Principal Sustainability Consultant

Job Title: Principal Sustainability Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00018752
Contact Name: Alex Carroll-Adams
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Job Published: about 2 years ago

Principal Sustainability Consultant

A rare opportunity has arisen with a multinational building services consultancy; due to continued success and a diverse workload, they are looking for a Principal Sustainability Consultant. This entrepreneurial, highly experienced candidate will take the lead of a team of more junior consultants in our client's London office; they will deliver Sustainability projects engaging both technically with assessments and also operating on a client facing presence.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage Energy and Sustainability based projects, ensuring that they are delivered effectively and efficiently.
  • Ensure BREEAM/Code/LEED assessments are delivered effectively by more junior staff.
  • Provide strategic consultative advice to clients, architects and design teams on energy, sustainability and low carbon based schemes to improve both new and retro-fit buildings.
  • Actively seek out new clients and engage with them on a business development basis to contribute to the progression of the company and project pipeline.
  • Add value to our client's Sustainability and Energy offering by further engaging with: energy/carbon/environmental/waste management and CSR.
  • Manage a team of more junior consultants working with:
    1. BREEAM
    2. LEED
    3. Code for Sustainable Homes
    4. Sustainability Assessments

Key requirements

  • 8+ years' experience in the Sustainability market with a proven track record of outstanding project delivery.
  • Proven experience in developing a company's market offering.
  • Accredited in multiple BREEAM Schemes (New Construction 2011/2014 essential).
  • Responsible for the submission of BREEAM and Code reports to BRE.
  • Experience of managing multiple Energy/Sustainability projects whilst managing a team.
  • Technical knowledge of legislation regarding UK construction.
  • Track record of positive client meetings.
  • Demonstrable confidence in front senior staff when discussing technical aspects of projects.
  • Degree in a relevant field (e.g. engineering, energy, sustainability).
  • Qualified CEEQUAL assessor.

For more information about this job opportunity, please contact Alex Carroll Adams at Allen & York.