Senior Forestry Consultant

Salary and benefits

Commensurate with experience

Post

Full-time, permanent with flexible working patterns

Location

Perthsire or Stirlingshire

Closing date

4 April 2021

Background

Our generation has the opportunity to do something different. To reverse species and habitat loss, halt our warming climate and reconnect ourselves with nature. By providing innovative and holistic forestry management, our team aims at changing the industry, the landscape and the connection between nature and society. We offer purpose-driven forestry solutions that integrate technical expertise, inspiration and the sheer pleasure that comes from taking a deep breath of fresh, forest air. We aspire to become a fully certified B-Corp demonstrating our commitment as a business to be a force for good in the world.

Opportunity

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced forestry professional to join our expanding team and help shape the formation of our business. This senior role will be focused on providing leadership to a team of foresters to oversee the delivery of a rapidly growing and diverse portfolio of woodland creation and forest management projects, shaped by our distinctive core values. The successful applicant will have the appetite to be part of an innovative and dynamic growing business and be deeply committed to their profession with a hunger for continual learning and development.

Key qualities
  • Demonstrable background in, and passion for, Sustainable Forest Management.
  • Be (or be working towards becoming) a professional member of the Institute of Chartered Foresters and have at least 5 years post-qualification experience in forestry.
  • Connect deeply with the work and core values of TreeStory Ltd, including a strong commitment to environmental stewardship and good silvicultural practice, as well as the concepts promoted by the B-Corp movement of ‘business as a force for good.’
  • Possess the determination, hard-work and drive required to be part of a dynamic and growing business.
  • Commitment for continual growth as a professional and desire to push the boundaries of current knowledge and understanding.
  • A basic understanding of the growing market in carbon sequestration and natural capital would be an advantage, as would an understanding of the woodland and land investment market.
  • A full UK driving license is essential.
How to apply

To apply please send a CV and cover letter to the e-mail below, telling us what excites you about this opportunity and what you feel you could bring to the role.

Contact

Gordon Brown | Managing Director

0131 6000313 | [email protected]

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