Vacancy: TVERC Biodiversity Officer (fixed-term)

Are you an ecologist who loves analysing data? Would you like to help us carry out habitat surveys and data analysis to support the Berkshire Local Wildlife Site project?

Would you like to join the small team of ecologists and information specialists who run Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre (TVERC)?

We are recruiting for a Biodiversity Officer.

This will be a full-time temporary post for 12 months (maternity cover).

TVERC runs the Local Wildlife Site project for Berkshire, carrying out surveys of Local Wildlife Sites, compiling reports and convening a selection panel to review survey information and decide on site eligibility.

We are looking for someone with a good botanical skills, experience of habitat surveys, and knowledge and understanding of biological data to run the Local Wildlife Site project.  You will have a high level of data analysis and IT skills, good attention to detail and an organized and adaptable approach.

TVERC collects, analyses and shares geodiversity and biodiversity information in Berkshire and Oxfordshire in order to help people make sound decisions about how to develop and manage land sustainably, where to direct wildlife conservation work and for scientific education and research.

For the full job description and in order to apply click here.

The closing date for applications is 24th November 2019.

Interviews will be held on Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th December 2019.

For further information or an informal discussion about the role please contact Dan Carpenter, TVERC Projects Manager: tel: 01865 815419.

Posted: November 1, 2019