Sustainability Consultant Award Winning Consultancy


London, UK

24,000 – 30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package

Our client, a multi-disciplinary and one of the UK’s leading consultancies, are looking for a dynamic and exciting Sustainability Consultant to join their experienced team in the London office.

Due to an increasing and diverse workload an opportunity has arisen to join our client’s successful Infrastructure and Environment team. Based in London, the successful candidate will have a fantastic opportunity to work on a wide variety of exciting projects in the urban regeneration, education, healthcare, property, waste, and energy sectors. You should have a good level of sustainability knowledge and also understand the dynamic and ever changing demands of delivering sustainable solutions.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

* Develop and deliver sustainability strategies covering a wide range of topics (i.e. energy, water, waste, sustainable materials, responsible sourcing, biodiversity, community) to embed sustainable design principles throughout Waterman’s projects;
* Write sustainability statements and technical reports to support planning applications;
* Manage proactively the delivery of environmental assessments (e.g. BREEAM, Home Quality Mark, CEEQUAL);
* Provide practical advice on sustainability best practices and innovations to influence project teams internally and externally;
* Monitor project’s progress against sustainability objectives and targets;
* Liaise actively with client and project teams (attend meetings, take minutes and distribute actions);
* Contribute actively to internal team meetings;
* Support the team in writing fee proposals, pitches and presentations to win new business and build relationships with potential clients;
* Contribute to various initiatives including the development of new services and products

Requirements:

* Candidates will have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in a similar role
* A degree in an environmental or engineering discipline, preferably to Masters level
* Technical knowledge or strong interest within one or more areas of sustainability – energy, sustainable materials & responsible sourcing, carbon footprinting, climate change etc..
* The capacity to work independently and proactively
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Client facing and client management experience
* A curious nature and passion for sustainability

The role offers excellent career progression opportunities within a friendly and professional team that has pride in the quality of the service it delivers to its clients, together with a clear vision for innovation. The benefits of the role include a competitive salary according to skills and experience, together with the ability to salary sacrifice on a wide range of benefits that meet your personal lifestyle choices.

Interested? To discuss this role or similar roles in the Energy & Sustainability sector then please contact Jack Porter on 01792 365107, or send me a copy of your CV to jack.porter@penguinrecruitment.co.uk

published: 25 January 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.