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Principal Consultant - Water Quality

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Principal Consultant - Water Quality (Freshwater Biology Consultancy)
Competitive salary

Allen & York are excited to be working with a leading global environmental consultancy, supporting clients and regulators across the world to mitigate environmental impacts.

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic Principal Consultant to join the Freshwater Biology Consultancy. The team has a varied remit, providing water and sediment quality monitoring, analysis and interpretation services for all environments including rivers, lakes, canals and reservoirs.

The successful candidate, together with their team, will be responsible for winning and delivering projects across the whole range of water quality services.

You'll need to hold a BSc or MSc degree in a relevant subject, with extensive experience in environmental water quality work. You'll be able to demonstrate your knowledge of water and sediment quality assessment and management and have a solid understanding of key UK environmental legislation. A proven leader, you will be skilled in managing teams of Consultants and Senior Consultants working to produce timely, accurate and high-quality tenders and reports. An excellent communicator, you'll thrive working collaboratively as part of the senior management team.

Statistical analysis and/or water quality modelling capability, including large and complex environmental data sets would be advantageous to this role.

You are required to hold a valid driving licence.

In return for your specialist skills and experience, you'll receive a competitive salary and benefits package, together with the opportunity to grow your career with a consultancy which prides itself in creating a working environment which values and recognises each individual.


Get in touch today by clicking the apply button or send an email to Justine 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 us help build a better world, together.

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