Senior Offshore Environmental Developer

Taylor Hopkinson's client specialises in the development of offshore wind projects. They require a Senior Offshore Environmental Developer to support the Environmental Impact Assessment , Zone Appraisal Planning, stakeholder consultation process and planning applications.

The Role

  • Provision of technical and strategic advice in relation to offshore environmental, planning and stakeholder issues
  • Assist with the management of specialist survey contractors, consultants and advisors including determination of scopes of work, contractor appointment and interpretation of advice received
  • Engaging with key stakeholders
  • Liason with partners and other colleagues to ensure projects are designed and developed to be practical, efficient and safe, that EIAs and consent applications are adequately scoped and that all consents received are fit for purpose
  • Understanding of all relevant health and safety regulations and policies in undertaking all activities
  • Respond to consultations and contribute to external studies/research as appropriate
  • Risk analysis and assessment
  • Regular reporting to the Environment and Consents Manager

The Requirements

  • Have a relevant degree and at least 5 years experience working in an offshore environmental discipline
  • Excellent negotiation skills with stakeholders and national regulators
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent team working skills
  • Proactively identify required tasks
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good IT skills, including experience with MS Word, Excel and Project packages
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Fluency in English (written and oral