Yorkshire Marine Nature Partnership Development Officer

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

We seek a passionate and dedicated individual to lead on the development and delivery of the
Yorkshire Marine Nature Partnership (YMNP) as part of a temporary contract covering maternity
leave for a maximum of 12 months.

Duties include facilitating and leading the ongoing work of the Partnership, focusing on the
collaborative and co-ordinated management of our natural heritage. You will build on local
expertise and current relationships to engage with new partners, progress active projects and
seek new opportunities for the Partnership’s development.

We are looking for an individual who can clearly communicate relevant issues to help build
strong relationships with a wide range of partners, relevant authorities and key stakeholders.
You should also be able to work across multiple projects and have strong organisational skills.
Experience of policy/strategy development in a multi-agency environment is required as is
knowledge of the current government policy relating to the natural environment.

You should be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant subject and have a good
understanding of the challenges and opportunities relating to the heritage of Yorkshire’s
coastal and marine environment.

Based at County Hall, Beverley for 37 hours per week, however this is flexible. Part-time and
secondment options will be considered.

For further information regarding the Yorkshire Marine Nature Partnership visit www.ymnp.org.uk

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

BENEFITS: discounted leisure centre membership, staff discount scheme and potential for
flexible working arrangements. You will be based in a beautiful part of the country, working
for a council which is nationally recognised as one of the best in the country.

For an informal discussion please contact Jeremy Pickles, email [email protected] or telephone
(01482) 391720.

Advert No: ERYC002418

Closing Date: 19 May 2024

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