Temporary Administrative Assistant (Executive Officer) – Marine Spatial Planning / Marine Strategy Framework Directive Teams

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Temporary Administrative Assistant (Executive Officer) – Marine Spatial Planning / Marine Strategy Framework Directive Teams

Summary of the Role:

The successful candidate will work closely with the Marine Spatial Planning / Marine Strategy Framework Directive Section Manager and cross service based team and colleagues in the MI to deliver an agreed set of outputs detailed in a Service Level Agreement with DHP&LG and DAFM. The programme aims to provide spatial planning advice in relation to implementation of the MSP directive and matrix manage a team of scientists and data management experts in the delivery of products required under the MSP and the MSFD.  

You will support the programme related activities with the provision of Administrative support to the MSP Section Manager and individuals delivering on MSP and MSFD for the DHPLG and the Department of Agriculture Food and Marine (DAFM). For more information please download the full job description here.

Duration of Contract:

The contract will be issued on a temporary specified purpose basis linked to project funding for a maximum duration of up to 31st December 2023, depending on start date and the end date will be subject to availability of project funding.  A six month probationary period will apply to this role.  How to Apply: A C.V. and letter of application, summarising experience and skill set applicable to the position should be emailed to recruitment@marine.ie or posted to Human Resources at the Marine Institute, Rinville, Oranmore, Galway. All correspondence for this post should quote reference MEFS / Admin Asst-SLA / June 2020

Closing date for applications.

All applications for this post should be received by the Marine Institute in advance of 12 noon Tuesday June 30th 2020. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

Use of Data - all personal data and the information submitted for this application will be used solely for the purpose of this campaign, after which it will be deleted in line with our General Data Protection Regulation Policy and data retention schedule. All information will be treated with the strictest confidence and accessed only by those involved directly in the campaign.

The Marine Institute is an equal opportunities employer

Closing Date