|Location||Manchester, Manchester, England, United Kingdom|
*Flexible location. Possible role locations: England or Scotland
Are you looking to make a meaningful environmental impact across England and Scotland? Can you use your experience to help the housebuilding sector achieve its Net Zero Carbon ambitions?
Miller Homes is a respected national housebuilder with an established reputation for building outstanding quality family homes and providing excellent customer service. Miller believes in building homes safely, in a way which is considerate to the environment and delighting their customers with a product and experience which recognises that buying a new home is a significant lifetime purchase.
This is an exciting time for Miller Homes as they look to appoint a new Group Head of Sustainability. You will play a key role in developing a progressive sustainability strategy and shaping their approach as they embark on the next stage of this important journey.
As Miller Homes Group Head of Sustainability, you will:
Initially develop and deliver the Group's carbon and waste management strategies, before defining a wider sustainability strategy that is fully aligned with business and operational activities.
Engage and collaborate with the Board, Executive Committee and regional business leaders to ensure a shared sustainability vision and journey.
Provide a clear vision of what is needed across all project areas to ensure the sustainability strategy enhances business performance and reputation.
Work with the Group Sales & Marketing Director to develop a Customer Insight programme to ensure the evolving expectations of customers can be met.
Use your initiative and professional network to 'Horizon Scan' and identify key ESG risks, opportunities and trends.
Champion key sustainability issues, such as the delivery of Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspaces (SANG) and Biodiversity Net Gain.
Manage the Group's sustainability auditing and reporting obligations, as well as external sustainability benchmarking.
To be successful in this role, you will possess:
Experience creating and implementing bespoke sustainability strategies.
Detailed working knowledge of the construction or new homes sector.
Knowledge of sustainability auditing and reporting requirements.
An understanding of wider sustainability issues, frameworks, ESG issues and combined outcomes.
Recognised professional qualification or degree in a sustainability-related discipline.
If this has piqued your interest, please get in touch with Jonathan Goldsmith at firstname.lastname@example.org.