Operational Sustainability Manager

Posted almost 2 years ago by Acre
Location London (Greater)
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Up to £43,000
Sector Education, EIA, Public Sector
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 18 November 2015
Acre has been engaged with one of the UK's leading universities, who have multiple campuses around London, to recruit an Operations Sustainability Manager. The successful person will work alongside Estates and Facilities to deliver the College's sustainability objectives.Responsibilities will include:Supporting the integration of sustainability strategy into existing College policies, procedures and activitiesAssisting with the review of policies; recommending changes to practices and procedures to help achieve continuous improvement within current UK legislationLead the development, implementation and ongoing operation of an effective ISO14001 management system and an Environmental Management System (EMS)Develop and implement a waste management strategy to reduce overall costs, reduce the environmental impact and ensure safe disposalSupport contract management of the WEEE, hazardous, clinical and wood chip waste contractsThe successful candidate will have:Experience in a similar role, ideally in an facilities management environment, engaging directly with the business leaders and key stakeholdersA degree level (or equivalent) in a related subject and have an strong understanding of ISO 14001A good understanding of current environmental legislation and how this impacts businessExcellent communication and influencing skills, able to engage at all levelsThe perfect candidate will possess the ability to bring together, motivate and work effectively with variety of different employees, with an attitude for constant development and learning.


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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