Senior Ecologists

BSG Ecology

Oxford, Newcastle, Hathersage (Derbyshire), Newport and Cambridge

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Monday, 06 November 2017

Ecologists sought for various BSG Ecology offices.

We are currently looking for experienced Senior Ecologists to join our team. Posts are available in Oxford, Newcastle, Hathersage (Derbyshire), Newport (South Wales) and in our new Cambridge office.

We are offering a great opportunity to become a key part of a well-established and experienced team of ecologists, working on a varied portfolio of interesting, complex and high-profile projects for a wide-range of clients.

We invest in training to allow our staff to develop in all aspects of consultancy work and we pride ourselves on providing sound, objective advice and high quality technical work to our clients.

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to work for one of the UK’s largest and most experienced independent ecological consultancies within a friendly, intelligent, and supportive team
  • Attractive office locations
  • Professional development to further develop your field survey and consultancy skills
  • A competitive salary and benefits including, stakeholder pension scheme, 25 days annual leave and childcare vouchers amongst others

What we are looking for:

  • Previous relevant professional experience (a track record in ecological consultancy / in the ecology sector)
  • A technical specialism and / or one or more protected species licences
  • An in-depth knowledge and understanding of the planning system and current wildlife legislation
  • Confidence in written and verbal communication and a demonstrable track record in both
  • Project management experience
  • The ability to understand, identify and resolve ecological issues
  • A track record working directly with clients and other professionals in project teams
  • A genuine enthusiasm for ecology and the environment in the UK
  • The desire to promote high professional standards in ecology
  • An organised approach to work, flexibility and a high level of motivation
  • A proactive approach to learning
  • A good BSc or an MSc in a relevant subject
  • A full driving licence.

For further information on the vacancies please visit our website. Applications can also be made by sending CV and covering letter to by 6 November 2017.

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