Senior Ecologist

Job Title: Senior Ecologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England,
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00018739
Contact Name: Amy James
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

There is an exciting opportunity for a senior ecologist to join a specialist Ecological and Arboricultural consultancy in South East England. Founded just under 10 years ago they have experienced sustainable growth and pride themselves on their pragmatic, solution based approach to consultancy. They work on project of all levels; from multinational organisations to one off small projects. The consultancy values team work, transparency and honesty as highly as their professional skills.
There will be a unique opportunity to develop in this role due to the diverse schedule of work. Full training and support will be given to allow you to grow rounded skill sets and develop existing talent. This ethos has created a highly motivated team which deliver bespoke ecological solutions to clients.
Company pension
28 days annual leave
Career development plan
Training budget
Flexible working conditions
Use of company vehicles
Mobile phone / Laptop

Experience undertaking Extended Phase 1 habitat surveys within a consultancy environment
Able to prepare Environmental Impact Assessments
Experience of preparing mitigation strategies for protected species
Experience of preparing European protected species mitigation licence applications
Able to identify baseline Ecological constraints during site visits
Have significant experience of standard survey protocols
Confident planning your own portfolio of work
Familiar with relevant Wildlife Legislation Policy and Guidance
Understand standard mitigation practices associated with reptiles, GCN, badgers, bats & dormice
Client Facing with excellent communication skills
Strong report writing skills
Full UK driving licence

Protected species licence(s)
Management / leadership experience

Please contact Amy James at Allen & York for more information and other Senior roles across the South East and UK.