Vacancy: TVERC Director

Would you like to lead the team of ecologists and information specialists who run Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre (TVERC)?

We are looking to appoint a new Director with an entrepreneurial and business mindset who can demonstrate success in in running a dynamic, data-focused organisation.

You must have strong financial and people management skills; experience of working with partners and customers from the public, private and academic sectors and understand how to generate and maintain the support of volunteers and the wider conservation sector.

You will have the ability to plan and deliver projects; to provide a lead for TVERC staff and demonstrate a high level of professionalism. You will be able to demonstrate an ability to identify and respond effectively to new opportunities to use data in the natural environment sector. You will also have a good knowledge of GIS and IT systems.

Experience of having worked in a local authority context will be an advantage as TVERC is currently hosted by Oxfordshire County Council. The Director reports to a Steering Group including local authority, statutory agency and private sector representatives.

For the full job description and in order to apply click here.

Interviews are expected to be held online, in early September, data to be confirmed.

For further information or an informal discussion about the role please contact Nick Mottram, Environment Strategy Manager, nick.mottram@oxfordshire.gov.uk (unavailable between 20th- 24th July)

Posted: July 9, 2020