Regional Head of Sustainability

Posted over 2 years ago by Acre
Location Bedfordshire
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £55,000 to £65,000 + Car + Benefits
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, Energy / Carbon Management
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Tuesday, 9 June 2015
Acre has been engaged by a highly successful housing, community regeneration and planned and responsive repairs business to identify a new regional Head of Sustainability. The main purpose of the role is to raise the profile of the business across its region, identifying and undertaking proposals for clients and consultants with a view to securing profitable service offerings.Accountabilities Working with the operations teams looking at adding value in terms of sustainable solutions to existing operations, searching the market for green funding optionsResponsible for operational monitoring and compliance across the region's sustainability schemes, ensuring schemes with third party stakeholders are compliant with contractual QA processesSupport business development teams and all divisions in generating real opportunities in various utility funded energy markets, from existing customersWork with the central sustainability team and regional partners to develop a 'Green Solutions'' offering that meets the needs and wants of their customers.Work with the senior management of the business to ensure that sustainability and environmental management are embedded across the organisationCandidates will ideally come from a construction, housing or building maintenance business and have a deep understanding or sustainability and environmental management coupled with strong bid management experience.The successful individual will require:Experience of sustainability and environmental management, including best and common practice within the built environmentEnvironmental qualification (at degree level)Membership of a certified bodies (ie IEMA)Demonstrable attendance at relevant and recent seminars and workshopsOperation of ISO systems ManagementExperience of waste management and Duty of Care


Acre's aim is to help create a better economy by uniting people and businesses bound by strong social and environmental values. The market leader in sustainability recruitment for over a decade, A...

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