Conservation Scientist - Natural Climate Solutions

Region:
East of England, South East
Vicinity:
Bedfordshire, Cambridge
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Wildlife Jobs, Environment Jobs, Countryside Jobs, Countryside Management Jobs, Land Management Jobs
Job Category:
Other, Project Management, Specialist & Technical, Environmental Scientist
Job Type:
Contract
Education Level:
Unspecified
Salary:
£25,643 to £27,585 per annum
Posted:
07/11/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
CHM Recruit
Job Ref:
154838_RB

Climate change and biodiversity loss are affecting people and nature and land management will be key to ameliorating the effects of both. Our client a nature conservation charity is seeking a talented conservation scientist with good GIS and analytical skills to join projects examining the spatial conservation and climate change mitigation consequences of land management and restoration in the UK and Europe.

Conservation Scientist - Natural Climate Solutions
Ref: A3021119
Location: Sandy, Bedfordshire or Cambridge
Salary: £25,643 to £27,585 per annum. Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range.
Hours: Full Time
Contract: 14 month Fixed Term contract

You will join a small team working alongside ecological and practical conservationists. You will have a good working knowledge of spatial analytical and statistical techniques using at least two of the following analytical packages (R, SAS, ARC, QGIS). You will be experienced in manipulating and handling large datasets, writing for expert and popular audiences and have a proven scientific publication record. Knowledge and experience of land management, climate change mitigation or restoration science will be an advantage. You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining good relations with internal and external project partners and stakeholders, in the UK and Europe.

The post is for 14 months, to assist with the delivery of scenario-based models of landscape-scale land use change and its climate change mitigation potential.

Preferably, you will be based in Cambridge or Sandy.

Closing date: 11 December 2019
Interview date: 13 January 2020

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When you make your application please ensure that you include reference number A3051119 on any correspondence.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Strictly no agencies,

please.

Closing Date:
11/12/2019

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