Principal Ecological Consultant - Reading

Penguin Recruitment
£35000 - £40000 per annum
19 Apr 2018
19 May 2018
Contract Type
Role: Principal Ecological Consultant

Location: Reading

Salary: Competitive Salary

My client, one of the UK's leading experts in gaining consents and meeting planning conditions, is currently seeking a Principal Ecological Consultant to join their team based in Reading. My client has expertise in a range of environmental sectors such as ecology, water management and landscape architecture. My client is well-established and promotes a friendly and a happy workplace, with opportunity for in house training and career progression.

This exciting opportunity will involve:

* Responsibility for preparing bids and tenders
* Producing technical reports including EPSL applications, EcIA chapters and habitat regulation assessments
* Leading all site and office based operations
* Managing large and complex projects
* Generating new business opportunities

To be considered for this role, candidates must have:

* A degree in an ecological or related discipline
* Protected species licences (Bat, GCN & Dormouse)
* Full CIEEM membership
* Experience working within a commercial ecological consultancy
* Demonstrable experience of managing large projects
* Have an in-depth knowledge of ecology, legislation and all survey techniques
* Demonstrable experience of preparing bids and tenders
* The ability to produce accurate technical reports
* Full UK driving licence

The client offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Katy on (01792)

We have many more vacancies available on our website at This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency with respect to this position.