Water Planning Senior Adviser

Natural England


An exciting role leading the delivery of our water company advice, including Water Resource Management Plans and advice on the Strategic regional options appraisals for the ‘RAPID’ scheme. Also providing local advice to local authorities Nutrient Neutrality and embedding nature recovery into water company capital programmes to achieve better outcomes for the environment.

Do you have a passion for nature and the environment? Do you want to make a real difference and
secure significant environmental gains in the present and the future? Do you enjoy working in a
team? Can you see yourself advising communities and customers to maximise gains for the Natural

If this appeals to you, a career at Natural England offers rewarding opportunities to secure
environmental improvements and play your part in creating a better future for people and

The priority work Natural England is delivering includes:

  • Establishing a Nature Recovery Network to help wildlife thrive
  • Monitoring environmental changes to identify and help reduce the effects of climate change
  • Working with farmers and landowners to develop greener food production methods
  • Advising on plans for new developments to maximise gains for nature, and
  • Providing ways for people to better connect with nature, including green social

We are the Government’s Adviser for the natural environment, playing a vital role in delivering
the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan, an ambitious vision which brings new opportunities
to protect and enhance and to achieve real outcomes for the environment.

Find out more about the work of Natural England here.

The Cheshire to Lancashire area team provides environmental leadership in an area of 6 million
people with magnificent natural assets including the Pennine and Bowland hills, the wetlands of
Cheshire and Great Manchester and the wildlife-rich Irish Sea coast. Natural England’s Cheshire
to Lancashire Team will host this role although the water infrastructure projects span both
Cheshire to Lancashire and West Midlands teams.

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