Principal Ecologist- Taiwan

Job Title: Principal Ecologist- Taiwan
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Taiwan, Taiwan
Salary: Competitive
REF: BBBH24912
Contact Name: Zoe Payne
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Principal Ecologist- Taiwan

Location: Taipei, Taiwan

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading consultancy providing technical advice on marine ecology and ornithology to our clients and consultancy in Taiwan.You will work with specialist marine environmental teams in the UK and Denmark to deliver ecology consultancy services in Taiwan

Contribute to the development of marine environmental consultancy services in Taiwan


· Reports direct to the CEO, Taiwan on a day-to-day basis.

· Collaboration with technical experts and consultants in UK and Denmark

· Collaboration with marine engineering team in Taiwan and Denmark


Key areas of responsibility include:

* Provision of technical ecology advice to our clients and the consultancy team in Taiwan

* Project management (technical and commercial), including delivery of technical advisory projects

* Design and coordination of marine ecological surveys, including, for birds and marine mammals

* Management of subcontractors and technical experts

* Preparing specialist technical input, including data analysis and report writing

* Representing our clients in stakeholder meetings and EIA Panel meetings

* Research and summarise relevant published and unpublished environmental / ecological data

* Interpretation of surveys, analyses and research to inform impact assessment and planning

* Promoting to develop business



· 5+ years of environmental management,

marine/coastal environment service delivery

· Ecology / ornithology experience in Asia

· Experience of working with consents and EIA


· Experience of leading / managing ecological

survey and assessment projects

· Demonstrable experience in managing

multiple tasks with tight deadlines

· Demonstrated ability to produce high quality

outputs, including reports, reviews,

communication materials, presentations

Desirable: · Design and management of ecological / ornithological surveys (particularly in marine and/or coastal environments) · Client management experience · Project management experience · Commercial environmental consultancy experience · Knowledge and experience of working with stakeholders


· Fluent in English (written and spoken)

· Working knowledge of Mandarin Chinese is an advantage

· Professional, diplomatic client relationship maintenance

· Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment as well as independently

· Understand commercial consultancy

· Excellent skills in organisation, work planning and ability to work to tight deadline

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills, coordination/networking

· Excellent interpersonal skills

I look forward to receiving your application shortly or please call Zoe Payne on +44(0)1202 888 986.