Senior Historic Environment Consultant - Midlands

Job Title: Senior Historic Environment Consultant - Midlands
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH26112
Contact Name: Paul Carter
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Senior Historic Environment Consultant- Midlands

My client is an award winning environmental consultancy with offices across the country.

They are currently looking for a Historic Environment Consultant to join their Midlands team. However, for the right candidate they would consider running this role from the North East, London or Cheshire.

This role is to manage the mitigation process for archaeological remains, built heritage and historic landscapes within the planning process. It will require reporting to stakeholders and liaising with clients, as well as reviewing work internally and mentoring staff.

* Relevant first degree in archaeology, heritage or a related subject, or experience equivalent to this:

* Competency in writing historic environment desk-based assessments and heritage statements

* Experience in engagement with statutory authorities and clients

* Understanding of the planning process (including EIA) and fully up-to-date with the relevant environmental/heritage legislation and guidance;

* Experience in securing relevant consents and discharging conditions

* Good analytical skills

* Attention to detail and accuracy

* Computer literacy in MS Office, specifically Excel and Word

* Good verbal communication skills

* Experience of bidding for work

* Experience of managing staff and resourcing within a small team

* Able to work well alone and also as part of a team

* Ability to prioritise and manage workload and work to deadlines (good time management) in a consultancy environment

* Full driving licence


* Good knowledge of archaeological assessment

* Member of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) or relevant Institute (or able to demonstrate eligibility)

* Experience of specifying and managing archaeological contracts

* Experience of ArcGIS

* Technical report quality assurance

* Experience of archaeological standing building recording

* Experience of writing ES chapters

Call Paul Carter on 01202888986 ext 209 for more information