Closing Date: 08 Aug 2022
Digital Transformation | Permanent, Full-time | Up to £24,000 - £30,000 per annum, dependent on skills and experience
We are seeking a highly motivated Associate Programme Officer with strong data management and GIS skills and a commitment to providing accurate information and analyses to decision-makers. This role will support UNEP-WCMC’s Nature Restored and Digital Transformation teams, particularly with our work on advancing high-quality marine biodiversity data.
Applicants should be proficient in the manipulation, analysis, and visualisation of large, complex datasets in R or python and have experience of writing and managing replicable code scripts. As contributing to reports for decision-makers will be a key aspect of the role, the successful applicant will also have experience of synthesising information and conveying key results in accurate, succinct and engaging outputs. A basic knowledge of and strong interest in marine biodiversity data and relevant international policy frameworks is also important. Practical experience in analysing, cleaning and manipulating geospatial data would be highly valued, as would knowledge/experience of working with marine ecosystems and species-level data, ecosystem services data, and related indicators.
We will provide you with the challenge of working on high impact projects where your work really makes a difference in the field of conservation. In addition to training and development opportunities, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including generous pension contributions.