Project Managers Coastal and Marine Archaeology

Wessex Archaeology are seeking Project Managers to join our successful Coastal & Marine team in Salisbury on a permanent basis, delivering a comprehensive range of consulting and contracting services to marine development and curatorial clients. You will report to the Director, Coastal & Marine.

An experienced heritage/marine professional, you will be educated to degree level in an appropriate subject and ideally a post graduate qualification in maritime archaeology. You should have project management level experience in a professional commercial marine archaeological or related environment and preferably experience in preparing content for bids and tenders, input into marine environmental impact assessments and desk-based assessment. The role would suit an experienced Senior Project Officer wishing to further their career.

A full UK Driving Licence is essential. Membership of the Institute for Archaeologists (MIfA) and/or other appropriate professional body is desirable. An appropriate diving qualification to CMAS 3* or equivalent would be an advantage. Experience of using the Microsoft office suite of software and GIS would be advantageous.

Applicants are invited to submit a completed application form with a copy of their CV; and returned by e-mail to or by post to Human Resources at:

Wessex Archaeology
Portway House
Old Sarum Park

Applications must be received by noon on Friday 30 August 2013.Interviews are planned for mid-September 2013.An immediate start is preferable but not essential.

For more information about the post please ring Ellen Barnes Business Manager C&M on 01722 326867.

Whilst Wessex Archaeology welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, it is essential that all applicants must be either a British citizen, EU National or hold a full work visa and where appropriate be registered under the Worker Registration Scheme, or must hold a current work permit.Proof of identity and eligibility to work in the UK will be required prior to commencement of employment