Sustainability Manager

Sustainability Manager

Sustainability Manager- £40k-£50k plus discretionary bonus, 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays plus extensive package based in London

Principal People are delighted to offer an exceptional opportunity for a Sustainability professional seeking a progressive opportunity with a FTSE 500 investment company. With the chance to work on several high-profile contracts and projects in the UK and Europe, this is an opportunity for a Sustainability Manager to make an impact within the current Sustainability team and support the growth of this market leader. With a global reach, this role will offer the chance to travel across Europe.

Due to the success of the business, they are looking to expand their team and as a result have a requirement for a Sustainability Manager. As this is a newly created role, you will have the unique opportunity to help define the scope of the position. Reporting directly into the Head of Sustainability, the successful candidate will join a supportive team who place great emphasis on personal development and are extremely passionate about making a difference through sustainability.

The successful Sustainability Manager will have responsibilities including the following:   

  • Contributing to the development and maintenance of the company's Sustainability Strategy
  • Driving a cultural and behavioural change by working with all divisions of this FTSE 500 to improve sustainability across all areas
  • Identifying new areas of revenue for the business with new and existing clients
  • Being the building certifications expert within a team of sustainability professionals
  • Supporting compliance with all environmental regulations required by the organisation

The successful Sustainability Manager will have:

  • Degree level in related discipline (desirable).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Assessor Qualifications in either BREEAM, DGNB, LEED or WELL (desirable)

In return the successful Sustainability Manager will receive:   

  • A basic salary of up to £50,000 per annum
  • Discretionary bonus as well as a loyalty bonus after 3 years
  • Contributory pension
  • 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Death-in-service cover
  • Annual gym membership contribution
  • Private medical and permanent health cover

This is a truly rare and challenging opportunity to join a growing organisation. If you are interested in discussing this further, please apply today by sending your most up to date CV k.sellar@principalpeople.co,uk

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