Programme Officer

Application deadline: 
Sunday, 11. November 2018 - 23:45

Programme Officer

Location: Cambridge, UK
Full time: 35 hours per week
Contract: 2 years Fixed term
Salary: circa £26,000 pro rata per annum plus competitive 12% pension benefit
Annual Leave: 25 days pro rata per annum in year 1, increasing by 1 day pa to 28 days
 
 
The ideal candidate will have:
A degree in the Social Sciences, Life Sciences, or in a conservation-relevant subject (e.g. ecology, geography, biology)
A post-graduate qualification in the same with experience of work in biodiversity conservation projects would be a strong advantage
 
The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate:
Project management skills
Conservation work experience, preferably in an NGO environment
Good analytical and report writing skills
High levels of organisation, attention to detail and ability to track and work to multiple deadlines
The right to work in the UK
 
See the full job description.
 
Closing date: 11 November, 2018
 
Application: Applications should include a covering letter summarising the applicant’s suitability for the position, a detailed CV and contact details of two referees known to the applicant in a professional capacity. Applications should be sent by email, stating where the advert was seen, to: recruitment@birdlife.org 
Interviews: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
Interview date: 21 November, 2018