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Head of Operations 

Location Home-based/Belfast office 
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary  £38-40,000 
Contract Permanent, subject to funding

The Head of Operations will manage the operations of Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful’s three strategic themes of Climate Action, Biodiversity Recovery and Waste and Pollution Solutions and the education, engagement, certifications, and local environmental quality portfolios. The post-holder will additionally support the communications and business development functions to successfully grow the organisation’s programmes to a scale that enables significant pro-environmental behaviour change. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful is currently piloting a four day working week, on full salary.  

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Environmental Hub Project Manager 

Location Home-based/Belfast office 
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary  £30,000
Contract Potential to March 2025, subject to funding 
The Environmental Hub Project Manager will lead on the development of a ‘one stop’ hub for environmental education and action in NI, a key recommendation identified in the Strategy & Action Plan. The Environmental Action for Resilience, Transformation & Health (EARTH) Hub will be a new and dedicated online platform for organisations delivering, and seeking to provide opportunities for environmental education, environmental action, and skills development to various sectors of society. The Hub will have a multi-sectoral reach and impact, enabling more collaborative working and connectedness on environmental these activities across Northern Ireland. As this is a collaborative project, with sectoral wide reach and impact, the Environmental Hub Project Manager will be expected to work closely with the ESDF Officer, employed by NIEL. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful is currently piloting a four day working week, on full salary. 
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Field/Outreach Officer (Multiple roles, start date flexible)  

Location Field based 
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary  £23,000 (to be reviewed upon successful completion of 6 month probation period) 
Contract Permanent, subject to funding 

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful’s Field Officers (FO) play a key role in achieving this; the roles span the breadth of our programmes and certifications, with no two days the same. The FOs work with and support a range of stakeholders, from teachers and community leaders, to national beach operators. Engaging them in positive environmental behaviour. The role will involve workshops, training and programme  delivery into settings, such as, schools, youth and community groups, and will involve undertaking environmental assessments and surveys in a range of locations including beaches, streets, schools, parks and businesses. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful is currently piloting a four day working week, on full salary.  

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Eco-Communities Project Manager

Location Home based/Belfast office
Hours per week: 30-37.5
Salary : £30,000 (based on full time hours) 
Contract Temporary to 31st March 2023, with continuation subject to funding 

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding dynamic individual to enthusiastically drive the development of this exciting new initiative. We have secured funding to scope out and pilot a new way of managing and coordinating environmental  projects in Northern Ireland. It will build consensus and synergies with local groups and organisations, supporting growth of stronger community cohesion, developing resilience and self-efficacy in communities. This new programme will help prepare communities to mitigate and adapt to local and global environmental issues. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful is currently piloting a four day week, on full salary. 

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Eco-Communities Project Officer 

Location Field based
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary  £23,000 (to be reviewed upon successful completion of 6 month probation period) 
Contract Temporary to 31st March 2023, with continuation subject to funding 

This person will work with and support a range of stakeholders, from teachers and community leaders, to local government and other environmental NGOs, engaging them in piloting a new environmental programme, Eco-Communities. The role will involve assisting the project manager in consultations and workshops to better understand the environmental support needs of communities. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful is currently piloting a four day week, on full salary. 

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Environmental Leadership and Awards Programme Manager

Location Home based/Belfast Office 
Hours per week: 30-37.5
Salary  £30,000 (based on full time hours) 
Contract Temporary to 31st March 2023, with continuation subject to funding 

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic individual to enthusiastically drive the development of this exciting new initiative. We have secured funding to pilot a Northern Ireland version of the international 30 Under 30 programme operated by the North American Association for Environmental Education. This new programme will prepare young people, early in their careers, to make more informed decisions that will positively affect our local environment. 

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Local Environmental Quality Coordinator 

Location Home based/Field/Belfast office
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary : £26,000
Contract: Permanent, subject to funding 

The Local Environmental Quality (LEQ) Co-ordinator will work to support Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful’s aims, set out in our 2020-25 Strategic Plan, by coordinating and project managing a range of local environmental quality and certifications programmes within the LEQ department. The post-holder will work to implement efficient processes, from the planning through to the reporting stages of LEQ work streams. The post-holder will work closely with the LEQ Manager, ensuring the effective delivery of a range of functions for the department whilst also developing collaboration opportunities across the suite of Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful work streams. They will be responsible for supervision of Officers within the department, ensuring all agreed deliverables are completed effectively on time. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful is currently piloting a four day week, on full salary. 

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Board Positions

Applications for Board positions are now closed for the time being.

For more information please email Dr Ian Humphreys CEO.