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.
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We are currently seeking to recruit the following new team members:
Salary range: £23,139 - £26,184 (Grade 5)
Location: Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Closing date: 8 February 2015
Interviews: Expected to be w/c 16 February
We are looking for a motivated and skilled Data Officer to play an active role in the management and development of our various data sources in order to provide support for our high-achieving teams.
This is an ideal role for an experienced Data Officer to work with us to maximise the use and value of the data held on our supporter database in order to provide real insight into supporter behaviours and characteristics. You will be adept at analysing the data, identifying trends, tracking donations and enabling data segmentation and analysis.
You will also support information more widely across the organisation, covering a variety of websites and databases, producing queries, reports and searches for specific events. The Data Officer will act as an advisor on data input and best practice for compliant data collection and storage, ensuring that MCS staff are informed and trained to use our information to its full potential.
You will be a self starter, used to working as part of a motivated team in a busy office environment, and confident in your ability to take a proactive approach when managing a varied and busy workload.
• Demonstrable experience in data planning and analysis, data strategy, campaign management and direct marketing
• High level statistical skills with the ability and confidence to make data-driven decisions which support effective marketing to our supporters
• Excellent communication skills, able to engage and explain technical issues to our team members
• Able and practiced at understanding and interpreting complex data structures
This is a very exciting time for the right candidate to join us, so if you would like to have an informal chat, please telephone our HR & Facilities Manager on 01989 561574
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The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has been the voice for our seas for 30 years; championing sustainable fisheries, clean seas and beaches and protection for marine wildlife.
You will be a self starter, used to working in a busy office environment and confident in your ability to take a proactive approach when managing a varied and busy workload.
- Detailed and practical understanding of trust and grants fundraising – you might also have a professional qualification in fundraising
- Proven track record of fundraising from charitable trusts, foundations and statutory bodies (experience with funding bids to Big Lottery/Heritage Lottery/EU/International would be an advantage)
- Demonstrable ability to write compelling proposals and funding reports
- Experienced in confidently representing the organisation to potential and existing funders
- Demonstrable negotiating and influencing skills
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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 area and applicants must have a full driving license, and preferably regular access to a car. This role may also require you to work some evening and weekends.
· Demonstrable customer service skills & excellent verbal communication abilities
· Confident approaching members of the public in order to promote MCS and secure membership donations
· Able to effectively manage own workload and operate autonomously
· Self-motivated and with a flexible, creative approach to a diverse workload
· Full driving licence and access to transport
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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
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)
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