SENIOR ECOLOGIST – LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY (REF: 40)

Location: Auckland, New Zealand Salary: Date Listed: 15/02/18 Closing Date: 15/02/19 Visa Status: About This Employer:

Beca is one of the largest employee-owned professional services consultancies in the Asia-Pacific and has operated in over 70 countries. With around 3000 employees, we have the diversity of experience and expertise to tackle major projects. We have over 95 years’ experience in successful client relationships, technical excellence and delivering award-winning project solutions. We’ll provide you with a fun and vibrant atmosphere in which to work, a position that will value your talent and expertise, and a competitive remuneration package.

Job Description:

Senior Ecologist – Environmental Science

This is a key leadership opportunity within our environments business We are open to you being based out of Auckland, Hamilton or Tauranga Be involved in projects of national significance across New Zealand

We’re seeing new opportunities and new challenges emerging across New Zealand. You will be aware of them too – new regulatory regimes; recent growth in land development; major infrastructure projects that support that development; new industries – all with a growing acknowledgement that we need to better understand and manage interactions with ecosystems.

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Ecologist (Aquatic or Terrestrial) to be an integral part of growing Beca’s presence in the marketplace and lead our growing ecology team. We’re looking for a leader to shape the future direction of our team, take us to the market, and to expand and drive growth in our people and our market profile. We have an excellent existing client base to draw upon, and strong prospects that you can help us win and deliver

Qualifications/Requirements:

About you

We’re looking for a high performing professional with a real passion and motivation for success.

You’ll have excellent technical ecological skills coupled with best practice field work procedures and principles, and fluent in New Zealand regulatory requirements as they relate to ecology.

You will also have the skills to build and maintain relationships and the ability to engage effectively with clients, stakeholders and the team. You are an experienced project leader energised by taking on challenging and interesting work and developing our junior member’s skillsets. We have a strong culture of support, and we will be working with you to realise your leadership aspirations.

As well as competitive remuneration, shareholding, health insurance, professional subscriptions, we offer:

• Work within a young and dynamic team

• A business with strong growth prospects in the South Pacific

• An empowering attitude from us to support you in framing Beca’s ecological offerings and develop your own work and career

• A consultancy with significant emphasis on understanding client drivers and providing sound environmental advice

This is a key role to strengthen and lead our ecology offering. This role offers you the freedom to make it your own and forge out an exciting career with significant support of the team in making sure you succeed in this role.

For a confidential conversation call Heather Douglas (Talent Acquisition Partner – 09 300 9136), or simply apply today!