Historic Environment Consultant

Historic Environment Consultant

The Opportunity

TEP is looking to recruit a suitably qualified Historic Environment Consultant for its multidisciplinary team in Market Harborough, Leicestershire (London, Gateshead and Warrington offices may be considered for Applications with suitable experience).  This is an exciting consultancy opportunity which offers a chance to work in a successful and established archaeology and historic environment team on a range of stimulating and challenging projects, and further your own career and expertise in a supportive multidisciplinary practice.

The Role and Requirements

This post would appeal to an archaeologist or heritage professional in the early stages of their consultancy career. The successful candidate will work as part of TEP’s heritage team and in collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams and other environmental specialists to deliver successful projects.

The role involves providing advice on archaeology and the historic environment to a wide range of clients involved in energy, residential, commercial, infrastructure, private and public sectors. Our projects include the assessment of buried archaeology, historic landscapes, built heritage, and the management of fieldwork projects. 

Key responsibilities will be the production of desk-based assessments and heritage statements, specification of archaeological mitigation measures, the provision of technical advice to clients and colleagues and providing support to the wider heritage team within TEP. The successful candidate should be at least Associate (ACIfA) Grade member of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA), or equivalent professional body, or be eligible for that grade of membership.
The successful candidate will be expected to travel from time to time, including staying overnight at different locations, to meet the requirements of projects.

We envisage that this will be a full-time role for a working week of 37.5 hours, although we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements.

TEP is an Investors in People Gold Standard employer. The post offers a great opportunity for career progression, with in-house mentoring and support in a professional service area that TEP is keen to expand.


Permanent, full-time


TEP offer a competitive salary and benefits package, consistent with the CIfA, ACIfA salary scale, including pension scheme and payment of professional subscriptions. Salary will be dependent on experience. 

To Apply

Please visit our website to view the job specification, providing further details on the position, skills and attributes required. Please note, we are only able to consider candidates already eligible to work in the UK.

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