All about Carbon and Net Zero Recruitment

With the UK government committed to achieving Net Zero by 2050, many organisations are set to follow suit and are setting goals to decarbonise their businesses - many ahead of the legal target. With this clear commitment to get ahead of the curve they will see the benefits of being a net zero business ahead of the competition (and benefit the world by limiting their emissions and their impact on the environment).

At Allen & York, our goal has been to grow the green economy and get people into roles where they will make a real difference. Hiring Sustainability professionals to help business’ to build and deploy net zero strategies and meet their own net zero goals, is something we’ve been doing for over a decade.

Whether candidates will be specialising in promoting the construction of zero carbon buildings or devising and implementing strategies to meet zero carbon targets, we have a network of candidates ready to make a difference from day one.

We work with corporates, consultancies and not-for-profits to devise a brief, write job descriptions, advertise jobs, reach out to our networks, promote on social media all the while utilising our experienced in-house Research team to connect you with the most talented candidates in the Sustainability market. If you're looking for Carbon Transformation professionals, Low Carbon Technical Managers, Energy and Carbon Analysts, Carbon and Net Zero Sustainability Managers, Decarbonisation Strategists or Principal Carbon Consultants, we can help with all roles in the sector at all levels.

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Executive Search

We have a global network of senior managers and executives, all across the private, public and third sector, ready to deliver purposeful leadership.

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Whether perm, fixed-term or contract, our tried and tested recruitment process works. Experts in search, we deliver great candidates, quicker.

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PSL Partnering

Acting as an extension of your recruitment team, we'll deliver to agreed recruitment SLAs and work with you to achieve your recruitment goals.

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Response Handling

Whether you need support for a one-off role or on-going help, you can take advantage of A&Y Connect, flexible response handling when you need it.

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  • Matt Armstrong

    Head of Strategy & Digital , British Airways Holidays

    ​Working with Allen & York, and in particular with Lester, has been a very pleasant and productive experience. Lester’s understanding of our requirements was exceptional, resulting in only CVs for applicants that met our brief being forwarded on. Working in partnership with A&Y and using dual branding on adverts also worked really well. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Allen &...

  • Ecology Recruitment Manager

    Ecology Recruitment Manager , Global Multidisciplinary Consultancy

    ​​“We had a recruitment need in our Ecology Team and were struggling to find good candidates. The decision was taken to appoint one agency only and to give them free reign in the hope that this would provide more of an incentive. After some deliberation, we settled on Allen & York, due to our history of working together and an...

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    HR Manager , DHL

    ​​“We had very specific competency requirement for our HSE Advisors which could not be met through local recruitment. Allen & York were provided with 5 'must have' and 5 'desirable' criteria and within 2 weeks provided CVs which were a perfect fit, and two candidates have now accepted roles.  The service provided met and exceeded expectations.”

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    Recruitment Specialist , RES Group

    ​​“We have been working with Allen & York for many years and have always been impressed by their professionalism, good customer service and their ability to supply us with strong candidates for ‘hard to fill’ roles”. 

  • Recruitment Team Lead

    Recruitment Team Lead , Siemens Energy Wind Power, Tidal & Energy Services

    ​"The Allen & York team have stood out in my view as one of the suppliers that acts as a partner to myself and my team. We can call upon them as needed, to deliver a quality service for us and to work with us in partnership to achieve goals. I appreciate their willingness to tailor their approach to suit our...

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ESG Manager

Up to US$90000 per annum

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Sustainability Consultant

£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

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Sustainability Director


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Environmental Intelligence & Reporting Lead

Up to £60000.00 per annum

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Senior Recruitment Consultant


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Accreditation Specialist - Environment & Sustainability


Circular Economy and Natural Capital


Sustainability Manager


Carbon and Net Zero


ESG Manager

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

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