Marine Policy Officer

A Marine Policy Officer is required in Wales to develop and promote marine policy, specialising in nature conservation and Marine Protected Areas. A key element of this exciting opportunity will be working with NGO partners in Wales to influence the implementation of the Welsh Government’s new powers under the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009. You will have a sound knowledge of marine ecosystems and demonstrable experience of marine policy and management systems. You will have the ability to devise and promote policy, produce written material of a high standard, and communicate with a range of audiences including politicians and senior officials within the Welsh Government.

A Welsh version of the application pack is available upon request.

Marine Policy Officer
Organisation: RSPB
Salary: £22,000 – £26,000 pa
Reference: 2781111
Location: Cardiff or Bangor
Hours: Full Time
Position type: Paid
Contract: Permanent
Closing date: Fri 16 December 11
Website: www.rspb.org.uk/vacancies