Senior Environmental Consultant – EIA – Glasgow

Job Title: Senior Environmental Consultant – EIA – Glasgow
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH26915
Contact Name: Barrie Dempster
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Senior Environmental Consultant - EIA - Glasgow

An exciting position has arisen for a Senior Environmental Consultant based in Glasgow. Working on a wide variety of projects ranging for Energy to Infrastructure. You will come from an environmental consulting or planning background and will have or will be close to achieving RTPI and/or IEMA (or similar) full membership. Whilst based in Glasgow, the successful candidate will be expected to work at times in the Edinburgh office to support projects based there.

The Role

You will be an environmental topic specialist developing more general EIA coordination skills, or an environmental planner with experience in particular sectors, such as energy.
The role will include:

* Providing topic specific technical knowledge into projects and EIAs, such as air-quality or health
* Coordinating or supporting the coordination of EIAs
* Preparing Environmental Statements and other environmental reports
* Advising clients on the UK development planning systems (including in England)
* Project managing multidisciplinary environmental teams
* Co-ordinating work of engineers and other environmental technical specialists
* Client facing on projects
* Business development and winning new work, with support from others
* Managing the environment team in Glasgow when the team leader is away
* Line management of junior staff

Skills/Experience required for the role

* Around six years of post-graduate consultancy experience
* Degree qualified in environmental science or other related field
* Ideally a post-graduate qualification of MSc or higher
* Current track record of working on environmental projects (onshore and/or offshore), in a consulting environment
* Able to work in general environmental and EIA coordination, and ideally also as an environment specialist in a topic such as air quality
* Developing business development skills, networking and work winning
* Excellent project management experience, including QA procedures and financial systems

Desirable Skills and Knowledge

* A track record and good working understanding of the energy sector
* Be chartered or close to achieving chartership with a relevant institution (likely IEMA)

We look forward to receiving your application. For further information, then please contact Barrie Dempster at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986 or email