Principal / Associate Director EIA

Posted over 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Contract Type Permanent
Salary up to £50K + exceptional benefits
Sector EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 20 February 2015
Fantastic opportunity for an experienced EIA professional to join one of the best names in consulting in the UK and globally. We are working extensively with this highly regarded firm to fulfil an exciting role that has arisen in their established team based in Bristol. The role offers the successful applicant to work on a range of nationally significant projects across a number of sectors including rail, energy and water. The role offers a range of duties including; project management, client interfacing, staff mentoring and technical input. The firm offers a highly competitive salary as well as a leading benefits package. In addition to a highly enjoyable work environment with significant scope for progression Location Bristol Responsibilities Our client has a highly successful, growing environmental team in Bristol, they work on and lead a variety of projects including major infrastructure projects, with a particular focus on the rail, transport, energy and water The projects are both UK and internationally based. The role will suit an ambitious, experienced environmental consultant, ideally with significant rail project experience. You will play a key part in the leadership of the team, of key client relationships, as well as identifying and pursuing business development opportunities. Role Requirements           Ideally you will have the ability and experience to work on a range of projects including both private and public sectors. Detailed knowledge of environmental impact assessments securing of consents for major infrastructure projects Ability to contribute to the management of multidisciplinary teams    Capabilities and Qualifications: Qualifications: Degree and/or masters in environmental-related topic Full member of Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (or equivalent) Chartered Environmentalist CEEQUAL assessor – desirable Essential Skills and Knowledge Significant environmental consultancy experience Experience as a project team leader; Experienced in drafting Environmental Statements, managing the preparation of specialist topic chapters and liaising with clients / designers; Good track record of working with designers on large infrastructure projects, particularly within the rail sector; Ability to advise contractors during construction; Business development: promotion, marketing and bid preparation; Confident presenting to clients and key stakeholders. Desirable skills and knowledge: People management,  Experience of managing CEEQUAL assessments for a range of projects. Reward and Benefits: Our client offers a highly competitive salary along with one of the best benefits package in the sector. Private medical insurance, Life Assurance, Accident Insurance Income Protection (long term disability) cover. Access to a Flexible Benefits Fund which you can choose to take as extra cash, or spend on a wide range of choice Benefits to help you with your work/life balance. In addition there is a Profit Share scheme. This is an exceptional opportunity and if you are even cautiously looking I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.  This can all be done without you committing to taking the position any further at this stage. Contact Us; If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money ( , however if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role. This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape. Phone - 01934 312 155 Email -  Website -   Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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