Senior Sustainable Development Officer (Coast)

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Beverley, Yorkshire
£28,785 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: ECON000209

Sectors: sustainability, environmental management, water & hydrology

Closing date: Sunday, 1st March 2020   2 days left

The Sustainable Development Team seeks a knowledgeable and motivated individual to lead on the development and delivery of coastal management policy within East Riding of Yorkshire.

Duties include working with communities, businesses, corporate and external partners to promote sustainable coastal management and to support the delivery of coastal change mitigation and adaptation approaches on the East Riding coast.

You should be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant subject and have a good understanding of coastal processes and sustainable coastal management approaches. Good interpersonal skills are also required as is experience of communicating relevant issues to a range of stakeholders including government organisations, communities and businesses.

Based at County Hall, Beverley for 37 hours per week with a requirement to travel to meetings inside and outside of East Riding of Yorkshire on occasions.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is pursuing equality of opportunity in employment.

For an informal discussion please contact Richard Jackson, tel (01482) 391713.

Application pack available here

Advert No: ECON000209.

Closing Date: 1 March 2020.

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