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Head of Natural Capital

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    Rural Professionals

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    George Mallender

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

Are you ready to lead the charge in a movement that marries business acumen with environmental stewardship? Our client is seeking a visionary to helm our Natural Capital division in England, championing a more sustainable future for our lands. As the Head of Natural Capital, England, you'll be at the forefront of innovation, collaborating with diverse teams, and driving change in the world of conservation and sustainable agriculture. If you're passionate about preserving our natural heritage while making a tangible impact, read on!

With a highly attractive bespoke package formulated to you, given the bespoke nature of the role, plus all the wider benefits you would want and expect of a leader in the industry.

Your Mission:

As the Head of Natural Capital, England, you will be the vanguard of a brighter future. Your responsibilities include:

  • Visionary Project Pursuit: Identifying and chasing opportunities for groundbreaking natural capital initiatives such as rewilding, large-scale conservation, biodiversity enrichment, carbon sequestration, and sustainable agriculture. You'll be a game-changer in the world of environmental solutions.
  • Relationship Alchemist: Cultivating and managing relationships with landowners, investors, funders, regulators, NGOs, and other stakeholders invested in pioneering natural capital projects. You'll be the bridge that connects passion with purpose.
  • Sustainable Guidance: Providing expert investment and asset management counsel to internal teams and investors across England. Your wisdom will pave the way for more sustainable choices, ensuring both ecological and financial growth.
  • Project Maestro: Taking the helm in the planning, execution, and oversight of natural capital projects, from inception to triumphant completion. Quality, compliance, and value for money will be your guiding stars.
  • Building a Dream Team: Establishing and nurturing an internal network of colleagues passionate about natural capital, who will stand with you to elevate our natural capital services.
  • Ambassador of Change: Representing the company at external gatherings and forums, where you'll champion our expertise and services in the realm of natural capital. Your voice will be the catalyst for transformation.

Your Toolbox:

To conquer this role, you'll need:

  • Educational Prowess: A degree or equivalent qualification in environmental science, ecology, natural resource management, forestry, agriculture, REALM, or a related field.
  • Experience: Ideally, you'll have a track record in natural capital project development and delivery, preferably in the UK context.
  • Natural Capital Mastery: A deep understanding of natural capital concepts, principles, methods, and tools, including valuation, accounting, and reporting.
  • Communication Wizardry: Outstanding communication, negotiation, and influencing skills. You're a master of building trust and rapport with diverse internal and external stakeholders.
  • Eco-Passion: A genuine commitment to nature conservation and environmental sustainability.
  • Stage Presence: The confidence to speak to audiences big and small, rallying them behind the banner of change.

Are you ready to take your career to new heights, leading the charge towards a more sustainable future? Join us in reshaping the world with the power of Natural Capital.

Call me George Mallender on 01780 480530 or email me