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Senior Consultant - Environment (Bio-diversity)

London, United Kingdom, £ £ 45000.00-60000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


Environmental Policy, Bio-Diversity, DEFRA, Policy, Policy Consultant.

Your new company
A global consulting company.

Much of their work involves economic analysis and evaluation of public policies, programmes and contexts. It tackles issues at the top of today's policy agenda across:

  • Biodiversity and natural capital
  • Protected areas and conservation
  • Green economy
  • Environmental governance
  • Agriculture and fisheries
  • Food safety, nutrition and health

They are working on many of today's most important policy issues, providing robust evidence and strategic support.

Your new role
They are looking for a Senior Consultant to join their growing environmental policy practice. The environment practice works extensively for UK Government departments (e.g. Defra) and agencies as well as the European Commission (e.g. DG Environment) and its agencies as well as NGOs and industry associations.

The main responsibilities of the role will be to:

  • Undertake policy and/or economic research and analysis
  • Prepare descriptive and analytical reports
  • Contribute to the management of projects and tasks
  • Help them to win new work by contributing to compelling proposals
  • Pursue business development opportunities and build networks and partnerships

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful on application, it is expected that you will possess the following skills/experience:

  • Degree, Master's degree or PhD in relevant discipline
  • Demonstrable interest and experience in environmental policy
  • Strong qualitative, quantitative and analytical skills
  • Skills in economic analysis and appraisal, impact assessment, evaluation and/or environmental economics
  • Good understanding of UK and/or European policy-making process (experience of working on assignments for the UK Government or European Commission would be an advantage)
  • Relevant professional experience of at least 5 years within the context of UK or EU public policy in a related field

What you'll get in return
In return you will be paid up to £60,000 (more may be available for exceptional candidates).

What you need to do now
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Job Details

Full Time
London, United Kingdom
£ £ 45000.00-60000.00 Annual Annual