Senior Ecologist - Cardiff

£30000 - £40000 per annum
25 Jan 2018
23 Feb 2018
Katy Harries
Job Type

Senior Ecologist - Cardiff

***Competitive Salary***

My client, a UK leading ecological and environmental consultancy, are currently seeking a Senior Ecologist to join their team based in Cardiff. My client have expertise in all ecosystems and provide a full range of services within ecology from survey to consultancy and public inquiry.

This rewarding role will include:

  • Responsibility for leading a team of ecological consultants.
  • Project management.
  • Maintaining and developing client relationships.
  • Assisting with business development initiatives.
  • Composing quotations, reports and tenders.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, you will have:

  • Proven ecological consultancy, peferably commercial experience.
  • A degree or postgraduate in an ecological or related discipline.
  • Minimum of one protected species licence (level 2 bat survey licence would be advantageous).
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Experience of writing accurate technical reports, including Environmental Statement chapters and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).
  • An in-depth knowledge of ecology, legislation and survey techniques.
  • Experience in leading a team of ecologists.
  • A proven track record of preparing bids and tenders.
  • Full CIEEM membership.
  • A full UK driving licence.

My client offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package alongside opportunity for career development.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Katy on (01792) 362015 or please email an up-to-date CV to:

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