Graduate Ecologist

BSG Ecology


Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Friday, 05 January 2018

Graduate Ecologist (Oxford)

BSG Ecology is seeking an ambitious and motivated graduate-level ecologist.

This is an opportunity to join an intelligent and dynamic team at one of the largest independent ecological consultancies in the country. We are now in our 20th year of business. Our longevity reflects our ability to innovate and respond to change, and the strong team relationships achieved through mutual respect, good communication and investment in mentoring and training.

In order to continue to achieve excellence in the delivery of our services, we are committed to invest in the long-term development and support of our team, and the successful candidate will benefit from enrolment in our graduate development programme.

What you can expect from us:

  • A structured programme of training in all aspects of consultancy work
  • Active mentoring and support from a senior staff member
  • A range of interesting and varied field survey and office-based work
  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities to contribute to company research projects
  • Clear personal development and business objectives and a structured annual review process

What we are looking for

  • Demonstrable enthusiasm for ecology and the environment
  • An emerging technical specialism or good all-round field skills
  • A desire to be challenged, and a proactive approach to learning and personal development
  • Organisation, flexibility, motivation and a desire to deliver high standards of work
  • A good BSc and preferably an MSc in a relevant subject
  • A full driving licence

Further information about the typical attributes of an ecologist level recruit are outlined in the article here.

Information about the training that will be delivered through the graduate development programme can be provided by emailing a request to

Please apply by emailing a CV and covering letter to by Friday 5 January.

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