Closing date for applications: 1 November 2023
Starting date: 1 August 2024
Basic salary: Approximately £69 000/year (exempt from UK income tax)
We are looking for a highly motivated, outcome-focused Deputy Secretary with a can-do attitude and excellent team working skills to support OSPAR’s work on environmental impacts of human activities.
Profile: University graduate (preferably in natural or environmental sciences). Minimum of five years’ relevant professional experience.
Specific duties and responsibilities: Primarily responsible for the work under OSPAR’s Environmental Impacts of Human Activities Committee (EIHA), including, amongst others, marine litter, underwater noise, offshore renewables, ballast and biofouling, and protection of species and habitats (ICG-POSH). In addition, the person appointed will provide support to OSPAR’s Biodiversity Committee (BDC) and other areas of OSPAR’s work.