Senior Ecologist

Birmingham, UK

My client is a global multi-disciplinary consultancy providing bespoke solutions to a wide of clients belonging to both public and private sectors. Customers such as transport planners, engineers, project managers, and architects turn to my client for creative and unique solutions to ensure success of their building developments and planning. With 13 offices, regional expertise and a nationwide cliental, this client has achieved enormous success and are now looking for an experienced, proactive Senior Ecologist to join their thriving team in Birmingham.


* A degree in Ecology or related environmental discipline
* At least 5 years’ postgraduate experience within an environmental or ecological consultancy
* Full CIEEM membership/ ability to apply
* Strong knowledge of relevant UK and European legislation
* Ability to write EcIA chapters and HRA assessments
* Strong IT skills
* Experience in carrying out a range of ecological surveying (e.g. Phase 1 Habitat and Protected Species)
* Full UK driving license


* Carrying out a range of field surveys
* Liaising with clients, sub-consultants and office
* Prepare fee proposals
* Carrying out office based work (e.g. day-to-day data analysis and project management)

For more information on this vacancy or any job within the Ecology sector please contact Beth Cook of Penguin Recruitment on: 01792 365 000. Alternatively, you can send an email to:

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published: 07 July 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.