Principal Ecologist

Posted over 2 years ago
Location Scotland
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £27-35K
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA, Renewables
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 12 June 2015
Our Client are a fully independent, specialist ecological consultancy, working across the UK who are now seeking to recruit a Principal Ecologist in Dumfries & Galloway. This role contains many duties such as: -seeking and securing business development opportunities, as well as managing staff, existing contracts and clients to ensure the continued production of high quality ecological work The successful candidate will retain the opportunity to undertake fieldwork and reporting, particularly more complex ecological reports, such as EPS licence applications, mitigation strategies and EcIA. -We would also consider a Senior Ecologist with enthusiasm, clear potential and demonstrable skills. The Essentials the successful candidate will have: -Minimum 8 years' experience in consultancy; -Relevant BSc degree (an MSc may be advantageous); -CIEEM membership; -A proven track record in project and client management; -A proven track record in large and complex fee proposal preparation; -Business development experience; -Experience of EPS licensing and EcIA would be advantageous. It is essential you have a full UK/EU driving licence and own vehicle. In return our client offer a competitive salary with an excellent benefits package.