Senior Sustainability Manager

Job Location


Published By

BPIC Network

Type of Job

Full Time

Published Date

8 May 2021, 21:00:00

About the job

T'o be an expert and promote innovation/change in a particular area of sustainability i.e. waste, energy/carbon, water, responsible sourcing of materials or sustainable buildings.

To be a proactive generalist, able to cover all major sustainability issues with all relevant stakeholders.

To support the drive for Our client to continue to lead in sustainability.


  • Ensuring the project and client teams deliver Our client corporate targets and client ambitions.

  • Aiming to innovate, exceed and deliver positive sustainability outcomes beyond compliance.

  • Ensuring sustainability reporting and compliance requirements are met in the most business efficient manner.

  • Embedding the data collection process throughout the business and finding standardized, company-wide solutions.

  • Supporting work winning through bid support, innovation, client liaison, up-skilling of colleagues and raising Our client’s profile externally.

  • Managing the risk assessment tools and optimising (bespoke responsible business reporting software) and Tracker Plus.

  • Guiding in the responsible business training and communications to coach and communicate in simple, impactful ways including translation and education of the group strategy and annual goals for each area.

  • Creating of league tables and KPI in order to manage reporting.

  • Managing green building certification processes.

  • Standing as a focal point for technical support and able to trouble shoot.

  • Translating the technical topics into laypersons language and articulate the value of sustainability.

  • Representing Our client at relevant forums and through presentations to clients and working groups.

  • Supporting sustainability and encouraging behavioural change throughout the business.

  • Helping bid teams differentiate Our client in work winning.

  • Driving client and corporate responsible business outcomes.

  • Influencing internal stakeholders and suppliers to change behaviours and drive results.

  • Meeting and networking with strategic clients.

  • Seeking and promoting innovative solutions/technologies.


You have a degree qualification in relevant science or construction subject. Practitioner or higher-level member of IEMA or similar professional body. You have previous involvement with construction and development projects. Proven experience of sustainability delivery and related process i.e. environmental audit or sustainable design. Expertise in Environmental Management Systems (EMS) 14001.

You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams. Strong technical knowledge and experience in one or more relevant sustainability topics (waste, carbon/energy, responsible sourcing, water, biodiversity). You will have a construction or project management background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Our client have to offer.


Competitive salary plus excellent company benefits

About us

BPIC working on behalf of our client. Our mission is to increase the participation of BAME individuals in the industry whilst also empowering and educating individuals along the way. We champion the importance of diversity within the industry by directly providing solutions for organisations to create inclusive work environments and attract a diverse workforce. The network is dedicated to delivering solutions for participants that work in all areas of the industry from major infrastructure projects, fit-outs, SMEs to specialist professions that support our industry such as tech, law & finance.