Consents Manager

Consents Manager

Job Title: Consents Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Reference: BBBH13280_1552468185
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2019 09:09

Job Description

Consents Manager
£48,000 - £58,000 plus benefits

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Consents Manager, responsible for managing and gaining planning consents for projects within the offshore / onshore wind energy sector. Our client is a leading business within the Renewable Energy industry, with the opportunity for an experienced Consents Manager to join their team based in Swindon.

As the Consents Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Overall responsibility of offshore / onshore wind farm consents
  • Managing consent applications within strict timescales and budgets
  • Discharging and amending consent conditions
  • Securing new licences and planning permissions as required
  • Manging construction-relations consent compliance activities
  • Interfacing with 3rd parties, stakeholders, general public and statutory bodies
  • Managing compliance with legal agreements, including leases
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this role, you should have a relevant degree or equivalent training within the Environmental / Science / Engineering industries. You must be competent in environmental science, planning or similar fields, with experience of consenting in the offshore / wind sector, as well as renewable energy or energy/utility sector consenting.

This position could be full time or part time, min 4 days per week, and you must have a full UK driving licence. There will be requirements to travel to multiple sites across the UK and overseas, so a degree of flexibility is needed.

The package on offer for this opportunity includes a competitive basic salary, plus pension, holidays, bonus, car allowance, life insurance, private medical, etc.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217 for a confidential chat.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.