Environment Manager

Posted about 2 years ago
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £31,000 � £34,000 per annum plus 10% car allowance
Sector EIA, Environment Management
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 30 July 2015
Aster Property Environment Manager £31,000 – £34,000 per annum plus 10% car allowance Devizes (Wiltshire), Andover (Hampshire), Wells (Somerset) About the role Aster is now recruiting for a new Environment Manager to enable the continual improvement of environmental performance and to further embed sustainability into Aster’s business to help the Group achieve its corporate strategy objectives.  You’ll maintain and improve our Group wide ISO14001 Environmental Management System and carry out internal assessments across all our services. You’ll identify changes in legislation and standards and ensure compliance across the Group by building positive relationships with your colleagues. You’ll measure and monitor environmental impacts and identify opportunities for business efficiency and environmental performance improvements and you’ll lead the development, monitoring and management of projects relating to sustainability and you’ll report on progress against environmental objectives, targets and programmes. You’ll lead by example and promote sustainability with colleagues and external stakeholders and maintain excellent relationships with regulators. You’ll also line manage the Project Assistant who provides support to the wider Sustainability and Safety team.   About you The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of environment and sustainability issues and opportunities related to Aster’s business and you’ll have experience of maintaining and improving environmental management systems. You’ll apply environmental management in a practical and pragmatic way and you’ll have excellent business acumen. You’ll have a degree or postgraduate qualification in environmental management or sustainability, or equivalent experience and preferably you’ll be an Associate member of IEMA. You must have a full UK driving license for this vacancy.   About Aster Property People at our heart. That’s the Aster Group. From affordable housing to care and support, we’re a group of ethical businesses working together to have a positive effect on people’s lives. Aster Property manages Aster Group’s asset management and commercial activities. We also maintain and repair homes owned by Aster Group, and provide maintenance services to other organisations. Everything we do makes a difference. The post holder will have a choice of bases, which include Devizes (Wiltshire), Andover (Hampshire), Wells (Somerset). The role will require the successful candidate to travel throughout the South West of England. To find out more about these roles, and to apply online, please visit by clicking on the apply button below. Closing date: 30 July 2015