Opportunities at the British Ecological Society

British Ecological Society - Kingfisher

Staff Vacancies

Policy Officer in Scotland

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills to assist the BES in promoting the importance of ecological science to policymakers (particularly in Scotland but also across the UK) and to promote the importance of engaging in policy-making to members of the society.

Deadline for applications is 8am on the 4th December. Please submit your CV, and covering letter via email to HR Team

Interviews will take place on London on the 23rd & 24th January 2018.

For further details download the Job Advert and Job Description.


Bulletin Editor

We are looking for a new Editor for our membership magazine, the Bulletin.  The challenge facing the new Editor will be to continue to exploit the strengths of the printed word while integrating the Bulletin into the broad range of communication methods available. See here for more details and how to apply.

Deadline: 21 November

Volunteer Vacancies

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.