Job Opportunity - Head of Project Delivery

The Wessex Chalk Stream and Rivers Trust is seeking to employ a Head of Project Delivery to take on the strategic delivery of a number of river restoration and catchment management programmes in the years to come.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced project manager to take up a pivotal role in further developing and professionalising the Trust. Upcoming – tentative – projects include the rekindling of the Award Winning River Avon Restoration Programme, Heritage Lottery Funded programmes for delivery of capital improvements, projects with local authorities and landowners to tackle flooding and water quality issues through Natural Flood Management and catchment management to improve water quality of Wessex’ chalk rivers.

The successful applicant has to prove to hold the qualifications, experiences and skills as set out in the detailed job description ‘Head of Project Delivery’ (available here ) to demonstrate they are able to take on this role.

To apply, send or preferably email a CV (3 pages maximum) and a cover letter including your motivation and how you match the person specification (1000 words maximum) to the address below by 15 th March 2019, 5pm latest.

Formal interviews are planned for 25 th March and/or 1 st April 2019, make sure you are available on those dates when you apply. For an informal chat on this opportunity, please contact Martijn Antheunisse on 01722 237171 or 07421 017685.


Send applications to:

Ms Lee Bush, ref ‘Job application’

Wessex Chalk Stream & Rivers Trust

Unit 5 Deans Farm Buildings, Philips Lane

Stratford sub Castle, Salisbury, SP1 3YR


Download a detailed description and person specification here.

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