Principal Ecological Consultant - Cardiff

£35000 - £40000 per annum
21 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Katy Harries
Job Type

Principal Ecological Consultant - Cardiff - Competitive Salary

My client, one of the UK's leading experts in gaining consents and meeting planning conditions, is currently seeking a Principal Ecological Consultant to join their team based in Cardiff. My client has expertise in a range of environmental sectors such as ecology, water management and landscape architecture. My client is well-established and promotes a friendly and a happy workplace, with opportunity for in house training and career progression.

This exciting opportunity will involve:

  • Responsibility for preparing bids and tenders
  • Producing technical reports including EPSL applications, EcIA chapters and habitat regulation assessments
  • Leading all site and office based operations
  • Managing large and complex projects
  • Generating new business opportunities

To be considered for this role, candidates must have:

  • A degree in an ecological or related discipline
  • Protected species licences (Bat, GCN & Dormouse)
  • Full CIEEM membership
  • Experience working within a commercial ecological consultancy
  • Demonstrable experience of managing large projects
  • Have an in-depth knowledge of ecology, legislation and all survey techniques
  • Demonstrable experience of preparing bids and tenders
  • The ability to produce accurate technical reports
  • Full UK driving licence

The client offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

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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