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We are recruiting the following position: 

MCS Dornoch Firth Information Officer

Contract:         Fixed-Term Contract commencing May 2017 to 30 September 2017

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:   Monday 6 March 2017

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 and rural area of Tain - it would be preferable for you to have a 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
Click to download the job description
Click to download the application form (sorry, we do not accept CVs)
 

For any enquiries email hr@mcsuk.org or telephone 01989 561574.

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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