TVERC Biodiversity Data Assistant job vacancy

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Are you interested in working with us? TVERC are seeking a new team member. 

We are currently recruiting for a full-time Biodiversity Data Assistant. You would need to apply by Sunday 18th June 2017.

Job reference: OCC2545040
Salary Range £18,070 - £20,138 per annum 
Work Location:  Speedwell House, Speedwell Street, Oxford 
Hours per week:  37 

Would you like to join the small team of ecologists and information specialists who run Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre (TVERC)?
If so we currently have a vacancy within TVERC for a Biodiversity Data Assistant. 

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.


Your main tasks will be processing biodiversity datasets, providing data to our customers on request and analysing data.
You will have good attention to detail and be able to complete routine tasks to a consistently high standard. 
Good general IT skills are required using Excel and GIS, with the opportunity to improve these by learning from other TVERC staff. 
The ability to communicate effectively within the team and to deliver an excellent service to our data providers and data users is essential.

This vacancy is open for both internal (Oxfordshire County Council) and external applicants i.e. you do not need to work for Oxon CC to apply.

Contact details for an informal discussion:   
Camilla Burrow, TVERC Director on 01865 815418. 
Interview Date   Wednesday 28th June
Closing date   Sunday 18th June 2017

Click on the link here for more information, including the job sumary and person specification, and in order to apply.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Posted: June 2, 2017