Senior Ecologist - London

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

An experienced Ecologist is required to support and help lead a growing ecological consultancy work. You will be based in London but will support projects throughout the UK. The role will involve project management and implementation of ecological surveys, consultation, assessment and mitigation in support of proposals and operations. The production of high quality reports, including Preliminary Ecological Appraisals, Species Reports, Ecological Impact Assessments and ecological input to Environmental Statements will be a key feature of the role.


* A degree in a relevant subject, such as ecology or other biological sciences with a wildlife focus, and ideally a relevant postgraduate qualification.
* Full membership of CIEEM, and ideally chartered (e.g. CEnv or CEcol)
* HRA experience in undertaking habitat screening and appropriate assessment
* Relevant experience in ecological impact assessment in support or EIA
* Experience of ecological assessment for the water sector would be an advantage
* A track-record of successful project management
* At least one protected species survey licence
* Excellent report writing skills, including survey reports and environmental statement chapters

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, London, Surrey, Reading, Guildford