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Head of Landscapes

Rewilding Europe


Posted 2 weeks ago

Join the movement to rewild Europe and lead transformative conservation efforts as the new Head of Landscapes


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Europe - Remote

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Rewilding Europe is at the forefront of transforming the continent by restoring its natural landscapes and biodiversity. With an ambitious 2030 vision, the organization is expanding its operations and seeking a Head of Landscapes to guide and support various rewilding teams across Europe. This is your chance to be part of an innovative team dedicated to making a significant environmental impact.

  • Direct collaboration with at least five rewilding landscape teams.
  • Strategic and operational leadership to advance Rewilding Europe's goals.
  • Regular travel to various European rewilding sites.
  • Master’s degree in conservation, rewilding, wildlife biology, or related fields.
  • Minimum 8 years of field experience in conservation within Europe.
  • Proven success in intercultural communication and international settings.
  • Expertise in fundraising and donor relations.
  • Fluency in English; additional European languages preferred.
  • Submit a motivational letter and CV by 18:00 CET on June 24, 2024.
  • Email applications to [email removed - click apply for more details] with 'Head of Landscapes' as the subject.
  • Address any inquiries to the same email.

Rewilding Europe is an innovative and passionate team working towards making Europe a wilder place. We are experiencing great momentum and are stepping up our operations in the rewilding landscapes, towards ambitious goals for 2030. We are now looking for a new Head of Landscapes to strengthen our Central Team.

The role of the Head of Landscapes is to ensure a strong collaboration with at least five different rewilding landscape teams and empower them to deliver on Rewilding Europe’s strategy, based on strategic plans for these landscapes. The position is both strategic and operational and very result-oriented. The Head of Landscapes reports to the Executive Director and is based in a European country from which regular international travel to the rewilding landscapes is fairly easy.

Job requirements include a Master’s degree in conservation, rewilding, wildlife biology or related fields. At least 8 years of experience in the above fields, in particular with very operational (field) experience in Europe. A track record in successful intercultural communication in an international working environment. Experience and ability to develop fundraising proposals, and manage donor relations. Full proficiency in English, other European languages is strongly preferred.

Rewilding Europe offers competitive salaries, commensurate with background, expertise, level of experience, and country of residence. This position is graded in salary scale 10 with the salary structure of Rewilding Europe ranging from scale 4 to scale 11.

To apply for this position, submit a motivational letter and CV before 24 June 2024 18.00 CET to [email removed - click apply for more details]. Please include Head of Landscapes in the subject line. Any queries regarding this position should also be sent to this email address.


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