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Afonydd Cymru is recruiting for a Chief Executive

Chief Executive  Part Time:  2 ½ days per week

Salary £43,000 (per annum pro rata)

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to lead the Rivers Trust movement in Wales.  In the face of multiple challenges from development, a biodiversity crisis, agricultural pollution and climate change, we need a visionary leader to advocate for significant improvements to our water environment and to help deliver practical improvements on the ground.  There is enormous potential for our activities to grow significantly and for this role to expand.  Consequently, we are looking for someone with flair, entrepreneurial ability and a broad skill set to turn our vision for healthy rivers into a reality.

How to Apply

Applicants should send their CV and a written submission of no more than 2 pages setting out how their qualifications, experience and personal attributes would enable them to meet the job description which can be found at

Completed applications should be sent by email to  or in writing to Afonydd Cymru, The Square, Talgarth, Brecon LD3 OBW.  

Suitable candidates will be interviewed.  Method and location will be dependent on any Covid 19 restrictions applying at the time.

Should you require any further details please contact 

Closing date for applications is Monday the 4th January 2021.


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