Timber Transport Project Officer

13 October 2020

Salary £42,000

Edinburgh, but other locations will be considered.

The Timber Transport Forum is a partnership organisation involving the forestry and timber industries and local authorities to develop sustainable solutions for transporting Britain’s growing timber harvest from forest to processor addressing the limitations of our rural road network.

The Forum is looking for a project officer to deliver our business plan and to provide support to the Regional Timber Transport Groups across Britain. The officer will also provide support to Scottish Forestry in delivering the Strategic Timber Transport Scheme in Scotland.

The officer will be employed on behalf of the Forum by The Confederation of Forest Industries (Confor).

You will be a strong, team player with the proven ability to think strategically.  The post will be based in Edinburgh and involve travel throughout the UK. Flexibility in location may be considered.

Professional membership of the Institute of Chartered Foresters or another relevant professional body is desirable

Application: Please refer to the job description, complete an application form and send, together with a CV and covering letter, to info@confor.org.uk

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Closing date for applications EXTENDED to 7th December 2020