Sustainability Manager




Posted 3 months ago

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Cadogan is a dynamic property manager, investor and developer with a portfolio that is home to some of London's most iconic spaces, from the Saatchi Gallery to Harvey Nichols. At the heart of London's Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Cadogan is the landlord of choice with stewardship and community playing a key part in their forward-looking strategy.

As a business with a 300-year family history, Cadogan invests in the community for the long term, making a positive contribution towards a sustainable environment, protecting the area's unique heritage and supporting a thriving community.

Their three stewardship pillars - environment, community and heritage have been established to protect and enhance the character and vitality of one of London's finest neighbourhoods.

Acre is delighted to lead the search for the business's first Sustainability Manager, a role which will lead the implementation of Cadogan's 10-year sustainability vision including the co-ordination of a programme to support Chelsea's 2030 commitments towards net zero.

You will be responsible for:

  • Leading the implementation of the newly established sustainability strategy which will underpin the business's forward-looking strategy
  • Managing all sustainability reporting processes and relevant agency partnerships
  • Project managing sustainability initiatives in partnership with a wide range of internal stakeholders, including budgeting, setting key milestones and timelines and identifying risks
  • Steering external engagement with Cadogan's network of strategic partners, local government agencies and sustainability leads across the built environment working collaboratively towards shared objectives
To excel in this role, you will strive to deliver exceptional quality work and possess excellent written and verbal communications.

You will also have:

  • Deep and holistic knowledge of sustainability and corporate responsibility paired with experience of working within the property industry
  • A strong personal network across sustainability, community, culture and heritage as well as experience of fostering partnerships with London local government
  • The ability to consult with the wider business on a new policy and legislation which will influence future sustainability and CR initiatives
  • A proven and successful track record of implementing sustainability strategy; capable of managing a variety of projects simultaneously
  • A sustainability-related degree would be advantageous

This exciting and unique new role presents an opportunity to help shape the future of London's commercial and residential property landscape, weaving sustainability into both the development of new spaces and the management of heritage sites in Chelsea.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Tanith Allen 0207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH8967