Nature Recovery Officer

Norfolk County Council

Job Identification: 3912
Working Hours: 37
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract

Are you passionate about nature conservation and want to be part of making a real difference on
the ground? We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic professional, with practical habitat
management experience, to help create bigger, better, and more joined-up space for nature.

This new role will support the protection and enhancement of a highly designated landscape,
which includes The Wash & North Norfolk Marine Protected Area (MPA) network and the Norfolk
Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Working in a small, but skilled and hardworking team, you will be responsible for the
day-to-day delivery of local and landscape-scale nature recovery initiatives, which support
habitat and ecosystem conservation, restoration and enhancement around The Wash and Norfolk
coast. You will work with a diverse range of stakeholders to co-develop a Local Nature Recovery
Plan and Strategy for the region, and you will seek to inspire active engagement with nature
recovery amongst our communities.

So, if you are passionate about nature recovery, possess the vision, skills and experience
required, and wish to join a friendly team that strives to make a difference, then we would
love to hear from you!

We offer flexible working patterns and locations, with the opportunity to be based at offices
in Norwich or Holt, as well as home working. We want to see our employees thrive – offering
training and professional development, creating a positive work environment and a strong team
ethic that focuses on delivering a high level of service.

We offer a competitive salary, ranging from £30,151 – £32,020 (dependent on experience), with a
pension scheme and additional rewards and benefits. This role is a fixed-term, full-time
position (37 hours per week), offered for two years.

The post-holder must hold a full driving licence and be confident and comfortable traveling to
locations in both Norfolk and Lincolnshire, as required.

Before you apply please see the full job description and person specification in the below link
– this will help you to shape your application to demonstrate how you meet the criteria for the

Closing date: 10 October 2023, 11:59 PM

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