Senior Ecologist

Job Title: Senior Ecologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - North West England, Lancashire - Manchester
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000
REF: 119947
Contact Name: Josh Blanchard
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Job Published: about 4 years ago
My Client is one of the fastest growing environmental planning consultancies in the UK, with teams based throughout the South and the Midlands. They specialise in Landscape Planning, Ecology and Arboriculture.
They would be involved with undertaking and managing ecological impact assessment work in a range of sectors, undertaking surveys, liaising with clients, as well as managing and mentoring other team members, including consultants and graduates. My client is looking to take on 2 Senior Ecologist, one in their Wilmslow office and one in their Exeter office. Applicants for the role in Wilmslow are required to have a bat licence.
Who you are:
• 5 years of consultancy experience
• Knowledge of EIA in relation to residential, mixed use and renewable energy schemes
• Excellent academic qualifications in ecology or biological sciences
• Excellent report writing skills
• Excellent survey skills (extended Phase I, plus a specialism in either botany or a protected species)
• Excellent understanding of legislative and planning policy framework as it relates to ecology and nature conservation
• Experience liaising with clients, statutory bodies and LPAs.
• Bat License, with experience.
We offer:
• Competitive salaries and benefits
• A great working environment with an enthusiastic, friendly and growing team
• A wide range of clients and projects
• Excellent career prospects and training

Contact Josh Blanchard on 01202 888 986. We look forward to hearing from you!