Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor

Location Wellingborough
Sector: Sustainability and Environment , Environment and Sustainability
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £40000.00 per annum + Car
Contact name: Isla Robson

Contact email: isla.robson@irwinandcolton.com
Job ref: IR1712_1658761453
Published: 25 days ago

Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor

Wellingborough with travel around East Anglia | £40,000 + Car Allowance

We are pleased to be working with a high-profile civil engineer to recruit a Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor. The organisation is going from strength to strength, winning new work as well as successfully delivering on long term projects, and currently turnover in excess of £300m. This is a permanent position which will be largely focused on one of the company's high profile long-term contracts, working closely with the client to ensure environmental needs are met, on a number of sites across East Anglia.

Responsibilities for the Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor will include:

  • Ensuring the delivery and development of the sustainability policy, and compliance with legislation and regulations across a range of projects
  • Conducting site visits and audits, constantly scanning for opportunities to drive improvements, and deliver training where required
  • Monthly performance reports, analysing trends, opportunities, and risks
  • Constantly scanning for key environmental risks, such as carbon impact, waste and impact to local government

The successful Senior Environment and Sustainability Advisor will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role ideally within utilities, civil engineering or a related industry
  • Qualified in an appropriate environmental discipline, ideally a degree in Environment, Sustainability or related subject and ideally membership of IEMA
  • Excellent communications skills with proven experience engaging a wide range of stakeholders
  • A strong technical knowledge across relevant environmental and sustainability legislation, with experience across carbon management

This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving Environment and Sustainability team and further develop your career. A UK driver's licence is essential. Contact Isla Robson on or 01923 432 801.

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