Our client is an environmental consultancy that is highly respected as a leader in its sector. This exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Land/Environmental Management specialist to manage and practically deliver land management, ecology, woodland and agricultural contracts and mitigation works in a fast moving, client focussed commercial environment.
The role will involve:
-Designing, specifying, managing and delivering profitable contracts including land management, ecology, woodland, agricultural and ecological mitigation and habitat creation schemes for a range of development, utility and rail projects.
-Applying for and obtaining a range of environmental consents and permits.
-Preparing Environment Management Plans (EMP) and Waste Management Plans (WMP).
-Negotiating favourable commercial terms and managing subcontractors and suppliers to deliver projects
-Tendering and managing contracts for land management works on clients land.
-Project management including preparing project method statements, health and safety and environmental risk assessments, materials and traffic management plans as well as project quality plans.
-Supervising practical works on site effectively as well as managing quality and commercial issues.
-Carrying out sales and business development activities.
In order to be considered for this role, you will have:
-A full driving licence as well as flexibility with regard to type of work, timing and location.
-Excellent commercial and project management skills.
-Good generalist knowledge of agriculture, land management, habitat management and practical conservation.
-Experience of the application process for obtaining a range of environmental consents from legislative bodies and planning authorities.
-Experience of preparing Environmental Management Plans and Waste Management Plans.
-Knowledge of the Flood Risk Assessment process as part of EA consenting requirements.
-Membership of the Association for Project Management (APM) or hold suitable qualifications and experience to become a member.
-Membership of RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) as a Rural or Environment Surveyor or hold suitable qualifications and experience to become a chartered member.
-Membership of IEMA (Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment) or hold suitable qualifications and experience to become a member.
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