Senior/Principal Ecologist - Oxford

£35000 - £45000/annum benefits
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client, a high profile ecological consultancy are currently seeking an experienced Principal Ecologist to join their team in Oxford on a permanent basis. This position offers a competitive salary from £30000 to £40000.

You will relieve some of the pressure on current staff and respond to recent increases in direct appointments. You will manage projects from inception to completion, including: initial candidate liaison; setting out and managing budgets; liaising with other senior members of staff and partaking in fieldwork directly; managing and mentoring staff; obtaining protected species licences; producing written outputs and delivering them on time.

Essential Requirements:

* Relevant degree
* Five years' postgraduate experience in consultancy
* The ability to work with external consultants in multidisciplinary teams
* The ability to think independently and strategically
* Ability to work with minimal supervision
* Full membership of CIEEM, and chartered or eligible for chartership

My client is looking for a candidate who is able to demonstrate their experience, capability and flexibility to meet the demands of the role. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a multi-disciplinary practice focused on client delivery. It is a full-time, permanent role proposing a competitive salary and flexible benefits package.

Interested in this or other roles in Ecology please do not hesitate to contact Rhian Rees on or call (Apply online only). We have many more vacancies available on our website. Please refer to (url removed). This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

KEY WORDS - Ecologist, Senior Ecologist, Principal Ecologist, EIA, Environment, Protected Species License, Consultancy, Ecological Surveys, Nature Conservation, Oxford, M4 Corridor, Swindon, Reading, Milton Keynes