Sustainability Professional, Rising To Team Leader

Central London • £40K - £55K + Significant Bens Dependant On Experience • Ref: JSM 11800


Posted 1st October 2018

Do you want to lead a team, drive ideas, surround yourself by industry leaders and progress your career without limitations?   

Ambitious Sustainability Professional required for renowned and market leading, independent design engineering consultancy with fantastic offices in the heart of the vibrant Kings Cross area of London.  Working on many of the most prestigious and innovative projects in the UK and globally.

JSM are in partnership with this award-winning consultancy to fill this pivotal role within their established team.  The firm prides itself on its excellent reputation, culture, progressive outlook and enviable portfolio of projects.

My client seeks a creative and driven Sustainability professional to join the group.  The role is based in their iconic London office, offering a superb working environment.  You will also be working closely with the wider sustainability teams based across the UK.

With sustainability at the core of the business you will be embedded on key projects across the UK as well as their expanding International work.

What You’ll Be Doing

My client provides a diverse sustainability consultancy service for a range of projects, across all sectors, promoting sustainable development.  You will provide project leadership and support the operations of the current team.

As well as project-related work, you will engage directly with industry undertaking research and development studies, and authoring industry guidance across a wide spectrum of sustainability related subjects.  My client holds key positions on national design commissions and influential industry bodies.  The role also presents the opportunity for involvement in this aspect of work to those keen to have a direct influence on the industry.

What My Client Is Looking For

You will be expected to have experience or awareness of the following fields.

·       Energy strategies
·       Building Regulations Part L assessments using NHER and IES
·       Dynamic modelling for thermal comfort assessments, in-use energy modelling and overheating risk assessments
·       Façade performance evaluation
·       Renewable energy feasibility studies
·       Sustainability strategies and implementation plans
·       BREEAM, as well as international assessment methods e.g. LEED and Passivhaus
·       Post occupancy evaluation
·       Carbon foot printing and sustainable materials selection guidance
·       Sustainable master planning and energy services procurement advice
·       Water and waste management strategies

About You

You will have experience working within the built environment sector and looking to grow as a leader in the sustainability field.

Already working within sustainability or an engineering consultancy, you will be looking for a new challenge within a practice at the very forefront of the sustainability field.  You will bring expertise (with a degree in engineering, architecture, science, and experience in the field) and a passion for creating sustainable solutions.  You will relish being part of dynamic team within a progressive and well-respected firm.

You will have good communication skills and an enthusiasm for working within a team environment.

My client is serious about sustainability and are passionate about valuing talent.  This is a rare opportunity to grow not only your own career, but the industry approach to your field of expertise.

What Is On Offer

To reward your hard work and commitment my client offers a competitive salary and both core and flexible benefits including:

·       Superb working environment
·       Private medical scheme
·       25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 with length of service
·       Contributory pension scheme
·       Life assurance
·       Income protection
·       Friendly and dynamic team working environment
·       Flexible approach to work patterns
·       Working closely with people at all levels of the organisation
·       Opportunities for significant career progression

Contact Us

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money (  However, if you have not received a response within one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round.  We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.

This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.  JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape.

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