Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £70,000 - £90,000
Reference 20360

Do you have the drive to lead the decarbonisation strategy for one of the UK's largest construction and civil engineering organisations?

The Net Zero Carbon Manager will play a critical role in this multi-billion-pound construction organisation reaching their ambitious sustainability goals. Reporting to the Sustainability Director, you will join an impressive Environmental Sustainability leadership team as the net zero lead.

Our client, who has already committed to becoming a net-positive organisation by 2050, continues to strengthen their sustainability team with the creation of this specialist position.

The role can be based out of any of their UK office locations with hybrid flexible working arrangements encouraged and actively supported.

In this role, you will:

  • Drive innovation and continuous improvement and be the expert focal point for direct decarbonisation across the UK Division.

  • Develop relationships with Client carbon leads and industry body-working groups.

  • Monitor industry trends and legislation and ensure changes are reflected within the organisation's sustainability and environmental policy.

  • Lead annual sustainability and environment reports relevant to decarbonisation.

  • Represent the business at industry, company and supplier events, client meetings and exhibitions for specialist areas of expertise.

To excel in the role, you'll bring:

  • Experience within construction, civil engineering, or a related sector.

  • Strong technical knowledge and experience in decarbonisation and a good understanding of relevant benchmarks.

  • Ability to develop strong, positive relationships and to influence and engage stakeholders at all levels, both internally and externally

This is a unique opportunity for you to join a leadership team as the carbon specialist and have a truly significant impact on the UK's construction and civil engineering net zero goals.

To join this forward-thinking and committed organisation as the Net Zero Carbon Manager, please apply here.

If you have a different sustainability skillset to the role posted above but are interested in learning more about opportunities, please also get in touch with Greg Walker via greg.walker@acre.com to explore opportunities that may align with your skills.