Senior Environment and Sustainability advisor

Location Wokingham
Sector: Sustainability and Environment , Environment and Sustainability
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Contact name: Jessica Rowe

Contact email:
Job ref: JR1897_1666708011
Published: about 1 month ago

Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor | Wokingham |£45,000 - £55,000 + Car Allowance

Irwin & Colton has been engaged by a large, high-profile demo and waste/recycling company to recruit a Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor. The company is an established, family run organisation, with nearly 30 years in operation, covering the Berkshire and South region of the UK. This role will work closely with the Environment Director and will be responsible for 8 sites.

This is an excellent opportunity to lead on the environment and sustainability agenda and work closely with senior stakeholders across the business.

Responsibilities of the Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor will include:

  • Delivering on applications and amendments on the operating permits of sites
  • Ensuring the delivery of the environmental policy, and compliance with legislation and regulations across the fixed sites.
  • Carrying out site inspections and audits, undertake preliminary environmental assessments and provide environmental training where required
  • Acting as the main point of contact for the environmental sustainability program

The successful Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor requires:

  • Demonstrable environmental and sustainability experience, ideally within the waste, recycling, aggregate, construction or related industries
  • Qualified to degree level, or equivalent, in an appropriate environmental discipline
  • Ideally hold a professional membership with a recognized 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. 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 Jessica Rowe on 01923 432 693 or or apply here. Job reference: JR1897

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