Senior Ecologist/Principal Ecologist. London or Cambridge

£35000 - £45000 per annum
17 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Full Time
Contract Type


Experienced Ecologist required to work within leading international consultancy. Exceptional projects and career progression available

My client is looking for a Senior/Principal Ecologist to join and lead their service delivery in response to rapid growth and newly gained business. You will be working in a company culture of innovation where rewards are plentiful alongside fantastic career progression opportunities.
You will have proven Ecology skills and experience of working within a multidisciplinary environmental team. In return you can expect to receive excellent reward package, flexible benefits and market leading salary.


Cambridge, Croydon


*Supporting a range of elements from co-ordination of field surveys to managing budgets and risk, client liaison and consultations with statutory and non-statutory consultees
*Proven undertaking of Ecological Impact Assessment for EIA's and Habitat Regulation Assessments.
*Ecological field surveys on large infrastructure projects
*Research projects, review of documentation, statistical analysis
*Assessment of the impacts of proposed developments, developing recommendations for the mitigation of ecological impacts and devising monitoring schemes
*Practical habitat creation work or other site supervision tasks
*Demonstrative record of winning work.
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills
*Lead communicator with providing advice to clients
*General administrative / management tasks relating to project quality, environmental issues, and health and safety (including risk assessment), and marketing
*Experience in training, mentoring junior staff.

Capabilities and Qualifications:

*Chartered Environmentalist or Chartered Ecologist
*You will hold a relevant degree
*EPS licence for one or more species
*Excellent commercial and project management skills
*Experience of
*Candidates with invertebrate or freshwater ecology skills desirable

Benefits and Reward

In return my client provides a highly rewarding working environment that includes:

*Fun and vibrant culture
*Market leading salary
*Exposure to exceptional projects both in the UK and overseas.
*Regular reviews and career progression
*Flexible working
*Significant training including support toward gaining chartership and other professional awards
*Professional Subscription
*30 days' holiday
*Significant pension and health care
*Flex benefits package tailored to your needs
*Company bonus

Contact Us;
If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money ( , however if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.
This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape.
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