Natural Environment Manager

Job Title: Natural Environment Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH23275_1490606586
Contact Name: Josh Blanchard
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Job Published: about 4 years ago

Natural Environment Manager - Essex

My client is a consultancy offering an unusual opportunity offering the best of both public and private sector work. You'll be serving as the lead of one of their three business teams, taking the lead on their ecological, arboricultural and land management services. You'll be working in conjunction with Planners, Urban Designers, Landscape Architects and Historic Environment Advisors in an exciting role.

Main Duties

  • Line management of the natural environment team
  • Recruit permanent members of staff and manage subcontractors
  • Actively coach and mentor the team
  • Responsible for the day-to-day delivery of work
  • Provide quality of advice, information, analysis and interpretation to clients
  • Contribute technical skills and knowledge to improve work quality
  • Responsible for delivering an annually reviewed income target
  • Manage the financial responsibilities of the team
  • Business development

Who you are:

  • Degree in a historic environment discipline
  • Professional qualification e.g. CIfA, IHBC
  • Proven track record demonstrating a high level of responsibility and credibility
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong knowledge and experience of how the historic, built and natural environment interacts with the UK planning process
  • Experience of managing a professional team
  • Evidence of continuous professional development
  • Capable of handling multiple priorities
  • Good understanding of budgetary responsibilities
  • Excellent project management experience

What's on offer:

  • A competitive salary (up to £50,000)
  • At least 22 days' annual leave (+8 bank holidays, rising to 29 dependent on grade)
  • Excellent professional development
  • Attractive pension scheme
  • Staff discounts
  • Childcare

To find out more, call Josh Blanchard on 01202 888986 today!