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Fish Scientist

Watham Pet Care are on the hunt for a Fish Scientist. The successful candidate will develop and manage approved research projects within the fish care science research portfolio. They will communicate relevant scientific findings to key business and external audiences through written works and oral presentations and provide scientific fish care expertise and advice within Waltham and the global Pet care business.

Content Editor

Practical Fishkeeping Magazine is looking for a new Content Editor. Are you a content editing maestro with a passion for aquatic life? Dive into this exciting opportunity to join Practical Fishkeeping as the magazine and digital Content Editor.
  • Proven experience in content editing, preferably in the pet or aquatic industry
  • A strong knowledge of fishkeeping and aquatic life
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills with an eye for detail
  • Proficiency in digital content management systems and social media platforms
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
To apply please email

Check out our City & Guilds Foundation and Advanced Training programmes which are perfect for demonstrating species-specific training that will improve your staff’s knowledge about the animals they sell and demonstrate a commitment to excellence during pet shop/animal activities licensing time. Both courses were designed by aquatics experts and are well-recognised within the industry and by licensing authorities.