This is a great opportunity to join our experienced, friendly and supportive Oxford team, and one of the largest independent ecological consultancies in the UK.
Our office is in a small business park on a diversified farm at Cassington, just north of Oxford; staff can make use of a heated swimming pool, tennis courts and an on-site café.
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer benefits that include a flexible working policy, contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave and private healthcare amongst others.
The Principal Ecologist role will involve mentoring staff, managing and technically directing a range of projects, and working with the other Principal Consultants in the Oxford office to co-ordinate staff commitments. The applicant would report to the Oxford office Partner, Peter Shepherd, and would attend meetings of the cross-practice Senior Management Group.
An ideal candidate will have:
BSG Ecology was established in 1997, and is one of the largest independent ecological practices in the UK with a nationwide permanent staff of fifty, over six offices.
We are the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management Best Medium Consultancy of the Year for 2018. This prestigious award reflects our demonstrable track record on projects that deliver on biodiversity as well as commercially, our commitment to sharing learning and good practice, the structured professional development of our staff, and our promotion of high standards in the profession.
Our vision is to be the first choice ecology consultancy and to continue to build our success on rewarding and challenging work. Our focus is on helping our clients achieve their aims, as well as securing the best outcomes for the environment.
Please send a CV along with a covering letter detailing why you are interested in the role to Pat Clayton firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 25th March 2019.