Environmental Consultant

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In working for a dynamic, well established international organisation, the successful incumbent will project manage within various locations including Africa. Our reputable client has vast industry knowledge and expertise within the Mining sector as well as, Oil & Gas sectors, Environmental & Agriculture and is looking for an experienced and professional Environmental Consultant to join their esteemed team.


  • Company: International Environmental Company
  • Location: London, UK/Jersey (Channel Islands)
  • Date Posted: 06/02/2023
  • Industry: Environmental Consulting
  • Nationality: Must have the legal right to work in the UK
  • Salary: To be discussed
  • Qualifications: Post graduate degree in Environmental Management or similar.
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Responsible to project manage the environmental legislative processes applicable to the relevant country;
  • Maintain an awareness of country applicable legislation and the potential impact on the various projects;
  • Ensure the team maintains a high-quality standard in the services provided and in the deliverables produced;
  • Participate in marketing the company and bringing in new business/projects;
  • Effectively manage tasks relating to team management which includes resource allocation and workload forecasting as well as budget and revenue forecasting;
  • Manage project budgets and schedules and liaise with clients and authorities
  • Effectively manage and co-ordinate the day-to-day office administration;
  • Project supervise Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) according to the relevant legislation);
  • Project supervise Environmental Permitting and Mining Applications;
  • Work in close collaboration with specialists from other disciplines;
  • Consult with affected parties;
  • Build and maintain a strong network of relationships
  • Manage and deliver on multiple projects and tasks concurrently.
  • Train and develop junior staff

Minimum Requirements

  • Post graduate degree in Environmental Management or similar.
  • Professional Registration would be beneficial. (e.g. EAPASA/CIWEM etc.)
  • 5 + years’ experience, preferably within an environmental consultancy.
  • Project Management Certificate would be beneficial.
  • Understanding of applicable environmental and social legislation.
  • Understanding and practical experience with environmental authorization processes.
  • Superior EIA and EMP report writing.
  • Proven experience in large Project Managing environmental and social processes.
  • Proven experience in managing a Project team.
  • Excellent communication skills (Both verbal and written).
  • Experience and knowledge of the resources industry (mining sector, oil and gas and renewables) would be helpful
  • Willing to travel locally and internationally, including Africa.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Must have the legal right to work in the UK

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