Location Kent
Job-type Contract
Salary £500 - £600 Per Day
Reference 15195

Acre is supporting JCB in the search for a Group Environmental and Sustainability General Manager who will be responsible for developing, implementing, and embedding the environmental sustainability strategy across the business. While this search continues, we are looking for an experienced consultant to come in on an interim basis to start immediately for 3-6 months.

JCB is one of the world's top manufacturers of construction equipment with research, development, and trailblazing hydrogen solutions at the heart of their business and environmental strategy. At the cutting edge of innovation, JCB's machinery plays a huge part in sculpting the modern world and finding innovative and sustainable solutions to their customer's needs has become more important than ever.

Start date: ASAP

Dail rate: Competitive

Location: Rochester, Kent. Flexible working available

As the Interim Environmental and Sustainability Lead you will be comfortable engaging stakeholders of all levels and able to work with them to integrate sustainability practices into their day-to-day agendas.

You will have:

  • Strong environmental sustainability experience within manufacturing, energy, construction, or infrastructure.

  • Technical knowledge in environmental management and impact, carbon strategy, waste management, and supply chain sustainability.

  • Understanding of tools for measuring sustainability and impacts.

  • At least 5 years experience within this field

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to help continue driving change and innovation within a key sector for future development. To hear more, get in touch with Camilla at camilla.thomson@acre.com to discuss the role. This is an immediate start so please only apply if you are available to start a new role in December 2021.

*All applicants must have the right to work in the UK*