Halton Borough Council are working with the Mersey Gateway Environment Trust (MGET) to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Chief Executive to join the team at the MGET.
The MGET is an external and independent charitable trust set up in 2010 to monitor, promote the conservation, protect, and improve the environment across a 1,600ha area of the Upper Mersey Estuary running all the way from the existing Silver Jubilee Bridge, to the new Mersey Gateway Bridge and upriver as far as Warrington.
The Chief Executive role provides an excellent opportunity to lead and manage all aspects of the MGET business plan required to progress the MGET project through the operation and management stages. Your role as Chief Executive would be to ensure the smooth running and development of the organisation and to lead the implementation of activity that will further the aims of the Trust.
You will be educated to degree level in the environmental sector; or possess equivalent experience within a local authority or organisation of comparable activity.
With project management experience, you will have the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of key stake holders to ensure successful delivery. You will have experience of fund raising and the ability to deliver successful environmental and biodiversity campaigns on time and to budget.
In addition you will have the ability to deliver project goals and the capability to project the MGET vision and ability to see the “bigger picture” identifying broad opportunities.
For more information regarding the Vision and AIMs of the Mersey Gateway Environmental Trust, please visit our website http://www.mget.org.uk/
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 17th November 2021.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact David Colbourne on 0151 511 8532.
How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs. Please fully complete the on-line application form.