Our Client are a fully independent, specialist ecological consultancy, working across the UK who are now seeking to recruit a Principal Ecologist in Essex.
This role contains many duties such as:
-seeking and securing business development opportunities, as well as managing staff, existing contracts and clients to ensure the continued production of high quality ecological work
The successful candidate will retain the opportunity to undertake fieldwork and reporting, particularly more complex ecological reports, such as EPS licence applications, mitigation strategies and EcIA.
They would also consider a Senior Ecologist with enthusiasm, clear potential and demonstrable skills.
The Essentials the successful candidate will have:
-Minimum 8 years' experience in consultancy;
-Relevant BSc degree (an MSc may be advantageous);
-A proven track record in project and client management;
-A proven track record in large and complex fee proposal preparation;
-Business development experience;
-Experience of EPS licensing and EcIA would be advantageous.
In return, the company are offering an excellent remuneration package commensurate with experience. Included in this is the potential for flexible working hours and even part-time/working from home if absolutely necessary. They also offer a generous pension scheme and numerous other additional benefits.