Principal EIA Consultant

Job Title: Principal EIA Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH24053_1498570253
Contact Name: Josh Blanchard
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Principal EIA Consultant

Possible Locations: Bristol, London, Manchester

My client is a leading sustainability consultancy combining energy, climate change, environmental and chemical risk expertise with strong IT and economics capability.


I am looking for a candidate with proven environmental planning experience to join a highly successful team. The role will support the Head of EIA as well as other Senior Managers. The successful applicant will have practical experience of EIA and/or SEA within the UK planning system.

Key competencies and experience:

  • Bachelors (2.1 or above), Masters or PhD in a relevant environmental discipline
  • Proven EIA experience
  • Working knowledge of the UK planning system
  • Proven experience of project management and leading projects
  • Proficient in winning work and client management
  • Membership of RTPI, IEMA or similar professional body
  • Consultancy experience
  • SEA experience (desirable)
  • Natural Capital experience would be beneficial
  • Strong existing client network would be advantageous
  • Experience in the water industry would be beneficial

Skills and behaviours:

  • Excellent team working skills
  • Strong communication skills and a close attention to detail
  • Excellent report writing and bid-writing skills
  • Ability to win and develop workstreams
  • Excellent stakeholder and regulatory communications and management skills
  • Ambitious, enthusiastic and self-motivated to thrive in this busy and demanding environment
  • Good IT skills in commonly used software, e.g. Microsoft Office, internet, email
  • Excellent organisational skills

To find out more, call Josh Blanchard on 01202 88986 today!