Principal / Associate Environmental Consultant � Yorkshire

Posted about 1 year ago by RSK Group
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £commensurate with experience
Sector Consultancy, Environment Management, Environment, Transport / Logistics
Posted about 1 year ago
Apply by Saturday, 1 October 2016
Principal / Associate Environmental Consultant – Yorkshire RSK has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Principal / Associate Environmental Consultant to join our growing team to work on one of the most high profile infrastructure projects in the UK.  Commencing in February 2017, the successful candidate will take a leading role in the management and organisation of EIA and Consents projects in the rail sector. You will be expected to have good team leadership and management skills, a proven record of successful project management and have experience of managing large multidisciplinary projects, providing support to tender submissions, building lasting client relationships and working collaboratively with multifaceted project delivery teams. The successful candidate will be working on high profile projects principally in the rail sector helping some of the UK’s leading organisations to safeguard the environment for the future. The position is likely to include periods of co-located working in clients’ offices.      Responsibilities Managing EIA and Consents projects; Providing advice on primary and secondary consenting options and requirements; Providing sustainability/environmental input during optioneering and design development; Editing and review of Environmental Statements/EIA Reports and associated documents; Financial and commercial management of projects; Project management including developing project programme and technical review; Supporting business development and work winning activities; and Building existing and new client relationships to ensure repeat business.     Desired experience BSc degree level qualified in a relevant discipline; Preferably MSc qualified in Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Management or related subject; Full membership of IEMA and Chartered Environmentalist; 15 years previous experience working on EIA projects; Relevant experience in the rail sector is essential, including preparation of Environmental Statements in support of TWAO / DCO applications; Working knowledge of UK environmental legislation; Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Good team player, with the ability to work autonomously; Well established leadership skills; Full UK driving licence; Enthusiastic and well organised. Salary and Benefits £commensurate with experience; Contributory Pension Scheme; A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays, childcare vouchers and private health care; Flexible working hours; Regular training and development. This role represents an excellent opportunity to join RSK, a leading provider of EIA and Environmental Management services internationally and an IEMA EIA Quality Mark registrant. As one of the fastest growing environmental consultancies in the UK there are excellent opportunities for the advancement and growth for the right individual.   To see further career opportunities with RSK Group, visit our website All candidates applying for positions with RSK Group must be eligible to work in the UK/European Economic Area. Candidates should confirm this when applying with their CV and covering letter to Sarah Murphy, Click the "Apply" button below or call 0117 300 4295. Interviews for these positions will be held in October 2016.

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