Senior Ecologist

Location Banbury
Discipline: Construction
Job type: Full Time
Salary: ££30000 - £45000 per annum
Contact name: Kirsty May

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Job ref: J2397
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: 2024-03-04
Join a distinguished ecological consultancy in Oxfordshire, renowned for its dedication to excellence and innovation in environmental services. This esteemed organisation is seeking a Senior/Principal Ecologist to enrich their professional and amiable team, delivering top-tier ecological solutions to a prestigious clientele across the public and private sectors.

Embark on a fulfilling journey with a company that prides itself on setting industry benchmarks, leading the vanguard in tackling emerging ecological challenges. With an internal training programme that is second to none, your career will soar, enhancing your expertise and professional development at an accelerated pace.

As a pivotal member of the ecology team, your role will encompass a spectrum of responsibilities. You will spearhead and execute comprehensive field surveys, encompassing habitats and a variety of species, while managing projects from inception to completion. Your proficiency in research, data management, and client liaison will be instrumental in crafting high-calibre technical reports and ecological assessments.

To excel in this role, you must possess:

- A robust professional background of 3-4 years in ecological consultancy or a related field.
- A relevant degree or postgraduate qualification, underpinned by a strong academic foundation.
- Exceptional report writing skills, delivering clarity and quality.
- A profound knowledge of UK flora and fauna.
- Extensive experience in UK botanical and faunal identification.
- Expertise in Phase 1 habitat surveys and protected species surveys, including mitigation and licensing.
- A comprehensive understanding of UK wildlife legislation and policy.
- The ability to thrive in a dynamic environment, showcasing teamwork and superior communication skills.
- A full driving licence and a car insured for business use.

In recognition of your contributions, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary tailored to your experience, alongside a comprehensive benefits package. This role offers a clear and rewarding career path within a company that is at the forefront of ecological consultancy.

Elevate your career in ecology with a company that not only values quality but actively fosters it. Apply now to become part of a team where your skills will be nurtured, and your professional growth guaranteed.Please contact us on 01708 693100