Environment and Sustainability Manager

Location Perth
Sector: Sustainability and Environment , Energy and Carbon Management , Environment and Sustainability
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car
Job ref: IR2751_1707833972
Published: about 2 months ago

Environment and Sustainability Manager
Perth, Scotland

£50,000 - £60,000 + Car and Excellent Benefits

We're delighted to be working with a high-profile civil engineering company, to recruit an Environment and Sustainability Manager within their infrastructure division. This will be a multi-site role, predominantly focussing on highways projects across the wider Perth region. Joining a team, this role will be working with internal and external stakeholders, to deliver a variety of environment and sustainability initiatives.

The organisation has a good track record of successful delivery on high-profile construction and infrastructure projects and the environmental agenda has always been core to their operations.

Responsibilities of the Environment and Sustainability Manager will include:

  • Working closely with clients and senior leadership, to ensure the delivery of sustainability initiatives, including Net Zero Carbon, across a range of projects
  • Monitoring and maintaining compliance, providing tailored advice to a range of professionals with varying levels of environmental knowledge
  • Conducting site visits and audits, identifying environmental risks and opportunities to drive improvements, and deliver training where required
  • Act as a main point of contact for the environmental sustainability program with key stakeholders including clients, contractors and regulators

The successful Environment and Sustainability Manager requires:

  • Demonstrable environmental and sustainability experience, ideally within infrastructure, civils engineering, construction or a related sector
  • Experience working in highways is a strong advantage
  • Qualified to degree level, or equivalent, in an appropriate environmental discipline
  • Ideally hold a professional membership with a recognised environmental body (IEMA, CIEEM, CIWEM)
  • A passion for excellence, and an ambition to grow and develop a career within the environmental space

The role will involve the communication of ideas throughout the organisation, the ability to liaise with a broad range of stakeholders is essential. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leader, in their sector, and effect real change through forward thinking schemes. The position will include travel, a valid UK driving license is required.

For more information on this opportunity or to discuss your next career move, contact Isla Robson on or 01923 432 801 or apply here.

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