Senior Sustainability Consultant

Timely Recruit
Surrey, United Kingdom
 £40 000 - £55 000 + pension and bonus
Closing date
9 Mar 2024

Job Details

Job Opportunity: Senior Sustainability Consultant
Location: Surrey
Work model: Permanent – office based 
Salary: £40 000 - £55 000pa + pension and bonus

Our client is a dedicated and independent sustainability consultancy in the built environment. Their focus is to raise the environmental performance of buildings.

Due to continued growth they are looking for a Senior Sustainability Consultant to lead their Net Zero and be part of the Senior Management Team.

Job Responsibilities:

The Senior Sustainability Consultant will:

  • Lead one of the Net Zero teams, investing in each individual to help them fulfil their potential.
  • Contribute to the day-to-day running of the company through the Senior Management Team.
  • Provide clients with high-quality technical and strategic advice on a broad range of sustainability services including Whole Life Carbon Assessments, Circular Economy Statements, ESG Assessments, Net Zero Roadmaps, Materials Lifecycle Analysis, Air Quality Assessments, Carbon Baseline Calculation & Reports, Environmental Product Declaration’s, IAQ Plans, Sustainability Charters, Sustainable Procurement Plans, Sustainability Statements, and Waste Reduction Strategies.
  • Work with design teams on a range of innovative and high-profile developments.
  • Prepare high-quality reports for clients.
  • Play an active part in a growing team.
  • Manage Key Client Accounts, developing long-term and constructive relationships.
  • Expand our client offering into new and exciting areas of sustainability.
  • Contribute towards developing a robust Pipeline.

Skills, qualifications and experience:

Candidates will be expected to have:

  • A relevant degree in Sustainability. A building/sustainability/materials-related MSc is desirable.
  • Over 3-years’ experience working within the built environment.
  • Experience advising on net zero buildings.
  • Having BREEAM would be an advantage.
  • Experience carrying out Whole Life Cycle Carbon Assessments and using OneClick LCA software.
  • Knowledge of the RICS WLC guidance methodology.
  • Knowledge of Circular Economy principles and reporting.
  • Experience providing appropriate low carbon material and solutions to lower the embodied carbon of a project.
  • Experience in managing projects, writing reports, and building relationships with clients.

Please note, sponsorship will be provided


Timely Recruit operates in close collaboration with clients to gain a comprehensive understanding of their hiring strategies and candidate requirements. This enables us to implement an effective recruitment model that consistently delivers outstanding outcomes. Our primary objective is to connect you with exceptional individuals who seamlessly integrate into your organization, recognizing that the brilliance of your workforce is integral to your business's success.

Timely Recruit is a distinguished United Kingdom-based workforce solutions provider specializing in the placement of professionals within the dynamic fields of Utilities (Electricity, Water, Gas),  ESG Smart Energy, Zero Carbon, Energy Storage, Batteries, Sustainable and Renewable markets, as well as Technology, Engineering, and Construction, our expertise extends from Graduate-level positions to C-Suite level.

Company info
Second Floor, 2 The Waterhouse
Waterhouse Street
Hemel Hempstead
United Kingdom

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