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Environmental Permitting Specialist

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Environmental Permitting Specialist

£Competitive- London, Southampton, Leicester, Manchester or Leeds

Are you an experienced an Environmental Permitting Specialist looking to work with a market leading Environmental Consultancy?

We're looking for a Senior/Principal level Environmental Permitting Specialist to join the waste and resource management department of a Global Engineering Consultancy.

The role

You will be responsible for;

  • Delivery and management of Environmental Permit applications.
  • Client liaison and Stakeholder engagement
  • Business development with both new and existing clients
  • Mentor the next generation of permitting professionals


  • BSc in Environmental Science or other relevant subject.
  • Previous consultancy/Industrial role
  • A proven record in delivering Environmental Permit applications.
  • An extensive working knowledge of relevant environmental legislation.
  • A valid driving licence and willingness to travel.
  • Able to work under own initiative and as part of a team.
  • A proactive, flexible attitude and the ability to work under your own initiative.
  • Strong communication skills.

Why this role?

The client is a market leading global Engineering consultancy, with over 400 locations worldwide and a multibillion dollar turnover. They pride themselves on their ability to be so large yet provide a more local, client focused delivery.

They are one of few consultancies to have adapted to todays market and allow a fully flexible working approach allowing employees to decide when where and how they work, they also focus on employee wellbeing.

They are happy to discuss flexible working, including the possibility of reduced hours, flexible start and finish times, or compressed hours. They can offer a range of solutions to help you to get the most out of your work / life balance.


Get in touch today by clicking the apply button above, or send an email to Billy at to find out more or to arrange a confidential chat.

Allen & York - delivering Sustainable Recruitment Solutions since 1993.

About us: Allen & York have been matching purposeful people with purpose-led organisations for 30 years. We partner with our clients and candidates on roles that build an understanding of climate change, promote sustainability and create inclusive and responsible organisations, working towards a sustainable world for us all. Committed to inclusiveness in the workplace, we aim to increase diversity across all areas and therefore welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, or whether or not they have a disability. Let's help build a better world, together.

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