Senior Ecologist - Cambridgeshire

Senior Ecologist - West Midlands

Ref: 3810Tuesday 16 April 2024

£35 - £38K DOE

Role – Senior Ecologist
Location – Cambridgeshire
Salary - £35 - £38K DOE
 
We are working with a well-established multidisciplinary consultancy who deliver a wide range of services across the UK. They have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Ecologist to join their growing team based in Cambridgeshire.
 
The successful candidate will be involved in preliminary ecological appraisals, protected species surveys and overseeing a variety of complex projects.  You will also be liaising with clients and other professionals, preparing quotes and mentoring junior members of staff.
 
SENIOR ECOLOGIST RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Management and delivery of ecology and related multi-disciplinary projects across a range of sectors.
  • Acting as day-to-day client interface
  • Undertaking field surveys across a range of sites (including Phase 1 and Extended Phase 1 Habitat surveys and protected species surveys).
  • Production of high quality, robust written documents, including survey reports, PEAs, EcIAs and ES Ecology Chapters for a range of development proposals
  • Coordination of field surveys and deliverables for a range of client projects
  • Co-ordination of specialist sub-consultants as required
  • Developing new business opportunities and writing quotes/ tender proposals for relevant projects across a range of sectors
  • Mentoring junior staff members in areas of expertise, both within the ecology team and across the company
 
SENIOR ECOLOGIST KEY SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • A degree in Ecology or closely related subject
  • Full CIEEM Membership
  • Circa 5 years consultancy experience
  • Excellent understanding of UK and European environmental legislation
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Demonstrable protect species survey skills
  • Protected species licence(s) Level 2 Bat Licence desirable
  • A full clean UK driving licence
 
 
ON OFFER
  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Compressed Working Week
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Holiday purchase & buy back
  • Private healthcare, pension, critical illness cover and life assurance
  • Payment of professional subscriptions
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • A great work /family/ social life balance
  • Tax free childcare
  • An Equal Opportunities Employer
 
THE NEXT STEP
If you are interested in hearing more about this Senior Ecologist role or any other similar opportunities, please click apply, upload your CV and we will contact you. Alternatively, you can contact Amanda Costello on 07501 387866.
 
All applications for this Senior Ecologist role will remain completely confidential between yourself and Amanda Costello at LEAD Careers You will not be added to any mailing lists and rest assured your details would NOT be passed on to anyone without your prior authorisation.
 
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