Who we are
Quod is a highly regarded, independent consultancy offering a range of planning and development related services. We have an opportunity for an Assistant consultant to join our Environmental Planning team in Soho, London or Leeds. Quod is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.
Our established Environmental Planning team specialises in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and other related services and has a rapidly growing portfolio of highly prestigious projects. Our workload involves large scale regeneration projects, infrastructure, housing and retail development and we pride ourselves on getting the best outcomes for our clients. We see environmental planning from the client’s viewpoint and have a pragmatic, proportionate approach.
You will be working alongside experienced environmental planning and planning professionals. Quod offers a great place to work within the office and beyond and offers a full programme of events to help you reach your professional goals.
What are you going to do
Key role responsibilities
Supporting the team in the delivery of EIAs for a range of projects.
Preparation of Environmental Statements and related deliverables.
Business development research and assistance with tenders.
Environmental, sustainability and climate change research.
Liaison with project teams and external stakeholders.
Contribution to non-project initiatives and training.
What we ask
Bachelor’s degree or higher in relevant subject.
Membership of IEMA preferred.
Previous relevant industry experience in a similar role preferred.
Experience of working on EIA’s preferred.
Understanding of EIA, the UK planning system, climate change and sustainability.
Excellent verbal and written skills.
Positive, hard-working attitude.
Enjoys responsibility and integrating/collaborating with other teams.
Keen to contribute to continual team improvement initiatives.
What we offer
Competitive salary and benefits package
28 days annual leave plus public/bank holidays
Following probation: Discretionary bonus, Private Medical Insurance, Season ticket loans and Cycle scheme.
How to apply
If you would be interested in joining our team, please complete the application form and provide a CV and covering letter. All applications will be treated in confidence.
Closing date 15 July 2022