Principal Ecologist Sheffield Our client are a well regarded and growing small to medium sized environmental consultancy and they are currently seeking to appoint a Principal Ecologist to be based in either their Sheffield or Manchester offices With the ecology team currently relatively small, part of your remit will be to assist in growing the capability across the business. Accordingly you will be an ambitious and technically competent ecologist with a self-motivated attitude, actively looking to progress their career within an accomplished organisation. You will have a proven track record in project management, field work and technical reporting with experience of mentoring other staff. Qualifications / Experience: Degree or Masters in relevant subject Demonstrable experience project managing ecological surveys and reporting for a range of proposals Excellent experience in ecological surveys. Holder of Natural England or SNH licences in one of more protected species is desirable particularly bats and GCN Good project management, financial and business acumen Excellent written and verbal communication skills Full UK driving license This is an excellent opportunity to really develop yourself and your own team with solid support from the business around you. Apply now Or call Steve Halliday to discuss further. To be considered you just have full rights to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.