Job Title: Senior Ecologist
Location: Inverness and Carlisle

Who Are We Recruiting For?

Our client, a prominent player in the field of ecological consulting, is seeking a qualified and motivated Senior Ecologist to develop their ecology team. This opportunity lies within a company that values creativity, determination, and a strong commitment to environmental sustainability.

What Will You Be Doing?

As a Senior Ecologist and Team Lead, your role will encompass a range of responsibilities aimed at fostering team growth, ensuring technical excellence, and driving successful project outcomes. Your duties will include:

  • Planning and allocating tasks within the ecology team
  • Overseeing the quality and accuracy of the team’s work
  • Managing team performance and offering training and support
  • Collaborating with the Ecology Manager and other Senior Consultants to integrate and optimize performance across teams
  • Ensuring technical excellence and adherence to best practices across the Ecology Team

Are You the Ideal Candidate?

The ideal candidate for this role will possess the following qualifications, skills, and competencies:

  • BSc and/or MSc in Ecology or a related field
  • Membership in a relevant professional body such as the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM)
  • Proficiency in various ecological survey methodologies and assessments, including Phase 1, UKHab, NVC, and European Protected Species surveys
  • Strong project management skills and experience in EIA and HRA report production
  • Experience in habitat management, ornithology, and EcoW project management
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders

What’s in It for You?

This role offers a unique opportunity to work within a vibrant and motivated team, contributing to both business development and ecological excellence. In addition to a competitive salary commensurate with your qualifications and experience, the company provides the following benefits:

  • Access to a company pool car for required travel
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities
  • A supportive and dynamic work environment focused on successful project delivery and client satisfaction
  • The chance to be part of an award-winning team that is dedicated to sustainable practices

Who Are We?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy specializing in talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We are committed to a sustainable world and contribute a portion of our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops innovative renewable energy solutions for disadvantaged communities.

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