach of both Glasgow and Stirling, with a train station nearby, a Cycle to Work scheme, car-sharing opportunities with other staff members and ample car parking onsite.
So, if you want the chance to work on some fantastic projects for an ambitious and nimble organisation that is focused on protecting and enhancing this National Park then download the job description and application forms.
The closing date for applications is Thursday 29th September 2016 at 12pm.