EIA Project Manager

Cavendish Maine Recruitment
08 Nov 2019
06 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company:

This highly regarded and award-winning Planning Consultancy offers a fantastic working environment and great levels of flexibility to suit most people's preferred style of working.

The Role:

If you are passionate about the environment and working to ensure development is achieved sustainably, this is an opportunity to join a company which has long term sustainability at its heart.

As an experienced EIA Project Manager you will work with specialist internal teams of ecologists, planners and landscape architects, a network of external consultants, and high-profile clients on an exciting range of projects across the UK. These projects include wind energy developments, electricity transmission infrastructure, mixed use development and other land development projects.

Reporting to the Project Director, and as part of a dedicated EIA team, the role will include:

  • Managing EIA projects including liaising with project team members, clients and external organisations and representing the business at meetings and consultation events.
  • Overseeing the production of EIA reports and ESs, including writing and review of report chapters, figure and appendices.
  • Managing EIA Report / ES review work and reviewing draft review reports.
  • Contributing to EIA tendering and business development activities.

You will be encouraged to pursue ongoing development and acquire new skills to reach your career goals, and if you haven't yet achieved professional recognition / qualification in your field, e.g. CEnv the business will provide you with the support to achieve it.

The Candidate:

  • You will be an experienced EIA project manager with previous consultancy or 'client-side' experience.
  • Ideally, your experience will span several market sectors, particularly the energy sector and you will have experience in managing the EIA process for large and complex projects.
  • You will have a good degree in a relevant discipline, i.e. planning, geography, or an environmental science field and preferably will have completed a post-graduate qualification in, or covering, EIA.
  • In addition to EIA project management experience, you will ideally also have wider development planning experience and the confidence to engage with the design process for complex projects.
  • The business is happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for this role, for example, part time working (minimum 3 days / 22.5 hours per week), partial homeworking, and/or flexible start/finish times.

Contact: Chris Turner

Job Reference: CTU/22474

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