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The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has been the voice for our seas for nearly 30 years; championing sustainable fisheries, clean seas and beaches and protection for marine wildlife. 

All candidates are required to use our Application Form - regretfully we don't accept CVs - and we ask that you submit the application to us in an editable format (no pdf) for registration and shortlisting purposes. Please send your applications to hr@mcsuk.org

There are no vacancies at the present time.

MCS Dornoch Firth Information Officer

 

Contract:          Fixed-Term Contract commencing May 2016 to 30 September 2016

Salary:              £13,500 - £15,000 per annum pro rata for the contract term

Location:          Based at Glenmorangie Distillery, Tain, Ross-shire, IV19 1PZ

 

Closing date:   Sunday 28 February 2015

 

We have an exciting opportunity for an outgoing, target-driven person to share their passion for marine conservation as an ambassador for MCS at the Glenmorangie distillery in Tain, Ross-shire. 

 

Confident speaking with groups, you will deliver talks and presentations on the Dornoch Firth marine environment and the valuable partnership between MCS and Glenmorangie to visitors at the distillery.  Away from the distillery, you will also work to engage the local community in events and activities which promote the partnership’s initiatives, and encourage community interest and attendance at our Beachwatch events in September.

 

The ideal candidate will already have experience or the skills required for recruiting membership support, ideally in a face-to-face capacity or in a sales environment.  The role will involve some travel in the beautiful but rural area of Tain - it may be preferable for you to have  driving license, and regular access to a car.  This role will also require you to work flexibly, including attending some evening and weekend events.

 

Key Skills:

 

Demonstrable customer service skills & excellent verbal communication abilities

Confident approaching members of the public in order to promote the partnership and secure membership donations for MCS

Able to effectively manage own workload and operate autonomously

Self-motivated and with a flexible, creative approach to a diverse workload

Able to work flexibly and sometimes out in the local area

 

Download the Recruitment Information Pack here

Download the Application Form here

 

 

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has been the voice for our seas for nearly 30 years; championing sustainable fisheries, clean seas and beaches and protection for marine

MCS is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. Eligibility to work in the UK is required.

Registered Charity No: 1004005 (England & Wales) SC037480 (Scotland)

For more Marine Conservation jobs, see environmentjob.co.uk

 

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