Prime Environment, a family owned ecology consultancy with bases in Derby and Cambridge, are recruiting a Principal Ecologist to lead the delivery of our services in the South East.
Working with the directors and the existing senior ecologist, you will develop and grow our team in the region. You will be responsible for the technical output of the office. You will undertake surveys, manage projects and client relationships, support your staff and report KPIs to the directors. You will be expected to contribute creative ideas and innovation to improve the quality of our technical output, the efficiency of our work and the wellbeing of our staff.
You will have at least seven years’ experience in consultancy, good technical skills (surveying, concise technical writing, tendering, communication) and a wealth of experience in EIA, planning applications, licencing and mitigation. You will also have experience of managing a team and developing and mentoring staff. You will be a highly motivated individual, able to inspire colleagues in a hard-working and supportive environment where collaboration is encouraged and where having happy staff is seen as a sign of success.
To apply for the position, email your CV here.