Principal Ecologist

North West
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Ecology Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Earth Jobs, Eco Jobs, Green Jobs, Nature Jobs, Environment Jobs, Countryside Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Management, Science, Development, Ecologist, Reporting, Infrastructure
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary Description:
Start Date:
Lewis Davey
Job Ref:

A global multi disciplinary consultancy are looking for a Principal / Technical Director Ecologists for their growing Manchester office.

They are currently looking to build and develop the ecology team in Manchester and so are looking to put some more senior positions in place. In addition to a Director of Ecology opening, which will focus on leading and building an ecology team, we are also keen to hear from candidates at Associate Director and Principal level who want to play an integral part in building this ecology division. This is a great opportunity to work across a range of projects including infrastructure, frameworks with local councils and utilities.

The main duties of the successful candidate will include; leading and mentoring a team of ecologists on various projects, managing and overseeing ecological projects, preparing ecological impact studies, scheme reports and feasibility studies, and integrating the regional delivery and supporting the UK ecology delivery. With this role being in a new office there is also need for the candidate to drive new business, so we are looking for seasoned ecologists who have a good track record in business development, whilst also delivering on the existing projects that the company already has.

The ideal candidate will be; a full member of CIEEM and hold chartered status, qualified to degree level or higher in field of Ecology or Natural Sciences, have proven experience in most aspects of ecological projects, ability to manage and lead a team, good understanding of the environmental legislation pertinent to the UK and experience of HRA, and have experience in business development.

Services advertised are those of an employment agency. Lewis Davey recruits talent and provides market intelligence and business development services to the Cleantech & Sustainability, Town Planning and Development, Environmental and Smart Cities industries.

For the last decade or so, we’ve specialised in working with sustainability professionals looking to progress their careers in the direction they want to. We do this by spending time to understand your career goals and aspirations, providing feedback on how your candidacy might be perceived in the market and then keeping you informed of any relevant opportunities as and when they arise.

We are always looking to welcome more people to our network of sustainability professionals and work with you over your career as you look to develop and move forward.

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