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London 109 The Print Rooms London SE1 0LH Mattinson Partnership Natural Capital Consultant
Reference #: 21537_1674580162
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Sector: Environment
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 24/01/2023

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Natural Capital Consultant to join a team of natural capital and strategic biodiversity specialists within a value-driven independent environmental consultancy.

The company has a wealth of experience across a range of sectors and through all stages of planning, development and corporate sustainability. With a deep understanding of the built, natural and social environment, they have an excellent reputation for creating innovative solutions for integrating biodiversity within the built form.

The role would entail work on a variety of natural capital projects; many of which would involve bespoke approaches to measurement and valuation of natural capital, ecosystem service flow and biodiversity value. This might involve the use of metrics such as the Biodiversity Metric 3.1 or the Environmental Benefits from Nature (EBN) tool, alongside myriad other tools and assessment methodologies.

Projects may involve the creation of nature positive strategies for real estate managers or biodiversity and carbon enhancement plans for landscape management. Every project the natural capital team work on aims to deliver gains for nature, carbon and people, alongside all other ecosystem services, leveraged using a wide array of financial and regulatory drivers.

Alongside managing projects, the successful candidate would be responsible for tender production, client liaison, financial management and project programming. Undertaking technical reviews, providing outward facing support and inputting into business generation can also be expected.

The successful candidate needs to demonstrate that they are:

  • Ideally 3+ years of professional experience
  • Degree in a relevant scientific degree (ecology, biology, environmental science or similar)
  • MCIEEM and CEnv/CEcol (desirable)
  • Excellent understanding of the concepts of natural capital and ecosystem service valuation, and the ways in which these concepts can be leveraged for the betterment of nature
  • Good understanding of the concepts of natural capital and ecosystem services
  • Highly organised and motivated individual with a desire to learn new skills
  • Excellent report writing and analytical skills
  • Enthusiastic about nature conservation

If this sounds of interest, give Jade a call on 02079602586/07872500661, or apply with a copy of your CV. All conversations will be held in the strictest of confidence.

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