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Lead Arboricultural Consultant

The Opportunity: Calling all tree enthusiasts! We are searching for a seasoned expert to drive arboricultural excellence in a well-regarded and growing business. Located in Central England, the Lead Arboricultural Consultant will join a professional and driven team, leading business developments and services offered by our client. This role requires a combination of technical expertise, project management skills, effective communication and collaborative teamwork to uphold the high standards of consultancy services for which our client is renowned. A fantastic opportunity for an experienced arboriculturist, who can draw upon their extensive experience and track record, contributing to an exciting expansion phase of this business.

The Company: A reputable horticultural and forestry business, offering a variety of consultancy services tailored to the sector, along with bespoke woodland and garden design and management advice. At the heart of the business is a commitment to sustainability and natural capital, which runs deep through everyday practices.

Role Responsibilities:

  • To provide expert arboricultural advice and service to existing and new clients
  • To conduct detailed tree assessments, providing design input on development sites aligned with BS: 5837
  • To advise on planning matters related to TPOs, Conservations Areas and boundary trees
  • To develop tree preservation plans, detailing recommendations and advice on tree protection
  • To develop tree risk management strategies, conducting detailed assessment of trees and proposing remedial work to minimise risk
  • To collaborate with the board and senior team on business strategy, marketing and growth opportunities
  • To disseminate professional arboricultural instructions throughout the wider team

Skills you will need:


  • A degree in Arboriculture, Forestry or a related field
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience as an arboricultural consultant
  • A proven track record of successful project management
  • A strong knowledge and understanding of arboricultural practices
  • ICF level 6 qualification
  • Excellent analytical, problems solving and decision making skills
  • Effective communication skills both written and verbal
  • Highly organised, with a strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritise workload
  • Has the ability to disseminate and deliver technical information across a range of audiences
  • A team player who can work autonomously and collaboratively to achieve positive outcomes
  • Proficient IT skills and software packages
  • UK driving licence


  • Knowledge of working AutoCAD and GIS mapping

Remuneration: A competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with candidate's experience, to include company vehicle, enhanced pension scheme, professional development and access to discounted holiday houses

Are you interested? If you are interested in this role and would like to know more about it, please contact Joe on the details below.

Sector: Forestry
Role: Lead Arboricultural Consultant
Location: Central England
Job Ref: 1889

Contact: Joe Black
07595 466353

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