Project Manager

£35k - £45k

Carmichael are seeking a an experienced Project Manager with the Environmental Sector to join the team based in Surry on a permanent basis.

you will have experience of working in landscaping, ecological contracting, countryside management or a similar fieldwith the ability to contribute to the bid and tendering process. In this role you will be managing and delivering various sized complex projects to time and client satisfaction; resourcing and line managing a site team whilst promoting compliance with all company systems and policies.

Providing solutions to compensate for loss of habitat caused by development and building works. We design, create and enhance habitats for wildlife for a wide range of clients and provide support to ecologists when they’re working with protected species or trapping and translocating reptiles.

The type of work that the team will undertake can include but not limited to: wildlife mitigation, newt and reptile fencing to facilitate trapping and translocation prior to construction, other fencing including stock, water vole, badger and otter fencing, badger sett exclusion and artificial sett construction, brushcutting, tree felling and general vegetation clearance, soft landscaping including planting trees, shrubs, and grass seeding, invasive species mitigation including Japanese Knotweed and Himalayan Balsam management.


Successful candidates will:

  • be commercial with relevant project management experience, ideally gained within the landscape, environmental, habitat management or ecological sectors.
  • be organised with experience of managing large, complex projects.
  • be financially adept with the ability to manage and deliver projects on time and to budget.
  • have experience of leading and motivating a team of both site and office-based staff.
  • have experience of developing strong relationships with new and existing clients to generate additional business opportunities and assist with bid and tender submissions.
  • have excellent written communication skills and experience of excel.
  • understand H&S legislation.
  • be capable of working under pressure with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • have a positive outlook and a strong desire to succeed.
  • have a full UK driving licence and use of a car.