Portfolio Manager - carbon

Posted 5 months ago by Allen and York
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Sector Environment, Carbon, Sustainability
Posted 5 months ago
Apply by Thursday, 31 January 2019

We are working with a leading and award winning profit for purpose business who specialise within the climate and sustainability sector. The business works closely with corporate organisations and government in delivering positive impact programmes which reduce carbon, improve health and well-being and protect the environment.

This is a unique opportunity for a mid-level Portfolio Manager to join the small but established portfolio team, based at their Oxford offices. The role offers on the job training however, some understanding and knowledge of the voluntary carbon and renewable energy sector is important.

The Portfolio Management team are responsible for the wholesale business portfolio, new business development and working closely with the Account Management team with existing business.The Portfolio Manager will work closely with businesses, building rapport and managing clients directly, tailoring bespoke voluntary carbon portfolios as well as, renewable energy credit offers. It is important to have good commercial acumen in order to develop opportunities with existing and new clients, manage relationships with external suppliers but at the same time manage your own admin including drawing up contracts, gathering information, pricing and fulfilling terms of business.

The right candidate will have a minimum of two years experience working within a niche, technical B2B environment. As mentioned above, although carbon knowledge is important and required this does not have to be at expert level. An understanding and familiarity with carbon markets and their role in the sector is beneficial but not essential.

It is important to have strong communication and negotiating skills, with good attention to detail and numerate with good working knowledge of Excel.

If you are interested to find out more about the role, please email your CV to Vildan. Also, you are welcome to call Vildan on 01202 888 986 to discuss further!

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