Berwickshire Marine Reserve
Berwickshire Marine Reserve

Charity registered in Scotland SC050016

Located between the historic fishing towns of Eyemouth and St Abbs, the Berwickshire Marine Reserve was established by the local community in 1984 to protect the habitats and species found here and to ensure that all users of the Reserve are responsible in their activities. ​ The Berwickshire Marine Reserve (BMR) is a registered charity and is Scotland’s only voluntary Marine Reserve.

Current vacancies

Executive Director

  • Full time
  • £30,000 – £35,000
  • BMR Office, Eyemouth
  • Closing 30th May 2022

The Executive Director will work closely with the Board of Trustees, staff, volunteers, external partners and the community to deliver our ambitious programme and develop our approach moving forward. As a key member of the team you will lead the charity’s daily operations, while overseeing our finances, staff team and the development of our Education Centre, with an overall aim of engaging the community to conserve Berwickshire’s unique marine environment.

Main Responsibilities

• To lead and inspire the Berwickshire Marine Reserve’s (BMR’s) staff (currently 1.5 FTE Project Officers) and volunteer team

• To develop and deliver our business and communications strategies

• To enable the Board and Members to make informed strategic decisions

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