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Sustainable Business Consultant

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Sustainable Business Consultants - Resource Efficiency & Circular Economy
Our client is a World-leading company in the Resource Efficiency space that is passionate about delivering innovative solutions for businesses. They are looking for a Business Consultant to be based at their Birmingham office full-time at the leading edge of the practical implementation of a circular economy.
The Business Consultant will have responsibility for delivering business support on resource efficiency issues, helping business turn their wastes into a valuable resource. Working work cross-sector and/or focusing on construction and infrastructure. The successful candidate will be a results-driven self-starter with the self-discipline to work independently.
Essential skills are as follows:

  • Well-versed in environmental issues and business conditions across industry sectors in the UK or Europe.
  • Experienced in delivering business support on resource efficiency and/or related sustainability issues.
  • Experienced managing customer relationships.
  • A good networker with an established professional network in the UK or Europe.
  • Strong team worker with excellent communication skills.
  • Able to write clear and concise reports.
  • Delivers engaging presentations to a business audience.
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in a technology or industry-related field.
  • Hold a full driver's licence and have access to own car.
  • Previous experience with the construction sector (site licenses, exemptions, and the CL:AIRE regime) and foreign language skills are a distinct advantage.

Core activities are expected to be as follows:

  • Project delivery of business opportunities through industrial symbiosis (circular economy, resource efficiency, and net zero led).
  • Working across multiple industrial sectors as part of a team.
  • Assisting industry to benefit from improved resource efficiency by delivering tailored advice, audits and training.
  • Client facing, engaging with decision makers from the boardroom to the factory floor.
  • Delivering presentations to industry audiences to promote the activities of International Synergies.
  • Extensive UK travel, locally in the greater Birmingham area and more widely in the UK.
  • Potential development opportunity to be involved in overseas project delivery.

Must be currently based in the UK, with permission to work in the UK.
Indicative salary range is £40k, dependant on experience, with a company pension, health care and life assurance benefits.

For more details please contact Michelle mluck@allen-york.com

About us: Allen & York have been matching purposeful people with purpose-led organisations for 30 years. We partner with our clients and candidates on roles that build an understanding of climate change, promote sustainability and create inclusive and responsible organisations, working towards a sustainable world for us all. Committed to inclusiveness in the workplace, we aim to increase diversity across all areas and therefore welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, or whether or not they have a disability. Let's help build a better world, together.

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