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Senior / Principal EIA Project Manager - Environmental

Mold, Flintshire

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Hybrid Working


Sector: Renewable Energy

Posted: 14/11/2023

Ref: BBBH22749_1699953011

Principal/Senior Consultant EIA & Consenting - Renewable Energy
Hybrid working - Mold / North Wales
Up to £50,000 Plus Benefits
Astute are proudly partnered with our client who provide environmental and planning solutions across a variety of projects. We are looking for a Principal/Senior Consultant to join the growing team in Environmental Assessment and Consenting. You will have experience working in projects within the renewable energy sector and a minimum of 7 years' experience as an established EIA Practitioner or Environmental Planner. You will play a pivotal role in supporting the Technical Director and Senior Leadership Team in the management of large complex projects and contribute to the development of the business.
Roles & Responsibilities
As the Principal/Senior Consultant you will be responsible for:
  • Managing the delivery of a variety of projects both in size and nature, including costing, scheduling, and invoicing of subcontractors.
  • Preparing tenders, sourcing quotes and submitting fee proposals.
  • Supporting with identification of project risk and plan appropriately
  • Completing site surveys and desk top assessments to provide the technical assessments required for project.
  • Act as the Key Account Manager for larger clients
  • Providing Directors and stakeholders with technical reports
  • Growth of the business, take action on additional development opportunities through current clients, referrals and industry events.
  • Mentoring and supporting junior consultants
  • Assist in the management of the EIA and Consenting team including business planning, forecasting and finance & budgeting. Deputising for the team where needed.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A Masters Degree in an Environmental discipline
  • Ideally a Chartered Environmentalist or Town Planner
  • 7 years' experience with EIA and Consenting
  • In-depth understanding of the planning and environmental assessment legislations across the UK.
  • Renewables project experience
  • Project Management skills - ability to plan, work to budgets and deliver to deadlines
  • Full Driving Licence
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • Salary up to £50,000
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Flexible Hybrid working
  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Employee Discount and reward scheme
How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07441 391 419 to speak to Laura who can tell you more.

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