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Senior Consultant - Net Zero Transition & Decarbonisation

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Senior Sustainability Consultant - Net Zero Transition & Decarbonisation

£50k - £70k, Gloucester, Burton-upon-Trent, Bristol, Warrington or Dorking. (Hybrid)

Are you an experienced sustainability practitioner, with significant knowledge of decarbonisation, climate adaptation, climate mitigation and climate resilience, looking for a great new role?

We're looking for a Senior consultant to help some of the largest, most technically complex, organisations and projects in the world to decarbonise, reduce their environmental impact, and manage the transition to a low carbon economy. If this sounds like you, read on!

The role

You'll be working on large multi-disciplinary projects, helping to decarbonise industry and shape the development of low carbon infrastructure. You'll also be working with some of the world's best engineers and scientist on projects that will deliver lasting positive change.

In addition, you will conduct numerical analysis, applying creative problem solving skills and presenting to senior executives, high ranking civil servants and industry leaders. You will also take the lead on the technical and commercial aspects of projects, ensuring delivery to time and budget, as well as a high standard to exceed client expectations.


The Senior Consultant will have experience of providing focused advice (either as an in-house advisor / manager or as an external consultant) in one or more of the following;

  • Greenhouse gas emissions calculation, benchmarking, analysis and modelling
  • Net Zero strategy development
  • Assessment of climate related risk & opportunity
  • Organisational decarbonisation, with a specific focus on technology integration, feasibility and managing strategic risk
  • Management of sustainability across the lifecycle of large infrastructure projects
  • Supply chain decarbonisation.

Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team within the Defence, Transport, Energy or Heavy Industry sectors would be an advantage for this role. As well as a demonstrable track record of securing new business and delivering high quality work to clients or management stakeholders, with a strong professional network in sustainability and credible connections with key professional stakeholders.

Why this role?

The client we are working with is committed to offering plenty of opportunities for targeted professional development. With a competitive salary and benefits package, this is a great role to achieve your personal goals and work flexibly.


Get in touch today by clicking the apply button above, or send an email to Tom at: to find out more or to arrange a confidential chat.

Allen & York - delivering Sustainable Recruitment Solutions since 1993.

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