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We are seeking an established conservation scientist to develop a portfolio of applied ecological research in support of the conservation objectives of the RSPB in the UK.


Principal Conservation Scientist
Reference number: A3251119
Location: Sandy, Bedfordshire
Salary starting at: 34,643 to 37,529 per annum. Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range.
Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent


We are looking for an experienced post-doctoral scientist with a track record of designing and delivering research projects, of developing collaborations and of winning external funding. We would particularly welcome applications from scientists having experience in one or more of the following areas: ecology & conservation of ground-nesting birds, managing wildlife-predation conflicts, wetland management, landscape-scale modelling of land use for wildlife & ecosystem services.


The role sits within the RSPB's Conservation Science Department, carries line management responsibility and will preferably be based at RSPB HQ in Sandy (other locations will be considered).


If you are keen to apply your scientific skills and knowledge to the conservation of UK wildlife, this could be the perfect job for you.


Closing date: 10 December 2019
Interview date: 16 December 2019


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