National Network of Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

Current Vacancies

Coastal Projects Officer

Salary: £24,982 to £29,577

Location: Scarborough

Hours: 37 hours p/w

Job term: Permanent

Closing date: Midday 8/11/2021

This is an exciting opportunity to work right at the heart of our organisation and play an integral part in taking the Council forward and building a better Borough. The post is primarily based at Scarborough Town Hall but flexible provision for homeworking or use of other Council premises is available.  Frequent travel to sites and meeting both within and outside the Borough will be required.

The Coastal Unit is a national exemplar in coastal management winning numerous awards for strategies, business cases and delivery of works. Currently Chairing the North East Coastal Group which assists in managing the coast from the Scottish Boarder to Gibraltar Point, leading on the North East Coastal Monitoring Programme and leading in Shoreline Management Planning. Working through the Local Government Association Significant Coastal Issues Group to influence national coastal policy, sitting on the boards on a wide range of national projects and playing a role in significant and influential national coastal and flood projects. In this exciting role, the post holder will be supporting the Council in developing coastal and flood defence resilience and strategy within the Borough of Scarborough, in addition assisting in projects outside the borough supporting local authorities regionally across the north east and nationally, based in the Projects Unit, assisting in managing Coastal and Flood defence Projects through inward investment into the Borough and will report to the Projects Manager through the Principal Coastal Officer. 

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