Environmental Consultant Scotland We have an urgent requirement for both an Environmental Consultant and a Lead Environmental Consultant to join our Industry Leading Compliance Team. Reporting to the Compliance Lead you will be a member of the global Environment Division. Both roles will be based in one of our four Scotland offices. Primarily you will be working for a number of clients in the UK preparing and delivering a range of UKCS oil and gas permits and consents. You will also be responsible for the project management of several compliance projects and therefore in a client facing role. Xodus Group is a people focused company and whilst striving to achieve the best results for our clients we encourage employees to continually learn and develop themselves as part of our learning organisation focus. It is important that the individual is able to work in a fast-paced environment and is focused on delivering work to a high standard. More › Overall Purpose of the Role Reporting to the Compliance Lead you will be a member of the global Environment team reporting to the Compliance Lead. You will be responsible for preparing a range of UKCS oil and gas permits and consents primarily in the oil and gas industry as well as undertaking quality assurance of permits in line with Xodus Group procedures. Primary Duties Has a thorough understanding of the type and range of permits and consents required in the UKCS oil and gas industry and keeps up to date with the associated legislation relating to these applications. Responsible for the Project Management of a range of compliance projects. Project Management duties include provision of a day to day contact with the relevant operator; monitor project quality, man-hours and costs and prepare progress reports to clients as required. These duties will include undertaking weekly progress reporting and updating the Compliance Lead on relevant KPIs. Ability to prepare a range of UKCS oil and gas permits, including wells, pipeline, production, marine licenses and geophysical permits. Has experience with the management of complex permits and has a thorough understanding of the key issues, tools and processes, including a good understanding of guidance and information available. Specifically, undertake the following tasks with ease: Understanding HOCNF and applying this information to undertake CHARM and Osborne-Adams calculations; Writing chemical justifications; Writing project descriptions; Writing environmental descriptions; and Writing environmental impact assessments. Develops an area of technical expertise within compliance management remit and maintaining regular contact with relevant stakeholders, ensuring that deliverables continually meet regulatory requirements. Ensure relevant guidance notes and tools are up to date and rolled out to the team as required. Undertakes technical and high-level Quality Assurance (QA) of permits to Xodus procedures. Development, including coaching and supervision of less experienced team members as required. Responsible for management of preparation and delivery of PQQ and proposals in the Compliance team as required. Ability to convey the Company’s capabilities, vision and values to internal and external clients. Awareness of the commercial targets associated with tasks and delivering within them is required. You will perform work in accordance with our Company’s quality procedures and assist, where necessary, in preparing proposals by providing technical support. Although primarily involved with compliance support, Xodus encourages the involvement in other technical areas within the environment team. Continually strives to look for ways to improve and enhance efficiency of Xodus tools and systems which are used to prepare permit applications. Application information: Salary/Benefit Information Competitive Salary Company Benefits - Private Medical Insurance, Cash Plan, Life Assurance, Group Income Protection, Pension, Childcare Vouchers and Cycle to Work Scheme 33 holidays per annum Focused learning and development opportunities To apply for the role please submit your CV and Cover letter, detailing what experience you will bring to this role, to firstname.lastname@example.org by 23 January 2018, with ‘Environmental Consultant or Lead Environmental Consultant’ as appropriate in the subject line.