Climate Change Adaptation Senior/ Consultant/

United Kingdom

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Atkins’ Transportation Climate Change Advisory team is supporting clients to respond to climate change, one of the most technically demanding and time critical challenges being faced across the globe.  We are looking to recruit new team members who understand the scale of the challenge and who want to work collaboratively to develop climate change mitigation and adaptation solutions across all modes of transport.

We know the importance of a diverse skill set when tackling complex problems, so we will encourage you to work in a way that maximises the value that you bring to the team. We are part of a world-class transport business comprising thousands of experts. You will be required to work with others to design, deliver and manage multi-disciplinary projects, and to continually challenge our offer to ensure that our advisory services remain at the cutting-edge.

Your purpose

  • Help transportation clients make the right strategic and sustainable decisions to reduce climate risk and vulnerability and enhance resilience.
  • Support clients across all transport modes and lifecycle stages to enhance climate resilience and adaptation.
  • Develop technical climate change adaptation and resilience strategies.
  • Manage and coordinate multi-disciplinary projects for a variety of clients across a range of climate change specialisms.
  • Identify business development opportunities and explore new service lines in the climate change space, across the Transport sector.
  • Manage climate change proposals for both UK and international clients.

What can you bring

  • Degree qualification, or equivalent.
  • Demonstrable consultancy experience of climate adaptation and resilience service delivery across the transport sector.
  • Experience working with wide-ranging clients and stakeholders in the transport sector.
  • Proven bid management, project management and business development competencies regarding climate adaptation and resilience.
  • Ability to work as part of a team on complex problems.
  • Proven track record of winning work and delivering high quality outputs for clients.

Why work for AtkinsRéalis?

Our Transportation teams are reinventing transport for a challenging yet exciting future. We’re creating new ideas and smart solutions for cities, people and the environment. You’ll be working alongside some of the top people in our industry, solving challenges that bring together traditional engineering and new technologies. As part of our organisation, you’ll be in a privileged position, delivering what’s right for governments and communities. You’ll be helping us to improve our leading environmental performance while enabling others to do the same.

Meeting your needs:

To help you get the most out of life in and outside of work, we offer employees “Total Reward.” It’s a package that can be tailored to your changing lifestyle, career and personal needs. You’ll enjoy benefits such as partner discounts, leadership training, professional, accreditations, and career planning for any stage of your career. Making sure you’re supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview. And let’s talk through any adjustments you might need.

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