We’re looking for an experienced Project Officer to join our small, friendly team
About the Role
The North Wessex Downs AONB is the 3rd largest in the country covering over 1,700 sq. kms
Working as part a small team and with the Senior Project Development & Funding Officer you will contribute or lead on funding bids to external funders, both commercial sponsors and others.
You will deliver projects in support of the Management Plan and associated strategies, plans and guidance. Additionally, you will manage specific grants or other funding, ensuring compliance with grant conditions and report to funders as required.
We will look to you to plan, organise and run events and presentations to a wide variety of stakeholders as part of project and bid development and project delivery and to raise the profile of the North Wessex Downs.
As a Project Officer, you will work well as part of a small team with experience of partnership working and managing environmental projects. The successful candidate must be organised, motivated, able to organise tasks and manage competing demands with limited supervision and to deadlines. A creative thinker, you will be able to identify innovative ways of delivering objectives.
You must have excellent communication skills and can present information to a wide range of audiences.