Rural Jobs Round Up: May 2018

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Scottish Rural Network

In Rural Jobs Round Up you can find out about some current vacancies in rural areas and posts related to rural development.

Cairngorms Local Action Group Trust

Trust Manager, National Park Headquarters, Grantown on Spey

Salary: £35,144 – £41,775

The Cairngorms Local Action Group Trust currently have an exciting opportunity for  Trust Manager to join their team; this is a great chance to join a fast paced and high performing organisation at a truly exciting time for Scotland’s National Parks.

The Trust Manager will work to the Trustees in developing this new charity’s activities in support of delivery of its charitable objectives

Cairngorms National Park is more than just an idyllic place to work, the Park Authority is one of the UK’s Top 100 best not for profit companies to work for. Our Grantown on Spey headquarters is within easy reach of Aviemore and Inverness.  We also offer many benefits such as; a great place to work, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, generous annual leave allowance, flexitime and a very competitive pension scheme.

For further details visit the Cairngorms Nation Park website.

Closing date: 12pm - Friday 11th May 2018

 

Science and Advice for Scottish Agriculture (SASA)

Assistant Molecular Biologist

Salary: £17642 - £19982

SASA is currently seeking applications for an Assistant Molecular Biologist within Diagnostics, Wildlife and Molecular Biology, SASA a division of Agriculture and Rural Economy Directorate (ARE) based in Edinburgh.

The primary role of this post is to assist in the management of the molecular biology laboratories and facilitating their use by staff from across SASA. The post holder will also assist senior staff with molecular based project work and be involved in SASA’s out-reach programme. 

This is a 6 month fixed term and pensionable appointment and new entrants will normally start on the minimum of the pay range. Candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria below will be invited to the assessments.

For further details visit the Work for Scotland website.

Closing date: 15 May 2018 at midnight

Scottish Government (SG)

Business Accreditation and Assurance posts

Salary: £35269 - £42643

Agriculture and Rural Economy Directorate is currently seeking applications for Business Assurance and Compliance Managers based in Edinburgh. The Directorate is responsible for disbursement of some €700m of EU agricultural funds annually.

The posts are part of a small Accreditation and Business Assurance team that oversees and monitors compliance with the EU’s regulatory framework for agricultural funds including the PA accreditation criteria and is tasked with coordinating and ensuring successful outcomes to the numerous EU and domestic audits. The team reports directly to the Deputy Director for Agricultural Policy Implementation and Directorate senior management.

For further details visit the Work for Scotland website.

Closing date: 15 May 2018 at midnight

 

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) – various vacancies

Green Infrastructure: Monitoring & Evaluation – Inverness, Midnight on 20th May 2018.

Graduate Placement - Fresh Water Pearls in the River Spey – Inverness-shire, Midnight on 20th May 2018

Graduate Placement - Sea Eagle Adaptive Management – Inverness, Midnight on 20th May 2018.

Graduate Placement - Natural Capital Communications – Perth,  Midnight on 20th May 2018

Graduate Placement - Creating a buzz in buildings – Perth, Midnight on 13th May 2018

Graduate Placement - Connecting People & Nature – Clydebank - Midnight on 13th May 2018.

Graduate Placement - Diversification of Funding: Investment in natural capital – Perth, Midnight on 20th May 2018.

Graduate Placement - Information Management Unit – Inverness - Midnight on 20th May 2018.

Graduate Placement - HR Analytics – Inverness, Midnight on 20th May 2018.

Graduate Placement - Equality & Diversity: Communications – Inverness, Midnight on 20th May 2018.

 

Marine Scotland – various vacancies

Fish Health Inspector – Aberdeen, 12 June 2018 at midnight

International marine biodiversity policy manager – Edinburgh, 01 June 2018 at midnight

MarPAMM Project Officer – Aberdeen - 22 May 2018 at midnight

 

Forestry Commission various vacancies –

Forestry Commission Scotland Student Placements – various, 13 May 2018

Chief Scientist for Forest Research – Edinburgh, 13 may 2018

Wildlife Ranger Manager – Newton Stewart, 14 may 2018

Woodland Officer – Dingwall 16 May 2018

Assistant Woodland Officer – Dingwall, 16 May 2018

Recreation Craftsperson – Aberfoyle, 20 May 2018

Woodland Officer – Huntly, 20 May 2018

Contract Support Officer - Inverness or Edinburgh – 20 May 2018

Regulated Procurement Officer – Inverness or Edinburgh, 22 May 2018

Contract Officer – Inverness or Edinburgh, 22 May 2018

Communications Manager – Edinburgh, 23 May 2018

GIS Technical Manager – Edinburgh, 23 May 2018

Regional Manager – various – 24 May 2018

Harvesting & Marketing Forester – Dunkeld, 27 May  2018

Civil Engineering Work Supervisor – Aberfoyle, 29 May 2018