HARVESTING MANAGER - SOUTH SCOTLAND

Scottish Woodlands Ltd is a leading forestry management company with a long tradition of serving forest owners and investors in Scotland and the rest of the UK. We provide a comprehensive range of forest, estate and land-related services underpinned by our in-depth market experience, knowledge base and commitment to quality. The business is largely employee owned, and this encourages a dedication and commitment to the highest standards of professionalism and customer focus. Our aim is to understand each client’s specific objectives and then to provide a service which is both flexible and personal.

We are seeking enthusiastic, self-motivated individuals 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 Melrose and Castle Douglas Offices, the successful applicants, would be responsible for the company’s growing harvesting activity in these areas and should have both proven 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. You should also be capable of working with Forest Management colleagues on existing client properties and possess excellent communication and organisational ability. As this role involves frequent travel to remote locations, a full current driving licence is essential. You should also hold relevant academic qualifications.

A competitive salary and renumeration 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.

Applications should be made in writing (stating current salary), along with CV. Please confirm the position you are applying for.


Tel: Not specified | E-mail: hr@scottishwoodlands.co.uk
Web: www.scottishwoodlands.co.uk | Closing Date: Friday 20th September 2019

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