Biodiversity Manager - Remote

up to £53,000 + Car + Benefits - Planning & Environmental - Environmental
Ref: 431 Date Posted: Monday 20 May 2024

NSB Recruitment currently have an exciting opportunity for a Biodiversity Manager to work for UK’s leading specialist in the stewardship of public open spaces, providing long-term, high-quality management solutions for outdoor areas and amenities on new residential developments.

They own and manage the public open space on over 1,000 developments across the UK with several hundred more already signed up to their management services in the coming years. Many of these sites incorporate designated habitats for wildlife with a requirement to be managed/monitored carefully.

With the onset of Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) becoming mandatory in England and Wales, my client will be procuring many more habitat rich sites that will require BNG specific management.

  • Manage and develop key client relationships in relation to my clients’ services.
  • Promote my client as the best provider of long-term stewardship on residential developments and assume responsibility for any Ecological specific promotion literature.
  • Develop policies and procedures in relation to any Ecological aspect of our management services to ensure compliance.
  • Provide effective internal and external communication to assist in any Environmental type enquiries.
  • Provide on-going support and CPD events.
  • ISO 14001 – Environmental Management.

Location – Leeds (Regular travel will be required for the role mainly in England & Wales and occasionally to offices located throughout the UK); a Company Car will be provided.

To be considered for this exciting Biodiversity Manager role, you will need the following:

  • Qualification in Ecology or Sustainable Land Manager, to support/advise on management requirements and also assist in promoting their services to clients and key industry stakeholders.
  • You will be affiliated with a relevant professional body.
  • You will have a good knowledge conversant in BNG legislation and as well as being conversant in any other Environment related issues that impact the Housebuilding sector e.g. Nutrient Neutrality, Water Neutrality etc., and compliance with Environmental legislation.
  • Excellent communication and client management skills, both written and verbal, as you will be the main communication point, both internally and externally, on Ecological and Sustainability subject matters.

Why apply for this Biodiversity Manager role:

Our client offers a highly competitive salary along with a range of exciting benefits.  This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans ahead.  My client offers a lot of training as well as great scope for progression and reward.  You will have significant input into the growth and development of the business.

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