Who we are
Trees for Cities is an independent charity that engages local people to plant and protect trees in towns and cities worldwide. We are the only charity working internationally to improve lives by planting urban trees. We cultivate lasting change in urban neighbourhoods and revitalise forgotten spaces, creating healthy, leafy, liveable cities. In recognition of our impact, Trees for Cities is the first environmental organisation to have been awarded social value management certificate in the UK.
Who we're looking for
We seek a highly-motivated and confident individual to join our Development Team. Reporting to
the Development Director / Deputy Chief Executive, you will be responsible for developing and
managing an ambitious urban forest programme, driving growth into new towns and cities across
the UK and forming new stakeholder partnerships.
This is a permanent role for a well-connected, solution-focused individual to build upon our strong track record of planting and establishing urban trees. It is an opportunity to work closely with senior management to develop new projects and partnerships and to grow the UK urban forest programme in line with our developing new strategy.
We seek someone with proven experience in forging new partnerships, fundraising, strategic planning and managing environmental projects; a passion for urban trees and healthy cities, together with strong organisational, inter-personal and communication skills.
This is a full-time position based in Kennington, London SE11.
HOW TO APPLY
Click here to view full job description. Download and complete the application form and submit by email to jobs(at)treesforcities(dot)org with the subject heading ‘Development Manager: UK Urban Forest Programme’.
If you are selected for interview you will normally be contacted within two weeks of the closing date. If you do not hear from us within this period then you should assume that, unfortunately, on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.
Trees for Cities is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No: 1032154.
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