Energy & Sustainability Manager


£Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus


Posted 1 month ago

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Acre has been exclusively engaged by Landsec, one of the world's leading property development and investment companies, to identify a dynamic Energy & Sustainability Manager to join their industry-leading sustainability team.

Landsec believes great places are for people to experience and made with the experience of great people. This philosophy runs right through the business. Investing in people, understanding people and building relationships is how Landsec can build experiences.

Landsec’s team won the ‘Mission Possible – Built Environment’ edie sustainable leaders award 2019. Mission Possible is focused on five key areas of sustainability; Energy; Resources; The Built Environment; Mobility; and Business Leadership.

You’ll be working for the company who own some of the most successful and recognisable property assets in the UK. In London, Landsec’s buildings include the iconic Piccadilly Lights and developments such as Nova and The Zig Zag Building, SW1 which have transformed Victoria into a vibrant new destination.

You’ll be joining a FTSE 100 company with the ambition to lead the industry on sustainability, demonstrated through its leading performance in key ESG benchmarks, such as CDP, DJSI and GRESB. In this sustainability role you will work across a broad range of topics from ESG reporting, through climate resilience and science-based targets.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Delivering Landsec’s sustainability strategy and science-based targets in close alignment with Landsec’s business and corporate strategy
  • Taking a lead role in delivering energy reduction across Landsec’s diverse portfolio
  • Overseeing Landsec’s Environmental and Energy Management system ensuring continued ISO 14001 & 50001 certifications
  • Leading the priority area of “Efficient use of natural resources” taking responsibility for carbon, energy and renewables
  • Influencing and motivating others on sustainability, taking complex technical ideas and explaining them in an accessible and engaging manner across the business
  • Promoting Landsec’s sector-leading programme, engaging with and presenting to external audiences and influencing the sector's response to climate change
  • Working with the Sustainability Reporting Manager to ensure Landsec produces great reports and maintains its leading position in the CDP, GRESB and DJSI rankings
  • Supporting the developments team to deliver net-zero new buildings, providing expertise and commissioning support

The successful candidate will work closely with the Sustainability Director and will be responsible for managing and developing a Sustainability Executive. You will play an integral part in the Sustainability team and across the wider business, delivering a sector-leading net zero-carbon strategy.

Key Competencies:

  • Ability to identify, communicate, and act on energy inefficiencies and operational improvements
  • Sustainability experience within the built environment
  • Background in energy and carbon analysis, management and reporting
  • Proven project management experience
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading organisation in a position of real influence and leadership. If you feel you have the correct skillset then please don't hesitate to apply.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Jack Porter +44 (0) 20 7400 5585

Job Ref. BBBH9108