Rewilding Europe is looking for a Regional Manager

December 14, 2013

The Rewilding Europe team is looking for a new, passionate, dedicated and experienced colleague to fulfill the position of Regional Manager (maximum 1.0 fte).

He/she will be responsible for the coordination of the set up and management of 5 new rewilding areas in Europe on behalf of the Central Team.

Rewilding Europe works to make Europe a wilder place, with much more space for wildlife, wilderness and natural processes; bringing back the variety of life for us all to enjoy, and exploring new ways for people to earn a fair living from the wild.

Rewilding Europe has a team of people working from different European countries and currently works with 5 rewilding areas in different locations in Europe.

The coordination of the rewilding areas is done by Regional Managers; currently one such Regional Manager is working with the first 5 rewilding areas. We have now started to further expand our portfolio and are looking for a second Regional Manager, to cover 5 additional rewilding areas.

Job Description

The Regional Manager is co-responsible for the implementation of Rewilding Europe’s main strategy and objectives, focusing on the following key components:

  1. To coordinate and oversee the development and project cycle management of 5 additional rewilding areas: Central Apennines, Thracian Mountains, Odra Delta, Greater Laponia and a 10th area, still yet to be determined. These areas might change depending on the most appropriate distribution of rewilding areas between the Regional Managers.
  2. To coordinate and oversee the rewilding components of these rewilding areas, including the participation in the European Wildlife Bank, the European Rewilding Network and other centrally led rewilding initiatives.

Other information

Starting date: Preferably 15 February 2014.

The location from which the Regional Manager will work, is flexible but has to be agreed.

A detailed job description can be found here: Job-Description-Regional-Manager-Final.pdf

Applications should be submitted before 15 January 2014 to

For further information please contact Frans Schepers, Managing Director at Rewilding Europe,

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