Harvesting Manager - South Scotland

11 June 2018

Scottish Woodlands - South Scotland

Scottish Woodlands provides a comprehensive range of both traditional and evolving forest and land related services, underpinned by our unique staff ownership structure, in-depth market experience, knowledge base and commitment

We are seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual with relevant harvesting and marketing experience to join our existing team in South Scotland. The key duties would involve working closely with our existing clients and customers and development of new business.

Based from our Newtown St. Boswells Office, the successful applicant, would be responsible for the company’s growing harvesting activity in this area and should have both operational experience and a good working knowledge of harvesting processes.

An in depth understanding of timber marketing, standing sale assessment, site planning, harvesting systems and working with contractors is essential. Candidates should also be capable of working with Forest Management colleagues on existing client properties and possess excellent communication and organisational ability.

Applicants should have relevant academic qualifications and a current driving licence. A competitive salary and remuneration package is on offer to the right individual Scottish Woodlands has a unique employee equity structure and the successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of working for a leading Forestry company which offers good job satisfaction and career support. 

Scottish Woodlands offers an attractive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience. This includes pension, life assurance, private healthcare, company vehicle and the opportunity for equity participation. The company has a unique structure and is 80% owned by staff. Applications should be made in writing (stating current salary), along with CV. Please confirm the position you are applying for.

Please email: hr@scottishwoodlands.co.uk

Closing date: 27th June 2018