Associate, Principal and Senior Ecologists

Posted over 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £30k-£55k dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package.
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, EIA, Environment Management
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 19 March 2015
Are you interested in working for an award winning consultancy? Have you been looking for an opportunity with a great scope for career progression? Do you want to be involved in working on some Nationally Significant projects?  If so this could be the role for you..... A number of fantastic Ecology opportunities have emerged within the Environmental team of a highly regarded, award winning Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy.  Their current team of ecological consultants provide project support and advice in numerous sectors throughout the whole project lifecycle from due diligence and preliminary ecological appraisal through to project implementation, mitigation, management and monitoring They are now looking to generate and develop new opportunities in the ecology market creating the requirement for commercially strong Associates and an experienced support team. The role will provide an Associate with a significant influence in the direction of the ecology business whilst the principal and senior ecologists will have the opportunity to be involved in a number of interesting projects of varying size. Location Bristol, Birmingham, Reading, Manchester Responsibilities (Associate) The promotion of ecological capability throughout the Practice, providing existing clients with an enhanced range of services and promoting the companies ecology abilities to the external market. Preparation of work winning proposals and setting effective budgets for projects in a range of sectors. Expert witness and public inquiry experience is highly desirable. Capabilities and Qualifications: Candidate must have (Associate) Proven experience of managing teams, projects and budgets. Demonstrable experience of business development Experience of providing pragmatic and strategic consultancy advice to clients. Senior, Principal, Associate Degree (Ecology related) Protected Species licence Excellent communication and written skills and the ability to author and audit reports and other technical documents. Involvement in a range of surveys and ideally mitigation works for notable and protected habitats and species Sound ecological knowledge and excellent working knowledge of relevant legislation and policy. Proven project management experience Good client management, written and verbal communication skills Ability to work independently as well as working within a team. Ability communicate on appropriate technical and commercial levels internally and to a diverse range of current and potential clients. Candidate must be Chartered with CIEEM Confident communicator with strong written and verbal skills, able to prioritise the delivery of a dynamic workload. 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 Greg Snook ( , 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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