First Ecology: Business Administrator

Closing date:
Salary: Competitive
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Callow Rock Offices , Shipham Road, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3DQ
The position involves taking responsibility for a variety of business-critical processes and ensuring the effective functioning of technical operations though the completion of marketing, financial, asset and human resource related tasks.

Contact details

To apply, please send your CV to Helen Ward (Consultancy Manager) at Enquiries are welcome by telephone to 01823 652425. Please ask for Helen.

The closing date for applications is the 5th February 2020 at 5pm. Interviews will be held the week commencing the 10th February 2020. No recruitment agencies or previous applicants please.

First Ecology

First Ecology is an environmental consultancy committed to upholding best practice standards whilst also achieving pragmatic project outcomes. To deliver services of the highest quality, First Ecology is committed to the recruitment and training of talented individuals with the expertise to provide technical advice and support on development and conservation schemes across the UK. We specialise in ecology, arboricultural and landscape services but routinely work collaboratively as part of multidisciplinary teams. Due to our dedicated work ethic and positive approach, we have established a broad customer base which extends across public, private and commercial sectors. This affords a diversity of project types from minor habitat management tasks to participation in national development projects and ensures a varied and interesting project portfolio. As well as offering an engaging and rewarding career, your work will generate unrestricted funds which will be returned to the parent company, Somerset Wildlife Trust, to support their charitable conservation work across the county.


First Ecology is seeking to appoint a natural administrator in this varied and enjoyable role. The position presents the chance to work in the environmental sector whilst being primarily office based with no requirement to work unsocial hours. You will be a critical member of the technical team with involvement in a wide variety of aspects of the business. You will also have the opportunity to represent First Ecology to new clients and liaise with existing clients to ensure they are happy with our service.