Senior Sustainability Advisor


Up to £40,000 + Generous Benefits


Posted 2 months ago

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A leading global construction and facilities management business has engaged Acre to find a new Senior Sustainability Advisor. We have been tasked with identifying a highly motivated and enthusiastic environment and sustainability professional to manage a variety of high-profile facilities contracts across London and the South East. You'll work closely with the Managing Director of the business unit and the Sustainability Lead to set the environmental and social strategy across their large impressive portfolio.

Key areas of responsibility

* Raising awareness of sustainability strategy and initiatives via both formal and informal training of staff
* Developing new ways of driving sustainability performance and leading on initiatives across the portfolio
* Supporting and mentoring junior colleagues and graduates
* Assisting with coordinating documentation to support the publication of the company's annual sustainability report
* Leading on the collation, analysis and reporting of data to enable the assessment of performance of sustainability targets
* Keeping up to date with the sustainability agenda, new legislation and best practice guidelines
* Adopting a proactive approach to improving performance and promoting sustainability to both internal and external stakeholders

The successful individual will also have:

* A degree in an environmental/sustainability discipline
* Previous experience within the FM, Property or Construction sectors
* Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
* Confidence in working with people at all levels of an organisation
* The ability to motivate people to change their behaviour
* A broad view of sustainability, focusing on both environmental and socio-economic issues

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global business 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:

Jonathan Goldsmith 0207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH9042