Associate Director Ecology

Posted over 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Location Surrey
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £50k to £75k dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package.
Sector Consultancy, Energy / Carbon Management, EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 26 June 2015
Are you an experienced ecologist interested in an opportunity in a well-established independent Ecology consultancy with several busy offices across the UK? Do you have experience in managing ecology teams in multiple locations? Are you a proven business winner and accomplished networker? If so this could be the role for you..... JSM are very pleased to be working with a highly regarded independent ecology consultancy as they look to significantly grow their team in Surrey. Due to their ambitious growth plans they now require an associate director to help with the promotion of their ecology business and to manage offices in multiple locations across the UK. The successful candidate will be a proven business developer with excellent technical experience. You will have a key part to play in the direction of the business and will be rewarded for your success. Location Surrey Responsibilities 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 Proven experience of managing teams, projects and budgets. Demonstrable experience of business development Experience of providing pragmatic and strategic consultancy advice to clients. 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 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 Sound ecological knowledge and excellent working knowledge of relevant legislation and policy. 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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