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EIA Consultants - Renewable Energy

Salary £25,000 - £50,000
Location Hybrid, Nationwide, UK
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This is a {Advertised Permanent / Temporary}, {Advertised Full Time / Part Time} vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

We are looking to recruit a high-calibre Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) project manager / consultant to join our growing EIA & Environmental Management team based in any of our EIA offices across England and Scotland. Depending on the skills, background and experience, the successful candidate is likely to be appointed at consultant, senior consultant, principal consultant, or associate director level within RSK.

Our EIA/EM teams are currently supporting clients on a range of major infrastructure projects throughout the UK before, during and after construction. Our expectation is that you will have an influential role in these projects from the outset and will help shape our response to new market opportunities.

Currently, we are operating remote working for many of our office-based employees and this is expected to evolve into a blended working arrangement when restrictions enable this.


  • Managing and overseeing EIA projects and other environmental studies, including successful delivery, client management and financial control
  • Coordination of multi-disciplinary teams
  • EIA report, EIA screening and/or scoping reports and environmental report documentation preparation and editing
  • Working with regulators and liaising with clients
  • Providing advice on a wide range of environmental issues
  • Pro-active business development to identify new opportunities and win profitable new business
  • Client relationship management to support repeat business
  • Preparation of proposals and tenders successfully
  • Mentoring of junior staff.

Desired experience:

  • Previous consultancy experience in EIA
  • Experience in one or more of the following sectors would be essential: onshore renewable energy, energy storage, energy transmission and distribution, rail, transport, property
  • Experience in managing EIA as part of a Town and Country Planning, Transport & Works Act Order or Development Consent Order
  • Comprehensive knowledge of English environmental legislation
  • Specialist skills in a related subject (e.g. town planning, ecology, hydrology, landscape) would be advantageous but not essential
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Good team player, with the ability to work independently
  • Full UK driving licence.

Person specification:

  • BSc degree level qualified in a relevant subject
  • Preferably MSc qualified in environmental impact assessment, environmental management or a closely related subject
  • Preferably a member of IEMA and/or Chartered Environmentalist/

Salary and benefits: 

  • £25,000 - £50,000 commensurate with relevant experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays and private health care
  • Regular training and career development 

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RSK Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer 

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RSK will not accept unsolicited CVs from agencies other than RSK PSL or Secondary agencies.

RSK is a global leader in the delivery of sustainable solutions. Our family of over 175 environmental, engineering and technical services businesses works together to provide practical solutions to some of the greatest challenges societies have ever faced. These challenges, and the responses to them, are perhaps best captured by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: “a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future”.

We must achieve a truly sustainable future, and to get there, all nations, businesses, organisations and individuals must play a role. RSK is enabling clients around the world to do their bit. We operate in most sectors of the economy, including many of those most critical to future global sustainability, such as water, energy, food and drink, infrastructure, urban development, mining and waste. With our integrated offering across research and development, consultancy and on-the-ground application, we can deliver a complete solution that is unrivalled in the market.

We need an outstanding workforce to help us achieve this. Do you have what it takes?

RSK was founded in 1989 and, now working in more than 40 countries across 6 continents, is a truly global business. We plan to keep growing and are looking for professionals who have the passion, skills, and spirit needed to grow with us.

Since the beginning, our philosophy has remained the same: employ, develop and reward talented individuals. People are at the heart of our business, and we know that our success is founded on the development of our colleagues. At RSK we want you to share in our achievements and we want to support you in achieving your professional goals.  RSK prides itself on providing employees with a rewarding and challenging career by encouraging continuing development and enabling people to reach their full potential. Despite our rapid growth, we are determined to maintain the people-centric culture that RSK was built on, fostering entrepreneurialism, and applying a caring and compassionate approach to working together.

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