Senior Consultant, Sustainability

Job Title: Senior Consultant, Sustainability
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Arab Emirates,
Salary: UAE Dirhams0.01 - UAE Dirhams0.02 per month + Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: HQ00019439
Contact Name: Kristina Khusseyn
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Allen & York are looking to hire Senior Sustainability Consultants for our client who are a leading consultancy firm, known and operating globally with a very strong presence and offices across GCC. Our client offers an excellent career opportunity and progression with competitive salary and benefits.

The company's environmental team lead the way in making buildings more energy efficient, genuinely sustainable and cost effective to operate with exemplary track record of designing innovative solutions that minimise the use of natural resources. The UAE and Qatar team works closely with firms wider global sustainable design team which has designed some of the most sustainable projects around the world, thus ensuring opportunities for continuous knowledge sharing and innovation.

The Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for a talented Senior or Principal Sustainability Consultant to join a team of professionals in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Doha to work on the design of some of the most exciting sustainable building projects in the Middle-East.

As part of our established team of Sustainability Consultants, ESD engineers across the business, and working closely with colleagues of various engineering disciplines, you will develop concepts, report and document projects as well as present to clients with the aim of expanding the project portfolio. This role offers involvement in the management and undertaking of sustainability assessments, such as LEED and GSAS. You will ensure the successful delivery of outstanding engineering solutions to quality standards and time deadlines. This role will enable you to have an impact across a variety of sectors such as Education, Commercial, Healthcare, Retail and Residential, and ensure that over time you have the opportunity to assume greater levels of responsibility and autonomy as we support the development of your professional skills.

The Skills

Educated to degree level in Engineering or the Built Environment
Good sustainability experience
Significant demonstrable experience in a relevant ESD Engineering role (which may include thermal transfer, daylight, natural ventilation, Biophilia, fluid dynamics, thermal comfort, embodied energy LZC technologies, air conditioning systems etc.).
Solid understanding of the sustainability rating tools (such as LEED or BREEAM/ Estidama) is essential with GSAS experience preferred.
Experience with dynamic simulation tools is considered very desirable.

Given the collaborative and client focussed nature of this role, good communication skills and experience of using your initiative to overcome challenges are essential.

Interested candidates please contact Kristina Khusseyn at +97144469828.

This is just one of many jobs that ALLEN & YORK are currently recruiting across the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region. ALLEN & YORK are the specialist recruiters for the Middle East sustainability sector and actively recruit in the UAE (predominantly Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Morocco. Our international network of clients & candidates mean we have a demonstrable track record in recruiting high calibre professional staff across the world - get in touch to learn more.