Senior Consultant - Bodemadviseur Nederland (Mid- Senior level)
(ERM)

Are you the driven and experienced Senior Consultant – Line Manager we are looking for? As our Senior Consultant you will join the Liability Portfolio Management and Remediation (LPMR) team in The Netherlands to work on multi-site projects. Your experience helps get the most out of these projects and results in enabling clients to improve their programs. 

About the role

As a Senior Consultant, you will act as the Project Manager and support the successful delivery of ERM proposals and projects in line with our vision, values and our strategic imperatives. Your role will be primarily focused on project delivery whilst contributing to client relationship development and business development. You will be able to support other consultants with your experience. 

As our Senior Consultant – Bodemadviseur Nederland, you...
  • Manage large scale and multi-site projects for ERM’s major clients, typically in chemical, manufacturing and oil & gas industries. These projects involve complex site investigation and remediation programs and require a good working knowledge of Dutch contaminated land legislation. 
  • Work in close collaboration with other consultants, technical experts and partners in international teams to deliver these projects within client’s scope/budget/schedule expectations; ensure high quality and technical excellence. 
  • Ensure the most suitable technical solutions are presented to the client, using both innovative/emerging remedial treatment technologies as well as traditional systems. Stay current and lead the adoption of innovative approaches to site investigation and remediation. 
  • Write complete technical reports and proposals; liaise with subcontractors to negotiate prices. 
  • Build strong and effective working relationships with clients, project teams, other ERM services and business units (BU). Participate in business development with existing clients and identified leads to ensure own and BU sales targets are met. 
  • Plan and oversee the work of (junior) colleagues and subcontractors on complex field activities. 
  • Mentor junior staff and appropriately delegate project assignments to project team members.
  • Perform health and safety planning and oversight: ensure safety of oneself and team members during project operations. 
Requirements for the role
  • BSc or MSc degree in an environmental discipline such as earth sciences, environmental sciences, physical geography, hydrology/hydrogeology, geology, geochemistry, chemistry, civil engineering or similar. 
  • Extensive experience as an environmental consultant and/or managing projects as a remediation contractor. 
  • Demonstrable track record in successful project management; confident in facing clients and regulators. 
  • Driven, eager-to-learn, able to multitask, open communicator, proactive in tackling problems and providing solutions, analytic mindset. 
  • Thrives in a collaborative working environment but is also able to work independently. 
  • Effective written and verbal communication in Dutch and English, organization and analytical skills. 
  • High appreciation and understanding of Health & Safety requirements while undertaking environmental field works, including following established Health & Safety protocols. 
  • Has solid working knowledge of the Dutch contaminated land legislation and of soil and groundwater remediation techniques; is eager to stay on top of latest developments in field of expertise. 
  • Is willing to travel for work to perform site visits, meet clients, kick-off projects and chair on-site project progress meetings. 
  • Has a driving license (B). 
What we offer
  • Good salary in line with your skillset 
  • Great working conditions 
  • The possibility to work in our office located in Utrecht or Rotterdam (and also from home) 
  • Flexibility in your work hours 
Join us and work for a company that is truly committed to sustainability

Our consulting team works on complex projects at both strategic and technical levels and many of our projects are multi-site and multi-year. As a member of our consulting team, you will manage interesting site investigation, risk assessment and complex soil remediation projects throughout The Netherlands and possibly abroad, for ERM global and regional key clients. This is an opportunity for a senior consultant looking to further their career as a Line Manager, while also making a good impact by helping companies become more sustainable. 

Diverse & Inclusive Culture

We have enduring values, which are fundamental to our business conduct. We offer all our employees a diverse and inclusive culture in which difference is embraced, valued and celebrated. We are passionate about our people, their safety, well-being and development. ERMers take accountability, are client focused, and collaborate with colleagues across geographies. If you share our values, believe in sustainability and are motivated to make a real impact on our client’s businesses, ERM is the right place for you. 

Excited to join us?
  • Send your CV and cover letter (in English) with your salary expectation by applying via the following link: Senior Consultant – Bodemadviseur Nederland 
  • ERM does not accept recruiting agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, ERM employees or any other company location. ERM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 
About ERM
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At ERM, sustainability is our business. As the largest global pure play sustainability consultancy, we partner with the world’s leading organizations to create innovative solutions to complex sustainability challenges. Our diverse team of over 6,500 purpose-driven people are passionate about sustainability, and collaborate across 40 countries and territories through globally integrated communities.

Through our “boots to boardroom” approach, our professionals learn to become trusted advisors to clients, developing strategic and technical perspectives that support objectives on the ground and at the executive level. Our singular focus on operationalizing sustainability and more than 50 years of environmental, health, safety, risk and social experience sees us delivering high quality and technically challenging projects that address the planetary and systemic challenges of our time to shape a sustainable future. We are empowering the sustainability leaders of today, while cultivating the leaders of tomorrow. 

Shape your future with ERM.

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