Vacancies in the Nottingham office


Project Officer (Heritage Consultancy) 

£21,800 to £25,088


We are delighted to offer this exciting opportunity to join Trent & Peak Archaeology’s rapidly expanding heritage consultancy team. We are seeking a highly motivated, conscientious and experienced heritage consultant to join our consultancy team, which sits within the wider framework of the TPA field unit, a subsidiary of the York Archaeological Trust. You will have the opportunity to work alongside highly skilled teams of archaeology and heritage professionals within the company, who specialise in a wide range of archaeological sub-disciplines including geoarchaeology, historic building assessment, geomatics and LiDAR, aerial photography and spatial analysis. The role will be based at our offices in Beeston, Nottingham.

Under the guidance of our Heritage Consultancy Project Manager, you will be expected to compile a full range of heritage and archaeology planning reports, to include desk-based assessments, EIA chapters, heritage statements, historic environment impact assessments and feasibility studies. As such we require a candidate with experience of these reports, and demonstrable writing skills to a professional standard. We are particularly interested in candidates who have experience and a thorough understanding of setting assessment, and some experience of historic building assessment. Key to the role will be liaison with clients, local authority planning personnel, statutory bodies and other stakeholders, so excellent interpersonal skills are of paramount importance, as is a thorough knowledge of the UK planning system.

Application is by CV and covering letter. 

Read the Job description & Person specification 

Applications should be completed and returned to Fiona Moore  For informal queries about the role, please contact Fiona Moore on 0115 896 7410, or the email address above.

Closing date : Sunday 23rd September 2018 

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