Principal Environment Consultant

Location Leeds
Sector: Environment and Sustainability
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £58000 per annum
Job ref: KS2536_1697628349
Published: 9 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Principal Environment Consultant

Leeds | Hybrid

Circa £58,000 + Excellent Benefits

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a leading global Civil Engineering Consultancy to recruit a Principal Environment Consultant. The role will involve supporting project delivery for a range of clients on major infrastructure projects, to identify, advise, and provide solutions for their environmental issues. This is a great opportunity to join a growing Environmental team, which provides the opportunity to develop your technical knowledge and project management skills.

This is a hybrid position, with autonomy to manage your own diary.

Responsibilities for the Principal Environmental Consultant will include:

  • Provide a variety of environmental risk reduction and consultancy services, including Environmental permit application, legal compliance and environmental input into design development, to a wide range of industry sector clients
  • Project manage and produce environmental assessment reports to provide tailored advice, specific to clients' environmental requirements
  • Assisting on project management and delivery across the whole process, from proposals through to task completion
  • Seek areas of improvement, working with members of the team to deliver best practice

The successful Principal Environmental Consultant will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role, ideally within an environmental consultancy, construction or related industries
  • Ideally an Environmental or related degree (or equivalent), and ideally a member of a relevant professional body (e.g. IEMA)
  • Experience working with stakeholders on site
  • Drive to develop their environmental career, with excellent written and verbal communications skills

For more information on this opportunity or to discuss your next career move, contact Katherine Say at or 01923 432 634. Job Ref: KS2536.

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