Title: Stakeholder Engagement Officer
Status: Full time, Fixed Term (12 months)
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Location: Stromness, Orkney
Closing date: 29 October 2021
A key component of the Trust’s work towards achieving a healthy and productive marine environment has been its Living Seas project, of which the Oceans of Value project, funded by the John Ellerman Foundation and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, is a key component. The Oceans of Value project is investigating two different approaches to valuing the marine environment – stakeholder valuation using the Community Voice Method and natural capital valuation – and how these different valuation techniques can assist decision makers.
The Oceans of Value project will focus on the marine environment around the Orkney islands and it is intended that this assessment will provide useful insights for marine planners in Orkney who are in the early stages of developing the Orkney Regional Marine Plan.
The Trust is looking for a Stakeholder Engagement Officer (SEO) to complete the Community Voice Method component of the project. The SEO will be responsible for interviewing stakeholders, developing a short film, running workshops, and writing up a final report. This is a full-time post for a fixed term of 12 months.The post holder will ideally be located in Orkney, but there is some flexibility.
For further details and how to apply, please go here.