Project Manager (18 month fixed term contract)
Location: Sussex (home based and
Salary: £35- 40k depending on experience
Closing Date: 15th October 2018
Interview: Week Commencing 29th October 2018
Harris Hill are delighted to be working with the The Sussex Wildlife Trust to help them recruit a Project Manager.
The Sussex Wildlife Trust is a conservation charity for everyone who cares about nature in Sussex. We focus on protecting the wonderfully rich natural life that is found across our towns, countryside and coast. By working alongside local people we create opportunities for us all to connect with nature and for nature to thrive in even the most unlikely places. Together we can make sure that future generations living in Sussex will be able to enjoy the sense of wonder and well-being that nature offers.
We are looking for a Project Manager to be responsible for oversight of the build, opening and initial efficient operations of a new and sustainable Discovery Centre for Rye Harbour Nature Reserve. The post holder will also be responsible for integrating effective project management and monitoring systems within the wider organization and supporting the CEO with other site and building focused projects as required.
The successful candidate will have:
- a proven track record of managing successful programme and project delivery to desired outcomes and agreed quality, time and cost limits;
- an understanding of fund raising and partnership working and
- ability to build and maintain constructive relationships with internal and external stakeholders, based in multiple locations in the county, through complex situations, in order to achieve results.
The job holder will work from home and our offices based at: Rye Harbour and Woods Mill, Henfield.
This role offers flexible working, 24 days annual leave, access to an Employee Assistance Scheme and the opportunity to help the Sussex Wildlife Trust make a real difference to local wildlife.