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Topic: Recording Officer, Cumbria Biodiversity Data Centre

Recording Officer

Full time, 37 hours per week
Salary:  £20,660-£24,963
Location: Tullie House Museum, Carlisle.

Full details: http://www.cbdc.org.uk/about-us/job-vacancies/
Closing Date: Noon 22 May 2017.

CBCD is looking for someone who is fascinated by the natural world, has a thorough understanding of biological recording and is enthusiastic about the value of ecological data and evidence.

The Recording Officer role objectives are:
•    To build and strengthen links with the Cumbria recording community and CBDC stakeholders
•    To increase the biodiversity data available for Cumbria and its widespread use
•    To develop and deliver biodiversity information products and services.

What this means in practice is:
•    helping Recording group to produce Cumbrian Atlases
•    delivering "Beginners guide to recording" training for wildlife volunteers
•    organising the annual Cumbria Recorders Conference
•    engaging University of Cumbria students in CBDC activities
•    overseeing the inputting of new and historical data into Recorder6
•    liaising with local and national verifiers
•    talking to the public at Bioblitzes and Tullie House Nature Explorer weekends
•    updating social media and CBDC's website.

If you need to know a bit more contact Deb Muscat: [email protected] /01228 618732.