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Environmental Division Head – Pietermaritzburg (Ref PMB0075)

JG Afrika is looking for an experienced and suitably qualified Senior Environmental Scientist to head up their Environmental Division in Pietermaritzburg, This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic person to enhance and grow a division within an established organisation that has an existing footprint in the environmental sector.

BSc (Hons) in Environmental Management / Sciences or relevant field
MSc in Environmental Management / Sciences or relevant field will be an advantage.
Must be Pr Sci Nat or EAPASA Registered.


Must have demonstrable experience in undertaking EIAs and/or associated specialist studies and investigations across the SADC Region.
Must have a minimum of 10 years post-graduate consulting experience.


Job Profile / Skills
A dynamic and driven individual with the ability to generate business and manage a team of professionals.
Core understanding of NEMA, NEM:WA, MPRDA and NWA processes and associated legislation.
Specialist technical ability and experience in one, or several, of the fields of waste management, renewable energy, ecosystem goods and services and climate change adaptation and resilience would be an advantage.
Excellent English written and oral skills.
Technical studies/investigations
Team management
Business development and leadership
Marketing, liaison with clients, authorities and other specialists
Quality control.


Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only.

JG Afrika are committed to the principals of BEE for the advancement of previously disadvantaged individuals.

Name: Jacqui Sonderegger
Quote Reference: PMB0075