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HEAD OF SCIENCE

Principal Scientific Officer (Grade 7)

Location: Foyle and Carlingford

Closing Date: 29/01/2021 1:00 pm

Salary: £49,806 to £54,588 per annum

HEAD OF SCIENCE – Ref HOS/20

Salary Scale:  Principal Scientific Officer (Grade 7) £49,806 to £54,588 per annum

Permanent

CLOSING DATE: 1PM ON FRIDAY 29th JANUARY 2021

 

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum 2:1 BSc (Hons) Degree in Fisheries (or other relevant subjects e.g. Environmental Sciences, Biological Sciences, Marine Biology or Zoology) or equivalent qualification;
  • 7 years’ post qualification experience gained in the last 10 years in the delivery of fisheries science, or other relevant environmental disciplines;
  • 4 years’ experience of effective and engaged leadership of one or more teams in a science based environment;
  • 4 years’ experience of initiating or leading innovative scientific studies; and
  • Experience of managing and maintaining complex scientific data management systems.

 

Desirable Criteria

  • Masters or PhD in Fisheries or other relevant subjects;
  • Experience of fisheries related legislation and legal processes in Northern Ireland and Ireland; and
  • Experience of contributing to the management of a laboratory service.

Candidate Information Booklet – Head of Science

 

Applicants must complete and return the following:


 

Contact Details

22 Victoria Road - currently closed
Prehen
Derry~Londonderry
BT47 2AB

+44 (0) 28 71 342100

D'arcy Magee Court - currently closed
Dundalk Street
Carlingford
County Louth

+353 (0) 42 938 3888

Application Pack

COVID-19 UPDATE

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