Principal Air Quality Consultant

Job Title: Principal Air Quality Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
REF: BBBH23294_1490889889
Contact Name: James Pearson
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Principal Air Quality Consultant

Our client is looking for a talented Odour, and Air Quality Management professional with a successful track record in business development and project delivery to join our long-established and growing air quality team within the Environmental Assessment business unit.

Our client offers a challenging and fulfilling working environment. There are significant opportunities for ongoing career development within the air quality field.

Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include developing and delivering projects across a broad portfolio of private and public sector clients. Projects will typically include odour measurement, detailed odour dispersion modelling and providing technical mitigation advice to reduce odour impacts.

You will be required to manage and deliver air quality projects, support senior team members in the technical development of more junior staff and promote best-practice across the service. An important element of the role is the management of odour and other air quality projects. You would provide active support to, and where appropriate lead, group-wide business development activities by identifying new opportunities, building client relationships and developing project proposals.

You will be required to ensure the excellence of our technical delivery, grow an existing team and elevate the profile of our work. Requirement to seek opportunities to demonstrate sector leadership, develop new products and services and grow our market share.

  • You will have a specialism in odour impact assessment and an understanding of the various types and applications of abatement techniques. You will typically have about ten years (or more) of relevant experience

  • You will have a proven air quality background, with a detailed knowledge of air quality policies, legislation, assessment and appraisal
  • Competence in managing odour projects, technically and financially, is a prime requirement. You will also need to have experience of: dealing directly with clients on a day-to-day basis; defining project specifications; effectively managing project teams; and planning, forecasting and monitoring progress against budget and towards project outcomes

  • Membership of a relevant professional body would also be advantageous
  • You will have experience in business development and the building of relationships with clients in order to identify and deliver new opportunities and support the ongoing growth and development of the businesses air quality services

  • You will be comfortable working on your own or as part of a team, often between two or more offices