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SENIOR ECOLOGIST

Posted over 2 years ago
Location
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £30k
Sector Consultancy, EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Sunday, 10 May 2015
Wardell Armstrong LLP is a successful multi-disciplinary consultancy. At the heart of our business lies a group of outstanding people. Working with our Clients we deliver added value and solutions to challenging problems. We would like to make the following appointment at our Stoke on Trent Office: SENIOR ECOLOGIST (Bat Licence needed)   The Role Undertake ecological assessments as part of Environmental Impact Assessments Provide ecological advice to Clients Project management and budgeting Involvement in the delivery of a diverse range of projects at all levels throughout the UK Mentoring of junior team members The Successful Candidate will: Be qualified to degree level or equivalent in ecology or a related discipline Hold one or more protected species Iicense(s) coupled with full membership of IEEM Particular experience in preparation and negotiation of European Protected Species Licences, specifica lIy bats Demonstrate a minimum of 6-10 years relevant experience including EIA and development lead ecology Have an understanding of ecological field investigations and a broad knowledge of all protected species issues Have experience of managing projects to completion Have a proven track record of managing junior staff Be self-motivated with strong communication skills, a keen business awareness and the ability to work as part of a team coupled with computer literacy and excellent report writing skills. Career Progression We offer excellent prospects particularly if you have the experience, ambition and capability to reach the highest levels in your profession. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Please send your CV and a covering letter to: careers@wardell-armstrong.com www.wardell-armstrong.com   Wardell Armstrong is an Equal Opportunities Employer