Galbraith is Scotland’s leading independent property consultancy, with expertise across a broad spectrum of property related services.

Forester

Our Inverness office is looking for an enthusiastic Forester to join its expanding Forestry team. 

Galbraith’s forestry department manages over 18,000 hectares of privately owned woodlands ranging from estate policies to commercial forests.

The overall aim of the role will be to manage a growing portfolio for our clients across the North of Scotland, assisting Senior Foresters with opportunities to undertake interesting and varied work as well as to develop professionally.   

The successful candidate shall:

  • be able to demonstrate 2 years’ of experience in forest management
  • be able to work as part of a team, actively demonstrating a willingness to support both internal and external customers
  • have a good understanding and experience of working within the Scottish grant system
  • be computer literate with the ability to use a variety of software packages to a good standard
  • have experience of QGIS system
  • be self-motivated with strong problem solving skills

The requirements of the role include:

  • planning, securing consents and delivering woodland creation projects
  • client and internal budgeting and forecasting
  • operational supervision of contractors 
  • GIS mapping

Salary commensurate with experience.

Membership of the Institute of Chartered Foresters is desirable but not essential.  A full clean UK driving licence and own car is essential.

To apply, please send a C.V. and Covering Letter to Debra Ryles at debra.ryles@galbraithgroup.com

For informal enquiries, please contact Louise Alexander at louise.alexander@galbraithgroup.com