Deadline: 25.12.2022

Senior/Principal Whole Life Carbon and Sustainability Consultant/

United Kingdom

The Team

The world’s first engineering consultant to be certified carbon neutral. Cundall’s mission is to provide a pathway to net-zero-carbon for all the buildings we design.  We need engineers who share this passion for sustainability design.  Winners of the 2021 CIBSE Innovation Award, Cundall are at the forefront of the industry, priding ourselves on our exemplary track record of design and innovation. Our industry leading sustainability & building physics team is key to our global business. Collaborating with organisations like the World and UK Green Building Council to create a better, healthier more sustainable built environment.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate and motivated senior or principal consultant to join our world leading sustainability team. The role will be to help lead our growing Life Cycle Assessment team in the UK, with a focus on the holistic environmental impact of materials. Supported by our wider UK and international teams, who have helped define the Net Zero Carbon agenda globally. There will be a strong emphasis on business development and industry leadership where you will be supported by the management team. You will be required to quickly assimilate the innovative services we have developed so that you can use these to promote our services and wider Cundall capacity in the local market.


Working closely with colleagues of various disciplines, you will design, analyse, report, model and document sustainability projects as well as present to clients with the aim of expanding the sustainability project portfolio.


Key Responsibilities

  • Managing delivery of consultancy projects
  • Appraisal of building fabric and materials
  • Writing technical summary reports and detailed technical reports
  • Client consulting; determining expectations and achieving deliverables
  • Liaison with clients, project partners and key stakeholders
  • Analysis of large datasets, condensing into robust and digestible outputs
  • Supporting both junior level consultants and senior colleagues
  • Internal quality assurance
  • Presenting results to clients

The Skills

Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in engineering, architecture, or the built environment, you will show demonstrable knowledge of building materials and embodied carbon. You will possess comprehensive knowledge of the quantification of environmental impacts, EPDs and environmental science. Is it preferable to have experience of the Life Cycle Assessment tool and an appreciation of coding is desirable.


Given the collaborative and client focussed nature of this role, excellent communication skills and experience of using your initiative to overcome challenges are essential.


Why Join Cundall?


Valuing Diversity


Cundall values equality and diversity, and welcomes applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. 

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