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Environmentalist

  • Job reference: R-026248
  • Sector: Atkins UK
  • Location: Nairobi

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out environmental management consultancy services related to the area of academic qualification.
  • Perform project management and coordination roles related to the consultancy services to ensure quality of work and timely delivery of projects.
  • Carry out Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) on assignments and ensure the organization’s Quality Management System (QMS) is adhered to on projects
  • Prepare and/or review project reports and documents
  • Prepare and manage project budgets and schedules.
  • Prepare and administer project tender and contract documents.
  • Prepare bid documents for consultancy work and assist in carrying out contract negotiations

SNC Lavalin's Atkins business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies in the world and is part of the SNC Lavalin Group.

As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector, Atkins are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.

Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.

Qualifications

Academic

  • Masters Degree in Environmental Studies or related discipline

    Professional

  • Must be Registered with the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) as a Lead Expert
  • Must have a valid practicing license from NEMA as a Lead Expert.
  • Must be a Member of Environment Institute of Kenya

    Required Experience

  • Must have a minimum 8 years’ experience in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment, Audit and other related services

    Relevant Skills

  • Use of computers and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, and Ms Project.
  • Possess expertise in relevant socio-economic analysis software and applications.
  • Public Consultations skills.
  • People skills including interpersonal, mentoring, motivating, negotiation, delegation and control, communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of contract management and administration

Rewards & Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Transportation allowance
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • 22 calendar days annual leave
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • Company gratuity scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Assistance Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

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