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Environmental Consultant


19th April 2023

Job Type:



Nationwide, remote working options offered

Working Hours:

37.5 hours per week


£ competitive

The Company

Environmental Monitoring Solutions (EMS) partners with clients to make sure that environmental regulations, legislation, and goals are met. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Environmental Consultant to join our dynamic team. This permanent position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance their career in environmental compliance and gain hands on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace.

Based within the Advisory Team, you will work closely with all areas of consultancy, providing guidance and support to clients for them to meet and maintain compliance with environmental legislation and enhance their green credentials and performance. This includes carrying out audits, applying for permits and licences, advising on legislation, producing environmental procedures and documentation, and often acting as the client’s Environmental Manager. This inspiring position offers opportunity to progress into a higher role through structured career development pathways.

Your Responsiblities

  • Providing environmental guidance and support to customers for them to maintain compliance and enhance their environmental performance
  • Managing your own client accounts, build and maintain relationships and manage expectations
  • Liaising with external agencies
  • Ensuring that services are delivered in line with the company’s quality systems and processes
  • Supporting the growth of both the business division and EMS

Your Experience

  • A relevant undergraduate or postgraduate degree in environmental science of equivalent
  • Implementing, maintaining and/or auditing Environmental Management Systems to ISO14001 standards
  • Understanding relevant environmental legislation and how this translates to clients
  • Identifying environmental impacts and liabilities and recognising effective solutions to mitigate risks
  • Consultation and engagement with regulatory bodies (i.e., Local Authorities, Environment Agency)
  • Carrying out environmental inspections and audits including legal compliance
  • Environmental Permitting including preparing and submitting applications to the regulatory bodies
  • Working knowledge of the construction, food and drink, manufacturing, and healthcare sectors
  • Working with clients to identify cost effective ways to minimise waste and adopt sustainable solutions
  • Preparing reports and documents
  • Associate Membership and ideally working towards Practitioner with IEMA or equivalent
  • Continuous Professional Development (CPD) including Environmental Management Implementation course and EMS Auditor Training course or equivalent

Your Skills

  • Proactive and ambitious, with a proven track record of understanding and interpreting client’s environmental needs and responsibilities
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills, with demonstrable experience of managing several projects at any one time
  • Proficient reporting and written skills articulating technical details to a range of stakeholders
  • Excellent people management and communication
  • Able to successfully meet client expectations and tackle challenges
  • Full, clean UK driving licence

Your Benefits

  • Access to our employee perk scheme
  • Commitment to supporting the causes which are important to our employees
  • Investment in professional development and accreditation
  • Employee Assistance Scheme
  • Cycle to work salary sacrifice scheme
  • Work from home options
  • Free winter flu jab

How to Apply

To apply for the role please send your CV and a covering letter to the recruitment team (

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