Senior Ecologist - Surrey

30000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual
21 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a long-established multi-disciplinary consultancy who provide expert services to clients on a global scale. This organisation work on projects across industries such as transport, waste and wastewater, buildings, nuclear, power and utilities. This fast growing business are looking for a Senior Ecologist to join the team in Reading.

About You

* Do you have a first class degree in an environmental or ecological based degree?
* Can you demonstrate excellent report writing skills and the ability to produce Species Reports, Ecological Appraisals and Impact Assessments to a high standard?
* Are you currently in a Senior Ecologist position which requires you to lead a team and manage a range of ecological projects?
* Do you hold at least one protected species licence, e.g. bat, GCN, dormouse?
* Are you a full member of the CIEEM?
* Do you have experience carrying out Phase 1 Habitat Surveys and Protected Species Surveys?

To be considered for the role of Senior Ecologist, you should fit the above requirements.

About the position

Working as a Senior Ecologist, you will be expected to:

* Play a role in the implementation of ecological surveys, consultation, assessment and mitigation work
* Liaise with sub-consultants and clients, both internal and external
* Be involved in creating new business as well as maintaining existing client relationships
* Mentor and provide support to more junior members of the team
* Oversee a range of ecological projects
* Apply for protected species licences for your area of expertise
* Prepare fee proposals

For more information or for further vacancies within the Ecology sector please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on (Apply online only). Alternatively you can send an email and we'll call you back. Emails to:.

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