Landscape Science Consultancy has a unique opportunity within our innovative and experienced team for a keen, self-motivated ecologist who has a strong business acumen, project management skills and is looking to develop a new challenge in a small but innovative team. You will take a lead role in the consultancy, overseeing all aspects of project management, business management, client relationships and mentoring junior staff members.
You must be willing to promote high standards in the profession, focussing on providing clients with solutions to any problems through collaboration, based on technically robust and innovative design whilst also achieving net gain. This will require an ability to critically review your own and others output; to demonstrate excellent time management, fieldwork and report writing skills; to have confidence to manage your own and others workload on time and on budget; to be proactive within the team and be able to delegate as appropriate.
The ideal candidate will have:
Full CIEEM membership essential; Chartered Ecologist status desirable
Protected species licences: minimum bats level 1 and great crested newts. Efficiency to procure Natural England licences
Proven and demonstrable track record of written and verbal communication and a close attention to detail
Proven and demonstrable project management and client liaison experience
Experience in Public Inquiry work would be of value
Have a full clean driving licence and use of own vehicle
In addition we offer:
TOIL policy and flexible working hours to ensure a healthy work life balance
Auto-enrolment pension scheme – on completion of probation period
The consultancy is committed to career development in all employees and provides opportunities for both structured and unstructured professional development.
A dog friendly office