Job vacancy: Forestry and Woodland Advisor

The CLA is the membership organisation for owners of land, property and businesses in rural England and Wales. Our in-house professional policy and advisory team offers members independent and impartial advice and develops and influences policy through working with government officials and parliamentary lobbying.

We are looking for a part-time Forestry and Woodland Advisor to carry forward policy and lobbying work and to advise members on issues relating to forestry and woodland from the point of view of land management and ownership. This is an exciting time to be involved in policy development with an opportunity to influence and shape the future of the sector.

The candidate, preferably a graduate or Rural Chartered Surveyor, will have some years of experience in the forestry and woodland sector and knowledge of current relevant policy and land management issues. Candidates will have good analytical capability, excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and IT skills. CLA policy advisers have interesting and stimulating jobs, representing CLA on stakeholder groups and meetings with government officials at all level, as well as working directly with members.

This is a part-time position based mostly at the CLA offices in London, but other options may be considered. Competitive salary.
Please apply by email, explaining how you meet the criteria for the position, together with your CV to: to arrive no later than 10th December 2018

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Closing date

10th December 2018

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