Senior Sustainability Consultant

£35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
09 Jan 2019
09 Feb 2019
JSM 11810
Full Time
Contract Type

This is an excellent opportunity for a Sustainability Specialist to join a leading utility and energy management company based at their Head Office in Cardiff. You will lead their Sustainability Consultancy Service and their Sustainability Strategy.

You will build on their current energy and environmental management consultancy. You will enable engagement of senior stakeholders to set an agenda for improvement to operational efficiency and environmental impacts.

This position will oversee consultants providing environmental consultancy (including ISO 50001 and 14001) and staff engagement. You will also need to maintain an understanding of the full range of my clients services and strategic context.

Cardiff, with some travel required

*Scope, define and deliver consultancy projects to provide clients with sustainability strategies.
*Engage with a wide range of stakeholders (at all levels of seniority) internal and externally to define needs, objectives etc.
*Identify and assess the significance of environmental aspects and impacts of client operations, products and services.
*Develop and manage plans for improving organisations' environmental sustainability.
*Support organisations' operation of ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 standard management systems.
*Manage organisations' participation in the Carbon Disclosure Project, Science Based Targets and other third party environmental sustainability frameworks.
*Lead the development and evolution of the clients' sustainability services.
*Champion my clients' services through articles, blogs and talks at industry conferences.
*Develop and oversee staff engagement campaigns.

What this opportunity offers you
My client has a reputation as a great place to work, both from a professional and social perspective. They have a highly vibrant and fun office culture.

*Degree or Masters' Qualification or equivalent in Sustainability or Environmental Consultancy
*Energy or Environmental Management Systems Auditor Qualification
*Chartered Environmentalist or Equivalent Professional Accreditation
*Strong communicator, able to present confidently at meeting
*Excellent written and verbal skills
*Well organised with good attention to detail, project and time management
*Good analytical skills
*Auditing experience

Reward & Benefits
Our client offers a highly competitive salary along with a range of exciting benefits. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans ahead. My client offers a lot of training as well as great scope for progression and reward. You will have significant input in to the growth and development of the business.
Even if you are even cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.