Senior Sustainability Consultant

Posted about 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Location South West England
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £35- 45k-dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package
Sector EIA
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Saturday, 8 August 2015
JSM Associates are working with a market leading multi-disciplinary consultancy who are looking for a Senior Sustainability Consultant with extensive experience of environmental and sustainability from a consultancy background.   This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Sustainability Consultant to join a globally renowned Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy with an industry leading reputation for the high quality of their work. The opportunity has arisen through our clients continued growth in Bristol to lead a variety of projects across buildings, infrastructure and corporate clients. This role will be part of a wider consulting team, working in a truly integrated and multi-disciplinary way.  Working collaboratively with colleagues across the UK and beyond.  The ideal candidate will have had extensive knowledge and a passion for sustainability, ideally with experience of a number of sectors. You should have the ability to articulate principles and practices and enjoy identifying issues or risks that affect the delivery of a project. Should also be capable of leading a multidisciplinary team and build effective key stake holder relationships. In return you will be rewarded with a market leading salary, an attractive benefits package and the reward of a company profit share. Location Bristol Responsibilities Working with a range of client bodies, advising on sustainability issues at all levels, including both private and public sector. Preparation of tenders and proposals and taking lead role at workshops and presentations.   Development of sustainability policies, strategies, and assessments (including BREEAM) Identify issues or risks that affect the delivery of a project – identify measures to address the issue/ risk. Management of multidisciplinary teams – and understanding of how to integrate the work of other disciplines (Engineering, Planning, Design) Capabilities and Qualifications: Degree and/or masters in sustainability / environmental-related topic Full member of Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (or equivalent) Chartered Environmentalist or equivalent BREEAM Assessor / Accredited Professional Significant sustainability and environmental consultancy experience; Experienced as a project team leader; substantial experience of developing sustainability policies and strategies, managing sustainability assessments and liaising with clients / designers / contractors. Good track record of developing and delivering sustainability workshops and presentations. Business development: promotion, marketing and bid preparation, attending and leading client meetings Financial accountability for projects and delivery within budget and programme. Experience of managing BREEAM assessments for a range of projects. Reward and Benefits:   Our client offers a highly rewarding and enjoyable working environment. Voted a top employer to work for they really focus on their staff and getting you to reach your potential.  There is significant scope for progression for staff and provide regular training and development.  My client offers a highly competitive salary along with significant bonus scheme and a highly flexible benefits package. This is an exceptional opportunity and even if you are just curious to know more I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out about the firm and the role. Contact Us; If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jennie Turner ( , however if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role. This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape. Phone - 01934 312 155 Email -  Website -   Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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