Senior Sustainable Development Officer - Biodiversity - Tenders Global

Senior Sustainable Development Officer – Biodiversity

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

The Sustainable Development Team seeks a knowledgeable and passionate individual to help
protect and enhance East Riding of Yorkshire’s unique natural environment. 

Duties include supporting the development and delivery of corporate policy and guidance to
ensure that the council remains compliant with current and emerging environmental legislation.

You will also work with communities, businesses and corporate and external partners to address
key opportunities and threats related to the natural environment and biodiversity of the East
Riding of Yorkshire, including natural capital and invasive non-native species. 

You should be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant subject and have a thorough
understanding of legislation, guidance and best practice associated with biodiversity and the
natural environment.

Based at County Hall, Beverley for 18.5 hours per week (you will be required to work closely
with your job share partner). There is also a requirement to travel inside and outside of East
Riding of Yorkshire on occasions.

PAY & REWARDS The council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its
ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in
place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of council services which
meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change
following the outcome of this review. 

For an informal discussion please contact Jeremy Pickles, email [email protected] 

Application pack available at 

Advert No: ECON000443

Closing Date: 6 November 2022 

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