Senior/Principal Sustainability Consultant, London

Posted about 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £50000 per annum
Sector Sustainability
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 4 January 2017
An exciting opportunity for a Principal Sustainability Consultant with experience in sustainability strategy and assessment at a highly regarded multi-disciplinary consultancy in London.


Our client has an enviable reputation in providing responsible development, investment and sustainability advice to the London real estate market. This is a fantastic opportunity to lead a successful sustainability team and to assist in developing and implementing sustainability strategies for large London focused developers. Project work will include large urban redevelopments and major developments across the UK.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years' experience working in a similar consultancy role. Experience in BREEAM, management, bid writing, presentation and fee negotiation with key clients is essential. You will be expected to regularly attend industry networking events, keep up to date with emerging trends and best practice in the sustainability field, whilst identifying new business opportunities.

This is an exciting role at a leading consultancy with offices across the UK. They offer a great scope for progression, an attractive salary and benefits package as well as the chance to gain experience inworking on some interesting projects.




*Management of the commercial and residential sustainability team
*Lead on bid writing, presentation and fee negotiation with key clients
*Responsibility for completion of all sustainability assessments
*Driving increased productivity and efficiency.
*Determining the appropriate sustainability strategy for a range of mixed use developments.
*Facilitation of client workshops and facilitation of project progress, specifically with non-technical project staff.
*Communicate the requirements and implications of sustainability to the design team including developers, project managers, architects and contractors
*Financial management of the commercial agreements and billing for all sustainability work to drive increased profitability.

Capabilities and Qualifications:

*Degree and/or masters in sustainability / environmental-related topic
*Licensed BREEAM assessor with track record of experience in majority of sectors;
*Experience of delivering Carbon and Energy related services such as embodied carbon assessments, carbon foot printing etc.;
*Qualified CEEQUAL Assessor (desirable but not essential); and
*Be willing to be involved and add value to other integrated services including waste management, energy and carbon management, corporate social responsibility, environmental assessment, environmental management and due diligence.
*Ideally Chartered Environmentalist or equivalent
*BREEAM Assessor / Accredited Professional
*Significant sustainability and environmental consultancy experience;
*Business development: promotion, marketing and bid preparation, attending and leading client meetings

Contact us:

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Greg Snook ( 07789 901128

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