Senior Ecologist - Oxford

£25000 - £32000 per annum
05 Feb 2018
06 Mar 2018
Katy Harries
Job Type

Senior Ecologist - Oxford

****Salary £25,000-£32,000****

Our client is a leading independent Ecological Consultancy providing complete Ecology service from fieldwork and baseline survey to impact assessment and expert witness advice.

Our client has in-house specialists in a wide range of technical disciplines, including; birds, bats, botany, invertebrates, great crested newts, reptiles, impact assessment and habitat management and creation.

The client is now seeking a Senior Ecologist to join their well-established and experienced team of Ecologists based in their Oxford office. The successful applicant will be required to work on interesting, complex and high-profile projects for a wide-range of clients.

The client offers opportunity for professional development to further develop your field survey and consultancy skills, a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

To be successful in this application, you must demonstrate:

  • Previous experience working in an Ecological consultancy
  • 3+ years Ecologist experience.
  • One or more protected species licences; Bat Licence would be desirable.
  • An in-depth knowledge of the planning system and wildlife legislation.
  • Considerable Project Management experience.
  • A general enthusiasm for Ecology and the environment.
  • A BSc or MSc in Ecology or a relevant discipline.
  • Experience in working directly with clients and other professionals in project teams.
  • Full valid, driving licence.

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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