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Finance Manager

We are looking for a driven individual who has the expertise, flexibility and motivation to manage the financial systems within a rapidly growing conservation charity.  The successful applicant will be responsible for the ongoing development, implementation and adaptation of robust and transparent financial management practices. This diverse and interesting role calls for both collaborative working with team members across the whole organisation, as well as independent decision making, to ensure the enduring success of our financial systems.      

The successful applicant will be an accounting professional, with experience working within a similar role, preferably within the third sector, who has a sound understanding of financial legislation in respect of charities. This post will suit an individual looking for a challenge where they can use their experience, resourcefulness and initiative to develop financial solutions and encourage individuals to continually meet high standards. This role would suit a team player looking to join a small, growing organisation, with the enthusiasm to contribute to achieving a common goal.

Salary: E (£30,541 - £34,554)

Location: Findhorn, Moray

Hours: Full time (35 hours per week)

Contract: Permanent 

To apply, please download our Application Pack (below).

Completed applications should be returned to jobs@treesforlife.org.uk or Trees for Life, The Park, Findhorn Bay, Forres, IV36 3TH by midnight on Thursday 13th January. Interviews will be held at our Findhorn office on Friday 20th January.

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Conservation Week Coordinator

The Conservation Week programme is the backbone of Trees for Life’s overall strategy to restore the Caledonian Forest in the Highlands of Scotland. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual to join our team at Findhorn to organise and oversee this essential area of our work. The postholder will be responsible for the coordination and management of our Conservation Weeks group leaders, as well as the delivery of high quality conservation work, whilst ensuring our dedicated volunteers get the most out of their time with us.  

The successful candidate will be experienced in land management and volunteer coordination, with an aptitude for logistical planning and problem solving. This post will suit an excellent communicator, who enjoys working with people and who has the enthusiasm to inspire and motivate others and build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders. This unique opportunity is open to someone who is comfortable both in the office environment and out in the field, who wants to make a real difference by working for Scotland’s leading conservation volunteering charity. 

Salary: D (£23,858 - £26,993)

Location: Findhorn, Moray

Hours: Full time (35 hours per week)

Contract: Permanent 

To apply, please download our Application Pack (below).

Completed applications should be returned to jobs@treesforlife.org.uk or Trees for Life, The Park, Findhorn Bay, Forres, IV36 3TH by midnight on Thursday 7th December. Interviews will be held at our Findhorn office on Monday 19th December.

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Marketing & Communications Officer

We are looking for a skilled individual who has the drive, enthusiasm and experience to plan and deliver our external marketing and communications to a growing and varied target audience.  The aim of this exciting role is to inspire interest in and generate support for the vision and work of Trees for Life. The postholder will be responsible for generating content from across the whole organisation, developing and implementing multi-media marketing campaigns, including digital, print and press.

The successful candidate will ideally be educated to degree level, with experience working within a similar role, preferably within the environmental or third sector.  Trees for Life is looking for an excellent communicator, with the skills, creativity and motivation to enhance supporter engagement and extend our reach. This role will suit an individual who is solutions focused and highly organised, who enjoys working as part of a team and taking ownership for achieving business and personal objectives. This exciting opportunity is open to the experienced, multidisciplinary marketer, looking for a challenge and to make a difference by working for an award winning and growing conservation charity.

Salary: C (£21,087 - £23,858)

Location: Findhorn, Moray

Hours: Full time (35 hours per week)

Contract: Permanent 

To apply, please download our Application Pack (below).

Completed applications should be returned to jobs@treesforlife.org.uk or Trees for Life, The Park, Findhorn Bay, Forres, IV36 3TH by midnight on Monday 5th December. Interviews will be held at our Findhorn office on Monday 12th December.

Role Profile download

Person Specification download

Application Form download

Equal Opportunities form

 

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