Environmental Planner / EIA Consultant

This is an exciting time to join one of the UK’s leading development consultancies with exposure to a range of exciting projects...

Pegasus Group
Employer: Pegasus Group
Location: Canwell, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham UK
Salary: Competitive
Closing Date: 19 May 2021
Sector:Construction, Development, Energy, Environmental, Wind Energy
Function: Construction, Installation, Development, Energy/Renewable Energy, Environmental Management, Sustainability/ Sustainable

Due to continued growth, an opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Senior / Principal Environmental Planner / EIA Consultant to join our Environment team in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham. This is an exciting time to join one of the UK’s leading development consultancies with exposure to a range of exciting projects and to make a significant contribution to the Environment team by creating sustainable and successful developments for our existing and growing client base.

You will take a lead on EIA project management and co-ordination in relation to a wide range of development types, along with delivering environmental statements and appraisals to programme and budget. Key tasks will include the management and coordination of multidisciplinary teams; writing and editing screening requests, scoping requests and Environmental Statements (ES); auditing topic specialist ES chapters; and liaising with clients, local planning authorities and other statutory bodies. Other planning duties to assist the delivery of wide-ranging consultancy services on nominated projects such as public consultation, monitoring of planning applications and collation of evidence for appeals.

Person Specification

We seek an Environmental Planner / EIA Consultant at Senior or Principal level with demonstrable postgraduate experience (4 + years) in EIA project management and co-ordination, ideally in relation to large scale residential and commercial led development projects. This includes previous experience of working with multi-disciplinary teams and thorough understanding of a range of technical disciplines with good knowledge of UK planning processes, UK EIA legislation and best practice guidelines. The ideal candidate will hold a relevant degree preferably in environmental impact assessment or a related subject and membership of a relevant professional institution.


Pegasus Group is an equal opportunities employer and committed to ensuring fairness and equality for all. We offer an excellent remuneration package dependent upon experience and potential as well as a flexible and supportive working environment designed to help you to reach your full potential and ensure a flexible work life balance.  If you share our vision and are looking for opportunities in career development, progression, and exposure to a wide client and project base we would love to hear from you!

To apply please email recruitment@pegasusgroup.co.uk