Ecology Director/Team Lead

£45K - £58K + Significant Benefits
02 May 2019
02 Jun 2019
JSM 11892
Full Time
Contract Type
Career Level
Senior Management

Exceptional opportunity has arisen for an Associate/Director Level Ecologist to take on a pivotal role within an award-winning Multinational Consultancy with one of the most revered Ecology teams in the UK.

This fantastic opportunity represents the chance to join one of strongest and most dynamic Ecology teams within the consultancy sector.  The role offers great scope to play a key role as part of the senior management team comprising of a number of highly respected ecology professionals.  My clients team pride themselves on their culture and ethos and are widely regarded as a great place to work.  You will be working on a range of enviable projects both in the UK and Internationally, using the most cutting-edge techniques and approaches to consulting available in the industry.

This sizeable UK Ecology team has a strong presence in Manchester that requires a dynamic Ecologist at Associate grade or above to lead the team and support further growth.  The post comes with a highly competitive salary and package, as well as significant scope for further progression and career development.

If you are at all interested in finding out more, please get in touch and we’ll be happy to provide you with further information.



What This Opportunity Offers You

By having the largest Ecology team of any UK consultancy, my client is able to secure much of the most desirable and innovative ecology work available.  Joining this team will put you at the forefront of industry and significantly raise your profile.

You will be provided with a highly competitive salary and package, as well as significant flexibility toward your working pattern.  My client core ethos is to provide their staff with a good work life balance.

About the Role

You will be responsible for leading and managing the team on a daily basis, as well developing and implementing the strategy to further grow the team and expand its services. Working closely with the Director of Ecology you will form part of the management team and have input on the direction of the entire team Nationally.

You will be responsible for project and client management, ensuring the delivery of continuous workload for the team.

Capabilities & Qualifications

  • Extensive track record in consultancy, ideally upwards of 8 years post graduate experience
  • Excellent commercial and project management skills
  • Ability to lead and develop a team
  • Relevant Degree (MSc desirable)
  • Chartered
  • Excellent knowledge of all ecological principles, relevant wildlife legislation and ecological impact assessment
  • In-depth knowledge of plant or animal groups and appropriate field survey skills
  • Hold various Survey and/or Development Licences

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.

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