Location: Brighton

Job Title: Environmental Consultant

Job Type: Permanent

Job Reference: EC-COM

Reports to:

  • Commercial Consultancy Manager

Key Purpose:

  • Writing of Commercial Environmental Reports

Key outcomes:

  • To write due diligence Commercial Environmental Reports and determine their environmental risk rating using data in the report, MapInfo and additional information sources.
  • Undertaking helplines.
  • Discuss report outcome with clients
  • Submitting contaminated land enquiries to the Local Authority
  • Support line manager
  • Write technical Content for use by the Marketing department (blogs, press releases, infographics, etc)

Additional Tasks

  • Additional ad-hoc tasks as required by line manager
  • To begin to learn the process of peer reviewing Commercial Environmental Reports.
  • Support Technical Support Manager
  • Supporting projects team


  • Final outcome of reports are correct and justifiable
  • Continual improvement of reports and staff knowledge
  • Text within reports is correct and best practice
  • Reports are dispatched within their SLA

Qualifications / Experience


  • Educated to degree level in a relevant scientific or environmental subject. Masters degree preferred.
  • Good understanding of current environmental legislation and how it relates to commercial property reports.


  • Commercially aware
  • Knowledge of environmental data sets and their limitations.
  • Ability to talk to clients on a technical / non technical basis
  • Knowledge of wider aspects of the environment


Application through CV and cover letter only and should be addressed to Rachel Scott, Resourcing Advisor – Ascential