19 Feb In-House Sustainability Manager
Lewis Davey is delighted to be recruiting a Sustainability Manager for a FTSE 250 Plc. You’ll be leading on the development and implementation of the Sustainability Strategy for the business.
As the Sustainability Manager, you will work with a range of internal stakeholders to drive forward world class performance in regard to sustainability and CSR.
We’re looking for candidates who are seasoned sustainability / CSR practitioners and who have a holistic knowledge across sustainability, CSR and ESG and specifically within the build environment. You will have good exposure to SDG’s, ESG Strategy, Environmental Management and Compliance such as ISO14001, health and wellbeing, sustainability procurement, energy management and waste.
You’ll be persuasive and influential, and able to champion sustainability throughout the business – liaising and motivating key stakeholders. You’ll play an active role in setting objectives & targets and driving the implementation of action plans to make tangible improvements in sustainability performance.
In regard to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, applicants should have good understanding of Affordable and Clean Energy, Responsible Consumption and Production, Climate Action, Health and Well-being, Reduced Inequalities, Decent Work and Economic Growth, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Life on Land and Industry Innovation and Infrastructure, which are the priority goals for the business. You’re also be well equipped to take ownership of the business' pledge towards Net Zero Carbon Buildings by 2030.
The successful incumbent will also be responsible for the direct management of projects, overseeing budgets. You’ll find ways to drive efficiencies and find better ways to work that lead to reductions in energy spend and waste and also play an active role in delivering training and engagement initiatives.
As the Chair of the companies CSR Steering Group, you will also oversee the businesses annual reporting and disclosures and champion the “sustainability” brand of the business.
Please note that we will endeavour to review your application within two weeks and, if there is interest in your candidacy, a Consultant will be in touch. Unfortunately, due to the significant amount of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback so if you have not heard from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest.
Lewis Davey specialise in recruiting talented people across Town Planning, Cleantech & Sustainability and Environmental industries.