Senior Ecologist

25000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
23 May 2019
20 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Ecologist - Blackburn

A growing ecological consultancy are seeking a talented Senior Ecologist to strengthen their team in Lancashire. Our client are an established consultancy providing ecological advice and project support to a broad range of clients.

Duties of a successful candidate will include undertaking a range of ecological field work (e.g. Protected Species Surveys and Phase 1 Habitat Surveys) in addition to office-based tasks. Specific duties may include project management, writing ecological reports and supporting junior members of staff.

Ideal Person Specification:

* At least one degree in Ecology or another relevant subject.

* A strong track record within ecological consultancy - At least 5 years.

* Demonstrable knowledge of UK wildlife and planning legislation.

* Project management experience and the ability to work to strict deadlines.

* Strong technical skills and at least one protected species survey licence.

* Excellent report writing skills and strong communication skills (written and verbal).

* CIEEM membership (or eligible).

* Full, clean UK driving licence.

Our client will offer a competitive salary based on experience in addition to a superb benefits package. This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced Senior Ecologist to become a crucial part of a developing team and work on a range of exciting and challenging projects. If you have a passion for ecology and are looking to take the next step in your career, apply today!!

To be considered click apply on this advert or if you are interested in learning more about this Senior Ecologist role contact our Ecology specialist Kirsty Drane at Zodiac Recruitment