Our client is a National Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy who work in a broad spectrum of disciplines and as offer a comprehensive range of services. They have a large environmental department that operates UK wide with a specialist ecology department that contributes to a wide range of environmental investigations. Due to continued expansion they currently require a Senior/Principal Ecologist to join their Ecology team based in Southampton.
The role will involve undertaking and managing major projects including commercial and housing development, road and railway schemes. Specific duties will include Phase 1 and 2 habitat surveys, protected species surveys, staff management as well as business development and marketing. The successful candidate will also be involved in habitat management and advising clients on current legislation.
Applicants must hold a relevant degree and have a minimum of five years project experience, preferably gained in a consultancy setting. This experience should have included terrestrial and/or aquatic ecology along with EIA and species and habitat surveys. Applicants must be a member of the IEEM and preferably hold a protected species license. Experience of giving evidence at public enquiry would be advantageous.
In return our client is offering the successful candidate a competitive salary along with a flexible benefits package.
All applications will remain completely confidential between yourself and Adam Johnston at W5 Resourcing Associates. You will not be added to any mailing lists and rest assured your details would NOT be passed on to anyone without your prior authorisation. If you are interested in this or any other similar opportunities, please give Adam a call on ***********
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