Senior Ecologist - Cheshire
Anonymous 32000.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum
Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Primary Industry
Our client are an ecological consultancy who are well known for producing high quality work within the Ecology sector and having an extensive experience with a wide range of species. They are now seeking to recruit a Senior Ecologist to join their office in Cheshire.
As a Senior Ecologist you will have a track record in winning and delivering projects, developing survey and mitigation proposals, and preparing tenders and fee proposals.
You will support the Technical Director for Ecology and Regional Manager in technical and general project management duties and business development. You will have experience of delivering statutory EcIAs and will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects across a range of sectors.
Project management of EIA and non-EIA ecological assessments
Production of fee proposals and tenders
Maintaining and developing client relationships
Support in business planning
Mentoring junior staff
Leading protected species surveys
Technical Skills & Experience:
Technically competent ecologist with experience in managing and delivering statutory EcIAs
Approximately ten years professional experience
Bat licence holder preferred - other protected species licenses desirable
Excellent communication and report writing skills
Experience of obtaining EPS licences
Excellent understanding and experience of the EIA process and wildlife and planning legislation and policy
The company are offering a Generous Salary and Company pension Scheme, a flexible working week, possibility of Home Working when required and ongoing training and Support