Job Profile: Project and Funding Officer

Location: Highlands and islands of Scotland

Employer: NatureScot (Was Scottish Natural Heritage)


Job Responsibilities:

Enabling, through funding, projects that support understanding of the Natural and Cultural heritage of Scotland

Majority of time is spent mainly indoors without any seasonal variation.

Qualifications and skills

Degree, I had ‘transferable skills’ and have gained experience on the job.  Additionally I have an outdoor first aid certificate!

Communication skills – all, face to face, written, media. An open and friendly manner and a desire to get things done with accuracy and accountability.

Advice to anyone looking at similar roles:

Find a mentor, seek knowledge, attend courses, speak to people….

If you have any queries about this role or would like to ask a question of the poster please contact CJS by email.