Forest Manager

9 October 2019

Tilhill Forestry

Based: Central Borders District, Jedburgh Office

Tilhill Forestry, the UK’s leading forestry management company has an exciting opportunity for you to be a key member of our Central Borders forestry team in the role of Forest Manager.

In this role you will be responsible for delivering a professional high-quality woodland management service whilst helping to develop our forest management portfolio together with other on-going forestry related opportunities. The role also includes building sound client relationships and, day to day, the preparation of client estimates, production of reports, implementation and control of work programmes and grant applications.

Ideally, we are looking for the following skills and experience:

  • Relevant academic qualifications.
  • Strong commercial acumen and at least 3 years’ operational experience.
  • Strong client relationship management skills.
  • Good knowledge of the UK Forestry Standard and UKWAS.
  • Professional membership of the Institute of Chartered Foresters or another relevant professional body is desirable.

Alongside these attributes, candidates need to be highly motivated, driven, enthusiastic, reliable and adaptable.

In return, we offer an attractive salary and benefits package, the opportunity of being part of a talented and well-motivated team, together with first class opportunities for both personal and career development in a truly national and integrated company.

To apply, email your CV and CV supplementary form, which you can download from our website, clearly stating the position you are applying for, to:

Closing Date: 1st November 2019

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