Senior Sustainability Manager


Up to £60,000 + Generous Benefits


Posted 7 months ago

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Acre has been engaged by one of the most high-profile integrated property development, investment and management companies in the UK. We have been tasked with identifying a highly motivated and enthusiastic sustainability professional to join the team in a strategic capacity.

You'll manage a dynamic team of sustainability managers and advisors, and oversee project delivery of a number of high-profile sites across the estates portfolio, all of which are at different stages of planning and construction.

Key areas of responsibility
* Contribute to the overall development and maintenance of the company's Environmental Management System
* Line manage a specialist team and guide their development
* Manage and monitor Project Sustainability Performance with a particular focus on: - BREEAM / General Environmental Protection and Good Practice / Sustainable Procurement / Waste Elimination / Environmental KPIs and Reporting
* Ensure that Trade Contractors' Environmental Plans, and Site Waste Management Plans meet company requirements and relevant environmental legislation
* Carry out review and comment on Consultants and Trade Contractors Pre-Qualification, Tender and Environmental Plan submissions, making recommendations where required

The ideal candidate will have a professional, pro-active approach, be an effective communicator, and have experience working effectively with project teams, contactors and the supply chain.

The successful individual will also have:
* Good knowledge of sustainability issues within the construction/house building industry or with relevant consultancy experience
* Knowledge of concrete framed construction and complex city-centre schemes would be of particular interest
* 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

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK's leading property developers in strategic position, with the strong prospect of developing your career and skill set.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Jonathan Goldsmith 0207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH8299