BATMAN! Senior Bat Ecologist/Consultant

£25000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
12 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
JSM 11779
Full Time
Contract Type

Do you want to be Batman/Batwoman?

Are you enthusiastic, dedicated and want to join a newly established Environment Team within a fast growing Planning Consultancy?  My client is looking for an experienced Ecologist with a Bat Licence (or close to obtaining one) to join this new and exciting team.  This opportunity is exclusive to JSM Associates.

Birmingham/Worcester/Nottingham/Remote Working Available. Part-Time Considered.

My client has a strong work-life balance ethic, offering great working flexibility with annualised hours. They have recently been awarded a glowing report following an Investors in People assessment. They have high staff retention levels and are looking to grow their team with a supportive outlook, career progression and training paramount in their ethos. This role offers an interesting and varied work load.

Essential Skills

You will be an experienced Ecologist with strong field and report writing skills, and a team player who will also work well on their own initiative. You will be working alongside a large planning team supporting them on a wide range of projects. Due to it being a new team, this position offers you great scope for career progression and to make your mark.

Capabilities & Qualifications

*A relevant degree
*Member of CIEEM, or working towards
*Level 2 Bat Licence, or close to obtaining one
*In-depth knowledge of bat ecology, survey methods and mitigation
*Excellent project management skills
*Project management
*Desk Studies
*Designing, organising and carrying out bat surveys
*Assessing the impact of proposed developments
*Produce ecology reports
*Attend client meetings

In return my client offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package, flexible working, training and support. Essential to their staff is a great work-life balance.

Don't hesitate in applying for this position, our client is very highly regarded and the opportunity to join this company shouldn't be missed. Highly recommended for a chat.

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 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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