Lancashire Peatlands Initiative Project Manager

Closing date:
Salary: £26,733.08
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time
Location: Environmental Resource Centre, 499-511 Bury Road, Bolton, BL2 6BH
This post will lead the ambitious and innovative peatlands work of Lancashire Wildlife Trust, funded by Esmee Fairbairn Foundation. Our aim is to drive forward a co-ordinated approach to all of our peatland habitats, raise awareness of their importance, and build in resilience for their future protection through volunteer activity and sustainable funding resources

We are looking for a full time Project Manager to become our inspirational peatland champion with the ability to drive positive change and secure long term sustainability for our peatlands, taking us over the tipping point for its future protection. 

The postholder will promote, manage and ensure sustainability of our peatland habitat work across the Trust’s area including projects that acquire, protect, restore and improve priority lowland raised bogs and upland peatlands, and work with partners across our peatlands to ensure bigger, better and more joined up landscapes.

In return, we offer a friendly and flexible working environment, great opportunities for professional development and the chance to make a positive difference for people and communities across Lancashire and North Merseyside.

Please review the Job Description below before you apply.  

Should you be interested in this position please complete the Application Form and Diversity Monitoring Form and return your application before the closing date stated.

Please return completed Applications by email here.

Closing Date: 24 April 2019

Interviews: 1st or 2nd May 2019