As part of their exciting plans going into 2019, my client is seeking an ambitious Ecologist with a proven track record as both a Technical and Commercial practitioner. You will take a pivotal role within the company, leading a team of experienced and junior Ecologists. Working alongside the Managing Director you will be responsible for the leadership and development of this team. The opportunity to develop your career into a Senior Management position is very clear.
My client enjoys a great reputation with a loyal client base of developers, local authorities, landowners', architects etc. Their projects are not only in the UK, but increasingly they are winning work overseas. The projects are stimulating and challenging, providing you with continual professional development.
Your role will include technical delivery of projects, management of the team as well as undertaking client and business development initiatives for the business.
The culture of this business is very relaxed and yet very professional. They provide a very nice workspace not far from the heart of Bristol. They are able to offer a range of flexible working arrangements to suit your needs. They provide free parking as well as encouraging public transport and fitness.
They offer their staff a highly rewarding career with significant scope for progression.
Key Work Areas
*Managing, coordinating and undertaking ecological surveys for a range of species (while supporting and mentoring more junior staff members)
*Producing high quality reports
*Delivering complex projects on time and to budget
*Undertaking business development and profile raising work
Ideally You Will Have The Following:
*Upwards of 7 years relevant industry experience
*Member of Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management
*Protected species licence(s) would be advantageous
*Appropriate BSc or equivalent qualification
*MSc in a relevant environmental discipline (desirable but not essential)
*Full clean UK driving licence
Rewards & Benefits
My client offers a highly competitive salary along with a range of core benefits. They offer time in lieu, flexible hours, contributory pension, discretionary bonus, phone and laptop, significant mileage rate or car rental, paid membership to relevant industry body. There is also a tangible pathway to a seat on the Senior Management team.
You will have significant input in to the growth and development of the business going forward.
Even if you are even cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.