Senior/Principal Ecologist

Job Title: Senior/Principal Ecologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - North West England, Lancashire - Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
REF: 117800
Contact Name: Josh Blanchard
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Job Published: over 4 years ago
 I have an exciting opportunity for a talented Senior or Principal Ecologist to join a successful multidisciplinary consultancy. The successful candidate will be involved in growing the team and assisting in business development.
Who you are:
• You'll have a proven track record of project management
• You'll be experienced in field work and technical reporting, as well as the mentoring of junior staff
• Be knowledgeable of the licensing process and mitigation implementation
• Be experienced in peer review and report editing
• Have a track record with local planning authorities and clients across the country
• Be a strong communicator with the ability to build and maintain effective relationships
• Applicants with protected species licences, in particular class 2 bat licences would be highly desirable
Key Responsibilities
As a Senior/Principal Ecologist you will be responsible for:
• Managing delivery and design of a range of projects and preparing tenders in accordance with budgets and deadlines
• Undertaking business development activities, including preparation of bids and proposals, as well as marketing and client development
• Liaising with internal and external parties, including colleagues, clients, contractors and stakeholders
• Providing day-to-day guidance and support to the ecology services team
• A degree of postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline
• Full membership of CIEEM
£35,000 - £40,000
The ideal candidate will have commercial aptitude and a desire to develop technical and managerial skills. The rewards include a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects within a friendly and supportive environment.

To discuss this role in further detail, please contact Josh Blanchard on 01202 888 986. We look forward to hearing from you!