Head of Energy and Sustainability

Posted about 2 years ago by Acre
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Competitive salary + Benefits
Sector Energy / Carbon Management, Facilities / Property Management, Sustainability
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 9 February 2017

Acre has been engaged by one of the world's largest Facilities Management services providers to identify their new Head of Energy and Sustainability (E&S). Reporting into The Technical Services Director with a dotted line into the Global Head of Energy and Sustainability you will have strategic responsibility to grow and develop their E&S offering across the UK.

Key Accountabilities

  • Act as the main country level subject matter expert in energy & sustainability
  • Develop a country level E&S forum/network to join all stakeholders working on individual accounts and in country
  • Develop the plan for broadening services offered and selling them onto contracts
  • Communicate and champion the global value proposition for energy & sustainability
  • Promote success using regular communications and also apply for external awards, public speaking.
  • Manage and develop the E&S team and country level tools and systems

In this newly created high profile position, you will demonstrate a high level of competence in business acumen, strategic agility and managerial courage. You will be a thought leader with the ability to create a leading vision and strategy which will engage stakeholders at all levels.

In addition you will:

  • Be a sound strategic thinker with the ability to digest theoretical and abstract information
  • Be a strong people leader
  • Be a seasoned sustainability and/or environment professional with relevant industry experience
  • Have strong technical understanding of sustainability, energy and environmental issues
  • Have a scientific/technical understanding of sustainability developed through academic training and professional membership

This is a brand new opportunity to join a leading FM business in a senior and strategically critical position for the business. If you are looking for the next step in your career and you drive change within a complex and diverse business, please apply today.


Acre's aim is to help create a better economy by uniting people and businesses bound by strong social and environmental values. The market leader in sustainability recruitment for over a decade, Ac...

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