Data Officer, Surrey Biodiversity Information Centre

Surrey Wildlife Trust

Pirbright, Guildford
£21,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01483794477 Catherine Roberts

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Friday, 2nd November 2018  

Surrey Biodiversity Information Centre – Data Officer

c£21,000 pa (dependant on skills and experience)

Surrey Wildlife Trust is looking for an individual to play a critical role in the ongoing development of Surrey Biodiversity Information Centre (SBIC).

The successful candidate will be responsible for helping to deliver the day to day activities of SBIC supporting its continued development as the focus for species and habitat recording in Surrey. SBIC is a member of the Association of Local Environmental Records Centres (ALERC).

Biodiversity records lie at the heart of nature conservation and this post offers the successful applicant an opportunity to play a critical role in the development of Surrey Biodiversity Information Centre and make a real contribution to conserving the biodiversity of Surrey for future generations.

A relevant environmental qualification is essential together with a professional background in nature conservation plus knowledge and experience of the work of a local environmental records centre. You should also be able to demonstrate an ability to work systematically and with thorough attention to detail. Experience of the Recorder species database or MapInfo Geographical Information System (GIS) would be an advantage.

For the full job profile and an application form please see our website at If you have any questions, please contact Alistair Kirk, SBIC Manager at

The deadline for applications is midday Friday 2nd November - interviews to be held at Surrey Wildlife Trust Head Office on Friday 16th November 2018.

Surrey Wildlife Trust (SWT) is a registered charity no. 208123, and a company limited by guarantee, registered in England no. 645176. We are the only organization concerned solely with the conservation of all forms of wildlife in Surrey. Our vision is for a living landscape in Surrey that is rich in wildlife and valued by all. We manage over 80 sites covering more than 9000 hectares of Surrey’s countryside. Further information can be found on our website

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