Climate Resilience Researcher

Climate Northern Ireland

£33,526 - £35,157 pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract 02890455770 Iona Meyer

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, environmental policy & campaigning

Closing date: Monday, 9th December 2019   3 days left

Climate Resilience Researcher (Climate Northern Ireland)

A highly motivated, committed and competent individual is required to support Northern Ireland Environment Link (NIEL) to deliver climate change adaptation projects.

This role will be focused on the EPA–funded research project ‘Transboundary Adaptation Learning Exchange’ (TalX), which is a collaborative project working across five jurisdictions in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales. TalX will develop recommendations for the improvement of local and national adaptation planning and implementation. The project will be delivered in partnership with University College Cork (project lead) and Adaptation Scotland (SNIFFER).

This post is funded for 24 months, 22.5 hours per week. The Climate Resilience Researcher will be responsible to the Climate NI Manager.

Climate Northern Ireland is facilitated as a project within Northern Ireland Environment Link.

Closing date 12:00 noon on Monday 9th December

Salary: Equivalent to NICS, Grade SO Accountant (£33526 – £35157) pro–rata
Location: NIEL Office, 89 Loopland Drive, Belfast, BT6 9DW

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