Penstock Hall Farm, Canterbury Road, Brabourne, Kent, TN25 5LL

Recruiting NOW! – Stakeholder Dialogue Project Co-ordinator – Closing Soon

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Recruiting NOW! – Stakeholder Dialogue Project Co-ordinator – Closing Soon

Do you have experience working with the environment?
Are you passionate about community engagement and empowerment?
Would you like to work in an incredibly varied, challenging and rewarding role?
We have a great opportunity to join a friendly, award-winning environmental consultancy as a Stakeholder Dialogue Project Co-ordinator.

Dialogue Matters is a small, informal, and friendly company looking for special people to help us achieve more for nature, climate, and people. We design and facilitate Stakeholder Dialogues, and train people in the same award-winning skills. Our workshops, training, and research involve people in person and online. We work in the UK and abroad, with local, regional and international organisations. Once employed, the right candidates will develop skills and responsibility enabling them to progress.

What you’ll do

Ensure projects are well run, taking responsibility for the organisation and behind the scenes support of dialogue processes and training, online and in person
Liaise effectively with all contacts to ensure projects are delivered to a high standard
Draft project documents
Draft tenders and quotes
Carry out desk top research
Support delivery of workshops, research, and training
Organise documents and files
Other tasks as required to help the general running of business
Occasional work and travel, and maybe even overnight stays, outside of agreed working hours

You’ll bring

A teaming and collaborative approach
The ability to figure things out and get things done, whether working from home or in office
Great spoken, written, and non-verbal communication
Solid IT skills, and familiarity with common programs (e.g. MS Office, Zoom)
Organisational skills to succeed at multiple projects and tasks
Understanding of the important role stakeholder participation plays in decisions around nature, climate, and people
Willingness to learn and apply facilitation and participation skills and techniques, and/or experience of the same
Space and tech to be able to work effectively from home as required (solid broadband a must!)
An environmental or similar degree, or A-Levels plus training and experience
Knowledge about environmental policy, organisations, and interests
A clean driving licence and own transport

We’ll provide

A salary £19k – £23.5k p.a. (experience dependent)
Some flex over standard working hours 08:00-18:00 Mon-Fri (37.5 hrs in total)
28 days annual leave (incl. Public Holidays)
Pension scheme
Structured and self-guided learning, as well as learning ‘on the job’
Friendly work environment and an office dog (when you’re in our rural office near Wye in Kent)

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to admin@dialoguematters.co.uk by 23rd May 2022 at 17:00. Please clearly outline in the covering letter how you qualify for the role.

Only complete applications will be considered.

Interviews will be conducted w/b 6th June 2022.