BNG Specialist - Kent/Remote

Senior Ecologist - Biodiversity Net Gain - Kent

Ref: 3876Friday 17 May 2024

£35 - 45K

Role – BNG Specialist/Senior Ecologist
Location – Kent – 2 trips to the office a month
Salary - £35 - £45K DOE
Our client is a multidisciplinary consultancy based in Kent who are looking for a BNG Specialist to Join their team. Their work varies from beautiful homes in the countryside to a wave park, to the regeneration of a contaminated historic rail yard site, to large strategic mixed use schemes including country parks.
This is a fantastic opportunity within a company that will allow you to make your mark. They have previously outsourced their BNG/Ecology and are now looking to bring this inhouse to give them the ability to streamline their BNG process for their valuable clients.
  • A degree in a relevant subject
  • At least 5 years’ experience
  • Associate/Full membership of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) 
  • Excellent report writing experience including EPS licencing, HRA and ES chapters, including the production of Ecological Impact Assessments
  • Experienced in BNG and confident using UK Habs
  • A specialism in Botany and be competent in the mitigation for one or more of the following species groups; bats, badgers, birds, dormice, great crested newts, reptiles, and water voles
  • A self-starter and able to use own initiative and be proactive when appropriate
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Hybrid working with 2 trips the office a month
  • A respectful, inclusive and creative working environment
  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) plus a day off on your birthday.
  • Healthcare
  • Opportunities for career development and progression within the company
If you are interested in this BNG Specialist role or any other similar opportunities, please click apply and upload your CV, or contact Amanda Costello on 07501387866 to find out what else may be out there.
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