International Biodiversity Consultant/Specialist

Location
London
Salary
£40000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Bens & Bons
Posted
07 Jan 2019
Closes
07 Feb 2019
Ref
JSM 11842
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Biodiversity Specialist required to work for market leading multi-disciplinary/multinational consultancy. The position can be based in either Bath, London or Edinburgh. Other locations will be considered.

My client has a fantastic reputation as a top employer offering fantastic work culture, diversity of projects and continual career progression. Due to continual growth and success globally, they now have an exciting opportunity for someone to join their established team. You will play a key role within their global impact assessment team. You will be working on a wide range of high-profile projects both in the UK and internationally. You will have the opportunity to travel to locations including; Africa Europe, Russia and Asia.

Location
Bath, London or Edinburgh

Required Skills & Qualifications
*A BSc in a relevant ecological discipline
*An MSc in a relevant discipline (desirable but not essential)
*Highly technical with a commercial outlook
*Strong understanding of International Finance Institutions' standards (e.g. IFC PS 6), including experience with Critical Habitats and the concepts of ecosystem services
*Experience in ecological advisory services in due diligence and impact assessments
*The ability to travel to project sites and work with various client teams
*Experience in the design, review and implementation of ecological impact assessments, biodiversity baseline studies, action plans and offset strategies
*Preparation of proposals, proven work winning skills, team leadership and project management
*A full UK driving licence and eligibility to work in the UK
In this role you will be working alongside my clients highly successful ecology team, as well as biodiversity experts and impact assessors both in the UK and internationally.

About My Client
My clients Environmental Division is a global team, within a leading engineering, design and consultancy company. Widely Trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health and social issues. My client has more than 2000 staff worldwide. They work across areas such as Buildings, Transport, Planning and Urban Design, Water, Environment and Health, Energy, and Management Consulting. My client has a very strong employee focused ethos, with health and well-being very central to their core values. You will be working in a highly rewarding and supportive environment. The role offers significant scope for further career progression and ongoing training and development.
Even if you are even cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.