London, UK

This company are looking for an experienced ecologist to join their team with the ambition to later progress into a Senior Consultant role. This company was established in 2005 and have since built a reputation for their highly professional and ethical service, and are now considered the UK’s number one ecological consultancy. This vacancy is ideal for ecologists with 3/4 years’ experience looking for career progression with a competitive salary.


* 3 years’ post graduate experience within an environmental or ecological consultancy
* Full CIEEM or the ability to apply for membership
* BSc or equivalent in Ecology, Biology or a related Environmental discipline
* At least one protected species license (e.g. bat, GCN, dormouse, Barn owl)
* The ability to produce a range of ecological reports and documents
* The ability to use a range of field equipment (e.g. GIS, MS word and Excel)
* A full UK driving license
* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
* Extensive survey experience
* An in depth understanding of UK legislation and planning policy


* Supporting a wide range of surveys (e.g. GCN, bat, water voles and badgers)
* Carrying out office-work (e.g. day-to-day data analysis and some project management)
* Liaising with a range of clients
* Working on mitigation and translocation
* Assisting with ecological impact assessments

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

Keywords: ecology, ecologist, senior, management, consultancy, protected species, bat, GCN, environment, environmental, sustainability, survey

published: 18 July 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.