Sustainability Consultant/

United Kingdom

Your next role

  • Exuding passion and enthusiasm for the built environment to support human outcomes and fair distribution of value
  • Sustainability project and service support
  • Task leadership and direction / mentorship of more junior team members
  • Production of technical guidance and analysis to influence policy, corporate strategies and urban planning.
  • Providing written comments and producing reports and presentations with excellent visual and grammatical quality.
  • Working as part of multidisciplinary teams (including, but not limited to attending meetings with architects, planners, government agencies and clients)
  • Formulating external presentations for outreach and business development purposes.

Your skills & experience

You will be a passionate sustainability practitioner with experience in the construction/built environment sector; you will ideally be able to demonstrate the following…

  • Experience in a comparable sustainability consulting role with a focus on the built environment;
  • Ideally some specialist knowledge in one or more of the following areas; Energy and Carbon; Building Performance; Natural Capital; Climate Resilience; External Environments; Health & Wellbeing; Social Value; Circular economy.
  • Ability to communicate in an effective and confident manner
  • Working knowledge of wellbeing and sustainable design techniques, analysis or modelling relevant to the construction industry or corporate strategies
  • Experience of undertaking technical analysis, and the development of suitable responsive strategies
  • Working knowledge of relevant UK policy and regulation (or equivalent)
  • Experience producing high quality graphical and written outputs
  • Experience in sustainability strategy development (buildings and/or masterplans)
  • Assessment system qualifications (e.g. LEED, BREEAM, WELL) and evidence of practical competence of their application.

It would also be advantageous if you could demonstrate the following…

  • Strong facilitation and team working skills and a drive to deliver outstanding results

What we offer you

  • Hybrid working arrangements.
  • Attractive salary and benefits package including life assurance and income protection.
  • Holiday entitlement of 25 days per annum (exclusive of bank holidays) and flexible holiday arrangements.
  • Generous company pension scheme.
  • Flexible benefits including cycle scheme, dental insurance, optical cover, travel insurance, season ticket loans, and corporate discounts
  • Enhanced parenthood leave policies
  • 3pm finish on the last Friday of the month
  • A strong commitment to your continuous development. Whatever stage in your career, we have a learning and development programme that will enable and empower you.
  • Entitlement to two memberships to professional bodies or subscriptions
  • A commitment to your wellbeing through a comprehensive employee assistance programme and wellbeing activities.
  • An international culture that wherever your career takes you at Buro Happold, you won’t be far from the exceptional.

Our inclusive team welcomes applications from those seeking flexible or part-time working.


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