Experienced EIA Consultant


Crawley, UK

35,000 – 50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package

Penguin Recruitment are pleased to be supporting a leading, multi-disciplinary consultancy, who are looking for an experienced EIA Consultant to join and help grow their dynamic team in the Crawley office.

Our client have an exceptionally strong EIA team, who work on a diverse range of complex and high profile projects. In your role you will work throughout the project cycle from masterplans and feasibility studies, sustainability appraisals and environment management plans. Successful candidates will have a fantastic opportunity to join a highly rated and professional team with a very strong reputation.

The candidate we are seeking should ideally have:

* A positive and proactive approach.
* An appropriate degree (membership of IEMA preferred).
* A minimum of 5 years relevant experience
* A successful track record of EIA co-ordination / project management (including budget control).
* Experience in providing technical input into environmental projects or environmental aspects of larger projects.
* A thorough understanding of EIA, including best practice guidelines, planning processes, environmental assessment methods and case law.
* Excellent report writing, communication and project management skills.
* Excellent client liaison skills.
* The ability to work as part of a team, supervise / support more junior members of staff and deliver integrated services.
* A full UK driving licence

Core responsibilities will include:

* Co-ordination/direction of a variety of EIA projects, including budget control.
* Preparation and project management of Environmental Statements and related deliverables.
* Client liaison and development of client and key influencer relationships.
* Contribution to business development.
* Contribution to various initiatives, such as development of new services and training.
* Preparation of fee proposals and assistance with bids and commercial pitches.
* Autonomous working with excellent communication skills (including technical report writing).
* Team leadership, mentoring and development of junior colleagues commensurate to position.

Our client offer an excellent benefits package which include a competitive salary and excellent career progression. So whether you’re a current project manager or looking to make that move to Director level, and have a strong passion for EIA, then apply today.

Interested? To discuss this position then please contact Jack Porter on 01792 356107, or email a copy of your CV to jack.porter@penguinrecruitment.co.uk and we will be in touch.

published: 07 February 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.