Farming in Protected Landscapes Officer

£27,344 to £29,439 per annum

Yare House, Norwich and home-working
37 hours per weekFull-timePermanent

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual to join the Strategic Services Directorate as our Farming in Protected Landscapes Officer. This role will see you continue the implementation of the successful programme - Farming in Protected Landscapes (FiPL). Created by Defra as part of the Agricultural Transition Plan, FiPL helps farmers, land managers and others to deliver projects in the Protected Landscape under the themes of climate, nature, people and place.

You’ll need to have experience in project management, including finance and reporting. You will be working in partnership, including with farmers and land managers, with good knowledge in one or more of the following: land management; farm advice; conservation; collaborative project development; familiarity with agri-environment schemes. The role will be based at our office in Norwich, with flexibility for home working.

If you would prefer an application pack to be sent to you please contact 01603 610734.

Application forms should be emailed when completed to or sent by post to Broads Authority, Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY, to arrive not later than 12pm Thursday 01 June 2023. 

Interviews will be held in Norwich on Monday 12 June 2023.

If you would like to discuss this post prior to submitting an application please contact Hannah Norman, Catchment and Farming Officer, by email or Human Resources, on 01603 610734.

Please note we require a completed application form and will not accept stand alone CVs.

Applicants requiring acknowledgement of their postal application must enclose a stamped addressed envelope.