Location: Scotland
Working hours: Monday – Friday / 38.75 hours per week
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum (DOE) + Bonus + Company Car

As the largest integrated forestry business in the UK, and a member of Binderholz – Europe’s leading timber processing operation – BSW Group is a rapidly developing multi-site business, with a turnover in excess of £650m and operations spanning forestry, sawmilling, timber manufacturing and energy.

Tilhill has, over the last 70+ years, planted more than 1 billion trees and, as a private company, has the greatest number of professionally qualified managers. We specialise in woodland creation and management, timber harvesting and buying, and landscaping. We strive at all times to provide an unrivalled service to our clients and customers.

The advert of the Natural Capital Agenda in Scotland has created demand from Tilhill clients for investments in land which deliver natural capital outcomes. With this, Tilhill have an innovative new position for a professional with ideas for development of new services in the fields of natural capital focused valuations, property appraisals and consultancy.

Some responsibilities of a Nature Capital Investment Surveyor include:

• Valuations, advisory services, and consultancy advice reporting.
• Woodland carbon and natural capital.
• Delivering advisory services, including on-site surveying for forestry, land, and farms.
• Liaising with clients seeking to acquire or sell the assets, as well as cultivating potential clients and their intermediaries seeking to service their investments requirements.
• Providing leadership within the Forestry Investment team on natural capital matters and acting as an internal advocate for natural capital matters.

About you

Already an experienced professional within natural capital, rural surveying, or senior forestry management, with prior experience in the land-based sector, you have strong commercial acumen and operational experience. With strong relationship management skills, you’re able to build and maintain exceptional rapport with Tilhill clients. In addition to this, you’ll have:

• Degree or Diploma in a Natural Capital, Forestry, Land Management and/or Investment related subject(s).
• Sound knowledge and proven experience of the UK land market and evaluations.
• Analytical and innovative approach.
• Professional membership of the Institute of Chartered Foresters &/or a RICS Registered Valuer, or other relevant professional accreditation, such as CFA or CAIA.
• Full driving licence.


In return, you can look forward to developing a long-term career with one of the industry’s leading employers. In addition to the competitive salary and company car, this position also includes excellent benefits such as:

• Company provided health plan and life assurance policy.
• Company sick pay, enhanced with length of service.
• Company pension, with up to 10% company contributions.
• 31 days (inclusive of bank holidays) holiday entitlement, enhanced with length of service.
• Funded learning and career development opportunities.
• Discounted rate on a range of BSW products.
• Employee benefits portal with access to exclusive deals and discounts on 100s of high street brands, utilities, eating out and more!
• Confidential 24/7 support with Wellbeing Hub.
• Cycle to Work scheme.


To apply, please visit our careers page at www.tilhill.com/careers/ and apply online.

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Tilhill is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Tel: Not Specified | E-mail: careers@tilhill.com
Web: www.tilhill.com | Closing Date:Monday 25th July 2022

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