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Vacancy: Senior Ecologist

16th November 2017

This position has now been filled and is no longer available.
Please refer to our careers page.

Due to exciting project developments and growing business we are looking to recruit a Senior Ecologist to join our ecology team in the UK.

Our perfect match is an ambitious senior ecologist with a natural aptitude for winning new work, who will directly support our Head of Ecology.

The role

We are looking for a senior ecologist with excellent communication skills, able to confidently engage with clients, stakeholders, consultees, and our growing team.

The role involves surveying, reporting and advising clients as well as management of project budgets and client relationships.

This position requires someone with expertise in both enabling clients to achieve their objectives, and enhancing projects for clients and the environment.

You will be able to represent the company and our clients in a variety of arenas including public consultations and inquiries.

We are offering the successful candidate a competitive package and great career development opportunity, within a supportive and creative working environment.

Essential experience, qualifications and attributes

  • Proven track record of delivering ecology consultancy at a senior level
  • Excellent communicator
  • Experience in a team management role
  • Experience of developing business with new and existing clients
  • Protected species licences
  • Full Member of CIEEM
  • Full clean driving licence and own transport


About us

Engain is a thriving team of ecologists, environmental scientists and geographers, working with UK and international clients. The backgrounds and combined specialist knowledge of our consultants make us well-rounded advisors.

We have a reputation for offering friendly and impartial environmental expertise, and are supportive professionals, fostering a technically progressive working environment, where shared experience and a desire to innovate drive our business forward.

Our main UK office is based in a town centre Grade II listed former school building, which now provides a contemporary, collaborative working environment for many growing independent businesses.


For more details, an informal chat or to submit your application with a full CV, please email info@engain.com

Get in touch

To discuss your project requirements, please contact our experienced team