£25-45k + benefits

My client are a well-established, multi-disciplinary environmental consultancy specialising in ecology, landscape, archaeology and heritage, arboriculture and masterplanning. They have a small-team culture and deliver bespoke, creative solutions to their clients in the residential, commercial, energy and renewables sectors.

Due to a fantastic year and a very strong workload for 2018 they are seeking ecologists across all grades to join their talented and enthusiastic 20-strong team, with the opportunity to work out of their picturesque offices based throughout the UK.

The ideal candidates will be positive, solution-focussed, and pragmatic, with proven consultancy experience and strong management and reporting skills necessary to deliver technical and professional project management. You will be comfortable working on small or major projects, contributing positively to their successful delivery through collaborative working, strong decision making and team work.

The successful candidates will hold relevant protected species survey licences and be confident field ecologists, with demonstrable experience of habitat and species surveys, habitat management/clerk of works role, mitigation design and Statutory Consultee negotiation. You will also have strong reporting skills and a good understanding of the planning system and environmental legislation.

In addition to the right qualifications and experience you will be a member of CIEEM (or eligible for membership) and hold a relevant first degree and ideally a post-graduate qualification. You will also be organised and personable, with excellent written and verbal communication skills. A full, clean driving licence is essential.

In return, the client offer an attractive salary and benefits package including 30 days holiday, private healthcare and other benefits (including a great social calendar and free lunch every day), as well as excellent opportunities for training and career progression.

For further information on this or other roles within the Environmental Industry please get in touch with Jack Bartlett at jack@sydney-charles.co.uk quoting reference number ENV124.