Senior Environmental Planning Consultant – Prestigious Strategic Planning Consultancy

Central London, Flexible Home Working • Up To £55K Dependent on Experience + Exceptional Bens Inc Significant Bonus • Ref: JSM 1126

EIA - Environmental Impact Assessment, Sustainability

Posted 25th September 2023

Rare opportunity for an ambitious EIA Consultant to join one of the UK’s most exciting and prestigious planning consultancies.  By being part of this firm’s specialist Environmental team, you will benefit from enjoying significant responsibility whilst working on a wide range of high profile and complex projects.

This highly sought-after brand employs only the most highly regarded practitioner in the UK, ensuring their reputation as a trusted advisor to their clients. They work on a great range of nationally significant and challenging projects.  They have a really vibrant culture, superb office space in Soho and it comes with an above market salary and package.

My client has a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious consultant with ideally upwards of 3 years industry experience and a keen interest in EIA, ES and SEA’s.   You be joining a tight knit team of  specialists with a significant portfolio of highly prestigious projects.  They are looking to appoint a senior consultant to their team to support their growth plans.  You will be working within a fast paced and exciting culture whilst gaining significant experience in all aspects of the planning system, including significant exposure to client facing.

By joining the team, you will learn a lot in a short space of time.  They are winning and delivering some of the most exciting projects out there.  This is your opportunity to be part of this dynamic team in an independent consultancy that prides itself in being unique in their approach.

In addition, my client offers a full programme of events to actively encourage CPD and help you reach your professional goals.  In addition there are 2 companywide, fully paid holidays each year, one of skiing and one summer break.


Central London (flexible working arrangements available)

Role Responsibilities Include

·         Co-ordinate UK EIA projects, including liaising with the multi-disciplinary teams and statutory authorities.
·         Coordinate the production of Environmental Statements and additional reports required throughout the planning process.
·         Supporting the team in the delivery of significant and complex projects
·         Liaise with relevant clients and stakeholders.
·         Support the team in developing innovative ideas to enhance the outcome for the client.

About You

·         Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject. MSc Desirable.
·         Upwards of 3 years’ relevant industry experience.
·         Excellent verbal and written skills
·         Highly ambitious attitude and enjoys responsibility.
·         Enjoys liaising with clients.
·         Able to support/mentor junior staff.
·         Thorough knowledge of UK regulations.
·         Keen to develop innovative ideas to enhance outcomes for the client.

About this Opportunity

My client has a reputation as a great place to work, both from a professional and social perspective.  There are 2 annual company paid holidays, one summer, one winter (ski).  They have a highly vibrant and fun office culture, with an excellent salary and benefits scheme in place.

Contact Us

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money (  However, if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round.  We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.

This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.  JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape.

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