Environmental Project Manager

North West, South West • Up To £55K + Bens • Ref: JSM 1148

Biodiversity, Carbon, EIA - Environmental Impact Assessment

Posted 29th January 2024

My client is a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy, seeking an experienced and dynamic Environmental Project Manager to join their established team. With a commitment to delivering high-quality solutions, they work closely with UK water companies, overseeing a diverse range of projects that include Carbon, Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG), Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), and Permitting.


Exeter, Swindon, Manchester

Key Responsibilities

As an Environmental Project Manager, you will play a pivotal role in driving the success of my clients’ projects and ensuring the highest standards of environmental management. Your responsibilities will include:

Project Oversight:
·       Manage a portfolio of projects for UK water companies, ensuring successful delivery within scope, time, and budget.
·       Oversee environmental aspects, including Carbon reduction initiatives, Biodiversity Net Gain strategies, Environmental Impact Assessments, and permitting processes.
Stakeholder Engagement:
·       Collaborate effectively with internal teams, clients, and external stakeholders to ensure clear communication and understanding of project goals.
·       Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, regulatory bodies, and project partners.
Regulatory Compliance:
·       Stay abreast of relevant environmental regulations and guidelines to ensure projects align with legal requirements.
·       Provide guidance on compliance issues and proactively address regulatory challenges.
Project Planning & Reporting:
·       Develop comprehensive project plans, outlining deliverables, milestones, and resource requirements.
·       Generate regular reports on project progress, identifying and mitigating risks as necessary.
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA):
·       Lead or contribute to EIA processes, ensuring the thorough assessment and documentation of environmental impacts.
·       Provide strategic input to EIA strategies and coordinate with relevant specialists.
Carbon & Biodiversity Initiatives:
·       Design and implement Carbon reduction projects, working towards sustainable solutions.
·       Develop and manage Biodiversity Net Gain strategies, promoting positive impacts on ecosystems.

Qualifications & Experience

·       Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Management, or a related field.
·       Proven experience in environmental project management within the consultancy sector.
·       Strong knowledge of UK water industry practices and regulations.
·       Familiarity with Carbon reduction initiatives, Biodiversity Net Gain, EIA, and permitting processes.
·       Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
·       Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver high-quality results.

Rewards & Benefits

·       Competitive salary up to £55,000, commensurate with experience.
·       Highly competitive benefits package.

Even if you are cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.

How to Apply

If you are a passionate and experienced Environmental Project Manager looking to make a significant impact in a dynamic consultancy environment, we invite you to apply. Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience.

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 (jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk).  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 Environmental and Sustainability, including ESG, EIA and Ecology, Contaminated Land, Environmental Planning, Air Quality and Noise.

Phone - 01934 312155
Email - jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk
Website - www.jsm-associates.co.uk
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