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Senior Environmental Technical Advisor

Job Description

Senior Environmental Technical Advisor

Location: UK, Ireland, remote

Start: asap

Type: permanent

**** Applicant must have full driver's license.

Main Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Execute activities related to environmental due diligence and advisory projects being undertaken by Natural Power, with emphasis on interdisciplinary thinking and approach.
  • Lead, manage and contribute to projects, acting as the main point of contact for clients as well as coordinating workstreams internally.
  • Prepare, negotiate, and deliver proposals and contracts in conjunction with the business development team.
  • Contribute to thought leadership, internal processes and tools, and development of new service offerings in your field.
  • Occasional travel within Europe as part of project delivery, for client meetings, or to attend events.

Education & Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant environmental discipline.
  • Postgraduate degree in relevant discipline.

Specialist Knowledge and Skills

  • Significant knowledge of undertaking EIA for renewable energy projects.
  • Significant knowledge of environmental impacts and risks that may arise from renewable energy projects during construction and operation.
  • Working knowledge of relevant environmental and planning legislation / guidance, and survey / interpretation methods.
  • Excellent report writing skills, high command of English and strong communication skills.
  • Flexible approach to managing concurrent tasks and handling short order pieces of work.
  • Understanding of UK and European energy market developments and policy context.
  • Knowledge of wind energy and battery storage projects.

Relevant experience

  • Undertaking environmental due-diligence for renewable energy projects.
  • Experience of environmental consultancy for renewable energy projects.
  • Provision of advice to clients on projects' environmental risks. ROLE PROFILE
  • Experience in managing complex projects and being accountable to external stakeholders.