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Principal Archaeology and Cultural Heritage
Consultant - Shrewsbury
We have an exciting opportunity for a consultant who is already working at a Principal level to take their knowledge and business development one stage further by joining our team in the Shrewsbury office. We are looking for an experienced consultant who already has an in depth knowledge of our core subjects, as described above, but who wishes to gain more experience working directly with our clients and relishes the opportunity of being at the forefront in the delivery of EDPs archaeology and heritage services from this location. Working independently, you will be a self-starter and well connected within the heritage and planning sectors.

Archaeology and Cultural Heritage
Consultant - Cirencester
We also have an opportunity for an aspiring consultant to join our existing team in Cirencester due to a significant increase to the team’s workload. You will be educated to degree level and have a sound background in British field archaeology, preferably with experience to at least supervisory level. Experience of working with historic buildings or areas and the assessment of their settings are desirable, as is previous experience of working in a consultancy environment or at managerial level within the heritage industry.

General Information
In each case, the successful candidates must possess excellent research skills, as well as a proven ability to write to a high standard and to deliver complex projects independently or as part of a team - delivering both on time and on budget. Equally important is an ability to communicate with team members, but, most importantly, with our clients

Salary will depend on experience. EDP offers a very generous benefits package which includes 30 days annual leave, flexible working hours, a profit share bonus scheme, private health care and life assurance. In addition to the usual benefits, we also off the opportunity to work with a great team of like-minded professionals in a friendly and supportive environment.

Both posts involve extensive travel within the UK and as such a full driving licence and a car insured for business use will be required.

Membership of the IfA at associate level or above is desirable.

Your application should be made via a CV and a covering letter to, a job description and person specification can also be requested using the same address.

If you would like to discuss the posts or have any other enquiries please contact either Andrew Crutchley or Jo Vallender on 01285 740427. We look forward to hearing from you.

The closing date for these vacancies is Friday 24 October 2014.




EDP is always interested in hearing from bright, enthusiastic people who are appropriately qualified and/or experienced in the following fields:

Landscape design and Landscape Planning
Archaeology and Cultural Heritage
Rural Estate and Agricultural Planning

If you would like to be considered for future opportunities, please send your CV and references in confidence to Claire Millington

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