Senior EIA Consultant - Leading UK Consultancy

Solihull, UK

My client is a highly reputable consultancy who provide environmental, planning and design services to clients throughout the UK. Due to continued growth and expansion, this business is looking for a Senior EIA Consultant to join the team and to be based in their Solihull office.

About the Role

Your responsibilities will include:

* Project managing Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs)
* Leading project teams and manage projects of varying scale
* Ensuring that projects are delivered to the highest possible standards, within given time and budget restrictions
* Providing advice and guidance on EIA matters and environment aspects of a range of planning applications
* Producing detailed written work including Environmental Statements (ES)
* Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Maintain strong working relationships with clients and project teams

About You

To be considered for this position, you will meet the following requirements:

* BSc or MSc in a relevant environmental discipline and/or environmental planning experience
* 2-3 years’ experience working within a similar role, ideally within a consultancy setting
* Demonstrable experience coordinating and preparing EIAs and ESs
* Strong working knowledge if current relevant regulations, consents processes and the UK planning system
* Commercial awareness; able to manage to budgets and input into bidding and approval of projects
* Ability to work well within a team as well as independently

For more information or for further vacancies within the Planning sector, please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on 01792 957381. Alternatively, you can send an email and we’ll call you back. Emails to:

KEYWORDS: planning, planner, senior, consultant, consultancy, EIA, environmental, assessment, Solihull

published: 30 May 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.