Vacancy – Senior/Principal Ecologist, York

28 July 2017

Our ecology team works as part of a multi-disciplinary environmental and planning consultancy in all major sectors and at all stages of project lifecycle, from feasibility to operational monitoring.

We are recruiting a Senior/Principal Ecologist to join our York team to work on projects throughout the UK. The successful candidate will have at least one year of experience as a Senior Ecologist in a consultancy role and at least Associate membership of CIEEM.

The candidate should have a demonstrable track record of managing and undertaking ecological services at all scales and across sectors and be comfortable dealing directly with clients and third parties. Surface is a multi-disciplinary consultancy and so experience of working with other environmental disciplines and planners is desirable. The Senior Ecologist will work within an established team of ecologists and be responsible for working with staff of all grades across teams, mentoring junior ecology staff and managing subcontractors.

In order to maintain our highly respected professional service we expect excellent attention to detail and communication skills. The candidate will also be responsible for proposals and tendering, so good commercial and financial awareness are essential.

Please send your CV to  to apply.

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