Ecologist (Bats)

Arcus has an exciting opportunity for a talented Ecologist with experience in Bat Ecology and Impact Assessment. The successful candidate will have extensive ecological experience and an excellent knowledge of ecological guidance, legislation and policy as well as previous experience carrying out Environmental Impact Assessments.

The Role

  • Maintaining and building our established client relationships and project portfolio;
  • Leading and coordinating business development initiatives;
  • Directing / managing multi-disciplinary projects including complex EIAs;
  • Mentoring and developing colleagues within the Environment Team; and
  • Liaison with clients, consultees and sub-contractors to ensure delivery of projects.

Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Ecology;
  • +5 years’ experience managing a wide range of ecological projects;
  • Experience in Bat Ecology and Impact Assessment;
  • Knowledge of the EIA process, preferably related to renewable energy projects;
  • Experience of business development and winning new work; and
  • Membership of a recognised professional institution.

For further information on this vacancy, please download a copy of the job description below.
If you would like to apply for this, or any other role please send your CV along with a covering letter to

Ecologist Bats (SA) Job Description 2020 08 11