Opportunities at the British Ecological Society

British Ecological Society - Kingfisher

Staff Vacancies

Engagement Officer

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills to assist the BES in promoting the importance and relevance of ecological science to a broad range of public groups.

We are looking for an Engagement Officer to be based in London to help us expand the support we offer ecologists and others involved in science communication and to develop and deliver creative and fun engagement activities on behalf of the British Ecological Society.

The engagement officer will sit within the External Affairs Team, working closely with the Education Manager and across all BES activities to lead our public engagement work.

This appointment is being made at Band F (£28,926) on a two year fixed term contract.

Find out more about the role and the Job Description for this role, or for an informal discussion, please contact Amy Padfield.

Deadline for applications will be the 30th January 2018, with an interview date fixed for the 14th February 2018.


Volunteer Vacancies

Get involved – Join Publications Committee

We are looking for BES members to join our Publications Committee in 2018 for a three-year term. For further information, please see the full advert.

Deadline for applications is 15 February 2018.

Express your interest – new project to facilitate sharing of ecological information

We are looking for people to get involved by providing feedback and advice on a new project to facilitate information sharing in the ecological community. Our vision is to create an interactive online platform that allows applied ecologists – researchers and practitioners – to browse and search a wide variety of applied ecological content including grey literature reports, journal article summaries, and open access articles.