Senior Ecologist

Posted over 2 years ago
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £25-35K
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA, Renewables
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 19 March 2015
Our client is a multi-disciplinary practice which provides a range of environmental services to the public and private sector. Our client specializes in three key areas: Landscape Planning, Ecology & Arboriculture, providing essential planning advice on a broad range of developments. They currently have a great opportunity for an experienced, ambitious and motivated Senior Ecologist to be based out of their office in Oxfordshire. The successful candidate must have the following skills: - A minimum of 3 years relevant professional experience in ecological consultancy or a closely related field including public sector or conservation bodies; - Excellent report writing skills; - An ability to lead projects and liaise directly with clients and consultees; - A good knowledge of natural history, EIA, planning and legislation; -Protected Species Licence - Excellent botanical identification skills (British flora) and habitat surveying skills; - Survey skills for protected species; - A full driving licence and own car. A highly competitive salary is on offer commensurate with ability and experience.