Senior Environmental Specialist

Location - Leeds or Altrincham

Company - Mott MacDonald

Added - March 2015.

Mott MacDonald's Environment Division has an exciting opportunity for a senior environmental specialist with specialist knowledge of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and environmental planning to join our operations in Leeds or Altrincham.

You will lead EIA project teams to deliver a broad range of environmental projects and advisory services. The teams will consist of a mixture of planners, landscape architects, ecologists, archaeologists, noise, air quality and water resource specialists.

Your typical responsibilities will include:

- Supporting our environment teams to expand the capacity of the Mott MacDonald Group's EIA capabilities
- Undertaking business development and proposal writing to win EIA projects, either as stand-alone services or as part of integrated services offered by the Group
- Supporting the delivery of our annual obligations under the IEMA EIA Kite Mark
- Mentoring and training other staff in EIA best practice, and in environmental management in general
- Undertaking assessments and the analysis and development of environmental improvement schemes
- Leading the co-ordination the production of EIAs
- Responsible for the financial management of EIA projects

Candidate specification

- BSc and MSc in a relevant environmental subject (professional Chartership strongly preferred)
- Extensive professional experience within EIA (knowledge of environmental auditing and environmental management systems would be useful)
- Detailed knowledge of EIA processes and international funding agency requirements
- Excellent knowledge of EU and UK legislation of relevance to environmental planning and environmental management
- Full clean driving licence
- Flexible in your approach to work, able to spend time away from your home base as required (potentially overseas as well as UK-wide).

How To Apply:

Please send your CV direct to Dave Morrison or call +44 (0)1223 463988 for further details.