Senior Ecologist

Posted about 2 years ago
Location South West England
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £25-35K
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA, Renewables
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Saturday, 22 August 2015
Our client are an  experienced and growing ecology company which offer a complete range of ecological services to public and private sector clients. They are seeking to recruit a Senior Ecologist to join their team in Bristol.   Main Responsibilities: -Preparing proposals and responding to requests for support -Supporting and leading ecological field surveys. -Supporting project delivery -Planning and undertaking ecological field surveys -Planning and managing staff resources including line management. -Producing high quality ecology deliverables -Providing qualified, robust advice to range of clients on ecological matters -Designing and implementing a wide range of mitigation and compensation strategies The Essentials: -An honours degree (or equivalent) in ecology or related field -Ecology survey experience and a good field scientist -Significant consultancy experience -IEEM membership -Holder of protected species licence/s -Protected species surveys experience -Capable of managing a challenging workload subject to change at short notice -Good communication and IT skills -Ability to write clear, concise reports -Driving licence   The successful candidate will have a genuine passion for ecology, thrive in a fast paced diverse working environment, be a team player and be willing to work away from your base office.