Paul Coulson | October 28th 2021
• Package: pension, private medical insurance and 22 days holiday increasing to 25 after 5 years and 27 after 10 years.
Who are The Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT)
GWCT is a leading UK-based wildlife research charity, headquarters are in Fordingbridge, Hampshire, with a number of strategic satellite research bases in the UK (see www.gwct.org.uk). Our goal is to ensure sustainable land management alongside a countryside rich in wildlife.
GWCT operates a Salmon and Trout Research Centre, at East Stoke near Wareham in Dorset, where a team of fisheries scientists undertake world-class research on ecologically and economically important species –Atlantic salmon and brown trout (40 peer review publications in the last five years). The teamwork in close collaboration with the relevant government regulators, international salmonid conservations groups,universities and NGO’s both in the UK and abroad.
This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and experienced statistician and data modeller with a track record of publishing data rich work, to join GWCT’s fisheries team to use our large datasets (>200k tagged individuals) to further understanding and promote better conservation and management of salmonid stocks in England & Wales and beyond.
Selection criteria – Essential
detailed project reports.
Selection criteria – Beneficial
Please see the link to our 2020 GWCT fisheries research review to get a sense of the range and depth of our work https://www.gwct.org.uk/media/1234772/Fisheries-Report-2020.pdf and contact Dylan Roberts, Head of Fisheries, on 07968 586 538 or [email protected]
Please submit your covering letter and CV by email to Dylan Roberts, Head of Fisheries Closing date for applications 6pm on the 8th of October 2021 [email protected]
Interviews will be held week starting the 18th of October, preferably face to face at our Salmon & Trout Research Centre, near Wareham. However, we are happy to offer interviews via Microsoft Teams as a backup option, if its more convenient.