Environmental Consultant

Brighton, UK

23,000 – 30,000 per annum


Penguin Recruitment are pleased to be working alongside a dynamic and expanding environmental consultancy, who are looking for an experienced Environmental Consultant to join their team in Brighton.

Our client cover a number of sectors including residential, commercial, education and renewable energy developments. Offering a number of services across the Environmental and Ecological markets, this role offers a fantastic opportunity for a skilled Environmental Consultant looking for their next challenge.

Our client are seeking a well-qualified and experienced individual to join in their ambitious growth and development plans. The role will be primarily desk based and duties would include contributing to environmental planning and assessment projects, including:

* Sustainability Appraisals, Strategic Environmental Assessments and Habitats Regulations Assessments of local planning documents and related strategies
* Environmental/Ecological Impact Assessment of masterplanning projects
* Green Infrastructure planning

To be considered for the role you will:

* Qualified to degree level or equivalent in environmental science or a related discipline
* Atleast 2+ years professional experience in a similar role
* An MSc in a relevant subject would be highly beneficial
* Thorough knowledge of UK legislation and technical guidance in relation to environmental assessment, planning and nature conservation
* Demonstrable track record in producing high quality written reports suitable for public consultation
* Membership/Chartership within the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) or similar would be advantageous however not essential


* Developing leadership skills in a small but growing team
* Opportunity to demonstrate and develop your business development skills
* Dedicated personal development budget
* Competitive salary and benefits package

Interested? To discuss this position or other roles in the sector, 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: 21 August 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.