Senior Ecological Consultant

Job Title: Senior Ecological Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - South East England, Sussex - Horsham
Salary: Dependent on experience
REF: 57691
Job Published: about 2 years ago
This an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Ecological Consultant to join the team of a growing consultancy in West Sussex. As a Senior Ecological Consultant you'll have the opportunity to manage a wide variety of projects and lead a team on a number of surveys.

This position comes with a competitive salary (dependent on experience), there is also a comprehensive benefits package, including company dividends and an annual leave allowance.

Who you'll be:
• A full member of CIEEM (or have the option to upgrade within 6 months)
• Have a full UK drivers licence
• A bat survey licence
• Experience with PEA and phase 1 habitat surveys
• Have produced mitigation schemes tailored to protect a variety of species/habitats
• A degree and/or postgraduate degree in a relevant field
• In depth knowledge of legislation and best practice survey guidelines

 Key responsibilities as a Senior Ecological Consultant:
• Producing EPS licenses
• Managing and delivering a variety of projects
• Writing and producing high quality reports for clients within time and budgetary constraints
• Mentoring and supervising junior staff
• Preparing tenders and quotes for clients
• Undertaking ecological surveys and mitigation using best practice techniques