Senior Sustainability Consultant

  • Permanent
  • London
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000/annum


Senior Sustainability Consultant
Global Built Environment Consultancy and Sustainability Leader
Up to £55,000 plus bonus, share scheme and generous benefits
London with flexible and hybrid working
re:Work are proud to have partnered with a global multi-disciplinary built environment consultancy to support with their search for a Senior Sustainability Consultant.
As recognised industry leaders in sustainability, the business’ Global Sustainability Division are made up of specialists who develop innovative strategies and deliver environmentally conscious, low carbon, sustainable design for buildings and places within the built environment.
The successful Senior Sustainability Consultant will support the planning and design of new sustainable buildings and communities across the UK, and decarbonising of existing property portfolios. Working through all construction stages, from early feasibility, business case development, planning, design, construction and operation; including complex and high-value projects/assignments across a wide range of sectors including commercial, residential, mixed-use retail, healthcare, education, hospitality, life sciences, data centres etc.
As an integral member of the business’ Global Sustainability Division, you will be involved in developing, governing and delivering sustainability strategies from inception, through to hand over for a wide-range of building projects, while utilising your working knowledge of sustainability assessment methods to advise on sustainability strategy, corporate sustainability guidance, and other sustainability consultancy services depending on your skillset and experience. You will also be sharing your knowledge across the practice and supporting the training of more junior members of the team.
* Operate as Project Leader on Sustainability-led projects, taking responsibility for resource and financial management of the commission.
* Deliver sustainability engineering/consulting services within the Global Sustainability Division’s consultancy service streams.
* Support the London Sustainability Director in establishing the business’ Sustainability Consultancy presence across the UK and Ireland.
* Participate in marketing and business development activities including organising and attending events, assisting with proposal writing, and meeting clients and key industry professionals.
* Provide thought leadership and contributing to the continued growth of the sustainability team.
* Educated in Engineering, Architecture, Sustainability, or relevant discipline with at least 4 years of practical experience delivering Sustainability Consultancy.
* A detailed knowledge of the measures and systems for reducing operational and embodied carbon emissions within the built environment
* An awareness of building certification methods (HQM, BREEAM, WELL etc)
* Experience of developing energy and sustainability strategies for major new developments from early masterplanning through all stages of design.
* Experience dealing with sustainability reports for planning and a good knowledge of London and UK-wide planning policy relevant to sustainability
* Knowledge of Whole Life Cycle Assessments and embodied carbon calculations.
* An ability to communicate effectively, be client-facing and able to write concise and clear reports and proposals to a publishable standard.
* A good understanding of and interest in sustainable development issues as they relate to the built environment.
* BREEAM, LEED and/or WELL AP highly desirable
The successful Senior Sustainability Consultant will join a multi-award-winning recognised industry in built environment design and sustainability, as part of the Global Sustainability Division, with a highly competitive salary and a generous benefits package including:
* Basic salary of up to £55,000
* Flexible and hybrid working arrangement
* Annual bonus and company share scheme
* Workplace pension, private medical and dental insurance
* Gym membership and company-wide social and sporting events
* 25 days annual leave with option to purchase additional, increasing annually
* Season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, paid memberships, retail vouchers and more
* In-house CPD, training and development programme with structured career progression
Applications encouraged from professionals with experience as Architect, Sustainability Consultant, Sustainability Engineer, Sustainability Modeller, Environmental Consultant etc.
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