Interim Sustainability Lead

Interim Sustainability Lead

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  • Sector:

    Public Sector

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  • Salary:

    £400 - 500 per day

  • Contact:

    Jack Burgess

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Sustainability Lead - Interim Contract 6 months + - £400-500/day

Immediate start available 

The role

My client has a brand new requirement for a Sustainability Project Manager to assist them with their goal of achieving net carbon zero across their housing stock by 2030.

You will be working alongside the Asset Management & Investment team managing a number of green initiative projects to achieve the successful delivery of their Sustainability strategy.

Sustainability & Energy Improvement Programme

  • Lead the development and implementation of the Sustainability Strategy & Energy Improvement delivery plan in conjunction with internal colleagues and external partners to enable my client to become a sector leading sustainable housing provider.
  • Support the delivery of a 'Sustainability Delivery project Group’ acting as the accountable body of relevant subject matter experts to deliver our strategy.
  • Support in the delivery plan to develop programmes to meet their specific needs and aspirations
  • Seek creative opportunities for external funding and financing initiatives to support funding our sustainability priorities
  • Develop and manage relationships with partners and organisations to develop and deliver our priorities
  • Create success measures to enable progress to be tracked against the Sustainability Strategy and delivery plan.

The Individual

  • Be the lead sustainability subject matter expert on sustainability and carbon reduction related activity – including briefing the business on legislative and policy changes, identifying risks, implications and opportunities that they present
  • Assessment and application of existing good practice and innovation in sustainability and carbon reduction
  • Provide specialist advice and support to the Asset Management & Investment team in relation to our Planned Investment Programme
  • Support our planned investment process and modelling to support operational colleagues identify priorities and translate them into tangible sustainable investment.
  • Support the development of a pipeline of opportunities to provide sustainability related services
  • Provide specialist advice in tender production and solution development for funding bids
  • Support the wider Asset Management & Investment team and operational colleagues to manage relationships with partnering consultants and other internal and external influencers in relation to sustainability priorities

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