ARC Ecological Services Ltd

Bournemuth, Dorset
£25,000 – £27,500 depending on experience

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract 01202 391319 Helen Wraight

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Monday, 13th May 2019  

ARC Ecological Services Ltd is seeking an Ecologist as it enters a new period of growth. You will play a key role in securing business, delivering projects and helping to operate the consultancy. You will help to increase the scale of consultancy business, and propose options for developing the consultancy in future. The role will report to the Managing Director of ARC Ecological Services Ltd.

The Ecologist will be employed by Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (ARC) and seconded to ARC Ecological Services Ltd. You will have the opportunity to work alongside ARC’s specialist staff and involve them in consultancy project delivery where appropriate. You will have an opportunity to learn from and contribute to ARC’s conservation projects.

We are seeking a highly motivated ecologist with at least 2 years’ consultancy experience, and considerable expertise with amphibians and reptiles in a consultancy setting. You should have held an EPS mitigation licence from Natural England, Natural Resources Wales or Scottish Natural Heritage. Opportunities for training will be provided.

The post is offered for an initial 1 year period, and this may be extended depending on personal performance and progress with consultancy development. The post will commence as soon as possible.

For further information, including Job Description and Person Specification please go to or contact Helen Wraight at the Trust Office on 01202 391319 for an application pack, or request a pack by email at

Closing date for applications - Monday 13th May 2019 – 9.00am. Interviews will be held week commencing 3rd June 2019 in Bournemouth.

Please return your completed application form together with a brief covering letter to Helen Wraight, Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust, 655a Christchurch Road, Boscombe, Bournemuth, Dorset BH1 4AP or email to

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Jim Foster ( For more information on ARC Ecological Services Ltd please see

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