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Job Title: Senior Ecologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Sussex, West Sussex
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00019762
Contact Name: Amy James
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Situated in West Sussex in the heart of the South Downs a small Ecology consultancy is looking to expand their team by looking to take on a Senior Ecologist. This role may be suitable for someone looking to step up into a more senior role, or be someone with existing experience as a senior consultant who would like a new challenge and to be part of a growing and developing business.

The role will include:

  • Managing and delivering a range of projects;
  • Producing high quality reports for clients; on time and within budget;
  • Mentoring and supervising junior staff;
  • Preparing tenders and quotes for clients;
  • Managing client relationships;
  • Undertaking ecological surveys and mitigation using best practice techniques; and
  • Producing EPS licenses (highly desirable).


  • The candidate should ideally be a Full member of CIEEM (or have the ability to upgrade within the next 6 months);
  • A full UK driving license;
  • A bat survey license;
  • Experience undertaking PEA and Phase 1 habitat surveys;
  • Experience producing mitigation schemes tailored to protect a variety of species/habitats;
  • A degree and/or postgraduate degree in a relevant field; and
  • In depth knowledge of appropriate best practice survey guidelines and legislation.

The consultancy pride themselves on a very positive and rewarding staff ethos therefore a competitive Salary as well as unique further rewarding company benefits such as company shares, generous annual leave and option of a company car to travel to projects will be included.

Please do not hesitate to contact Amy James at Allen & York for further information on this exciting new position.

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