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Project Officer (Natural Capital)

Northumberland National Park Authority is committed to preserving and enhancing the natural beauty and ecological integrity of one of England’s most breath-taking landscapes. Our mission is to protect, conserve, and promote sustainable enjoyment of this unique environment for current and future generations.

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Project Officer to join our team to lead initiatives related to natural capital within Northumberland National Park. As the Project Officer – Natural Capital, you will play a pivotal role in implementing strategies to enhance and safeguard the park’s natural assets, ensuring their resilience and sustainability.

 Role Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level in environmental, ecological, or natural sciences, or in an economics-related or a land management-related discipline, or equivalent level of experience.
  • Strong knowledge of current approaches to natural capital, including frameworks for natural capital accounting.
  • A track record of engaging stakeholders and working with partners in collaborative projects, ideally within the natural environment sector.
  • Experience of natural capital, landscape recovery, nature restoration, or ecological monitoring projects.
  • A desire to learn more about natural capital approaches and develop a specialist source of knowledge within the National Park Authority.

If this role sounds like it’s for you, then we really would like to hear from you.  Please apply using the application form on our website.

The Park Authority is an inclusive organisation, and we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity, relationship status, disability, age and social class. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the post, we will interview you.

For more information, please see our job pack.



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