Sustainability Specialist

Sustainability Specialist

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Environment and Sustainability

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k - 47k per year

  • Contact:

    Michael McPhilemy

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  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Sustainability Specialist – Home based with travel across the North West – £40,000 - £47,000 + package

Are you passionate about Sustainability, and working for a business who are invested in making a positive impact on the environment?

Are you seeking a fresh challenge with the ability to progress your career to the next step?

If so, this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

Principal People are currently recruiting for a Sustainability Specialist in partnership with an exceptional business within the facilities and building services industry. This is an amazing opportunity to join a highly reputable business with a multi-billion-pound turnover and unlimited opportunities to develop your career.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Head of Sustainability and have autonomy, being based from home and covering sites across the North West.

Key Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Measuring the development and execution of business projects and report back to the Head of sustainability to assist onward reporting.
  • Proactively supporting business accounts to guarantee continuous compliance in all areas of environmental management
  • Performing specialist sustainability research to enable and aid the innovation of the business across all areas of sustainability
  • Reviewing the accomplishments of business projects, recognize risks and pursue solutions.
  • Work collaboratively with various departments and stakeholders, providing guidance and advice.

The Successful Sustainability Specialist will hold:

  • Sustainability experience within Facilities Management, Building-Services, Construction, Infrastructure, Refurb, Fit-out, Retail or similar.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and independently.

Remuneration and Benefits:

  • A basic salary of £40,000 - £47,000, dependent on experience.
  • A Company car – electric and hybrid options available.
  • 6% Match pension.
  • 24 Days annual leave + Bank holidays, with the ability to buy or sell 5 days.
  • Travel Expenses.
  • Coverage for 1 professional membership per year.

If you are interested in discussing this further, please apply today. By sending your CV to m.mcphilemy@principalpeople.co.uk using REF26938