Marine and Coastal Programme Co-ordinator - Falklands

Posted: 18 December 2020

Closing: 22 January 2021

Category: Non MASTS

SAERI is recruiting a Marine and Coastal Programme Co-ordinator (MCPC) to ensure the continued focus on, and development of, marine and coastal environmental research and management in the Falkland Islands. This newly developed non-project based co-ordination role, has the ultimate goal of helping secure long-term capacity and sustainability in Falkland Islands ocean conservation, management and research co-ordination.
Working in partnership with the Falkland Islands Government, the role will:

1.Ensure the long-term sustainability of marine and coastal environmental research and management;

2.Input into the continued development of proposed Marine Management Areas;

3.Enhance collaborations and partnerships, publish research

Main Essential criteria:
- PhD in Marine Sciences, marine policy, or related field
- 5 years’ experience working in marine ecology, marine policy OR a field with transferable skills
-An excellent communicator with good interpersonal skills who can convey complex concepts and facts to a variety of audiences

Job Facts & Figures

Location - Stanley, Falkland Islands
Duration - 2.5 years