Senior Ecologist - Bristol

Penguin Recruitment
£30k - £38k pa
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a large multi-disciplinary consultancy who offer specialist services to a range of clients globally. This organisation deliver expert solutions to a range of projects and are currently looking to appoint a Senior Ecologist to be based in their Bristol office.

Academic Qualifications - Candidates for this role are anticipated to hold relevant qualifications including BSc/ MSc in Ecology/ Zoology/ Biology or an Environmental Science.

Professional Qualifications - Candidates should possess full CIEEM membership and ideally hold at least one protected species license e.g. Bat, GCN, etc.

Salary - £33,000 to £36,000 (Depending on relevant experience and skills)


- You will be expected to have at least 5 years' experience in the ecology consultancy sector
- You will have extensive experience carrying out a range of ecological surveys
- You will demonstrate experience leading and mentoring a team of more junior members on a range of projects
- You will be experienced in producing well written reports and documentation


- Taking a lead role in the management of key ecological frameworks in the region
- Identifying and procuring new ecological business for the team with new and existing clients
- Management of junior members of staff, developing their technical and commercial skills
- Prepare and submit quotes and proposals for new and existing clients
- Lead a team of talented ecologists, making sure projects are carried out to a high standard
- Deliver a high level of ecological consultancy on a range of projects to a portfolio of clients

For more information or for further vacancies within the Ecology sector please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on ************** Alternatively you can email us and we'll call you back. Emails to: *************************************.

KEYWORDS: ecology, ecologist, consultant, survey, protected species, habitat, CIEEM, bat, GCN