AECOM Senior Carbon Consultant in London, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - London, London - UK
AECOM’s Sustainability team are industry leaders in the field of low carbon design and sustainability in the built environment. Our projects range from working with Government to support Building Regulations and National planning policy relating to climate change, to developing energy and sustainability strategies to support the design and planning of new development and the resilience of cities.
We are seeing an increasing demand for our consultancy services to assist organisations, cities and regions to develop carbon strategies and action plans for achieving net zero emissions. We are seeking a senior energy/carbon consultant to join our established London based Sustainable Development Group to support this area of work.
Your key responsibilities, with support from the team, will include the following:
Provide consultancy support to organisations (public and private sector) to develop carbon reduction and GHG emissions reduction strategies
Provide consultancy support to developers, building estate owners, local authorities, cities and regions to develop multi-sectoral strategies for achieving net zero
Contributing to a wide range of projects as the work load dictates including energy strategies for major new developments
Writing proposals and winning new work
Building client relationships and delivering work
Presentations to clients and chairing meetings
Delivering high quality, clearly written outputs
Delegating work to junior staff and managing delivery.
Has a solid foundation of understanding or analysis of client business practices and goals; develops and formulates solutions to client problems on assigned projects.
Under limited supervision, responsible for the creation of work plans and task definitions.
Has broad technical knowledge but possesses an area of specialization or focus.
An ability to communicate effectively, be client-facing and able to write concise and clear reports;
Have a good understanding of and interest in sustainable development issues as they relate to the built environment
Experience in helping organisations to cut carbon emissions at a town or city scale
An understanding of recognised Greenhouse Gas reporting methodologies
Experience in compiling energy and emissions data at building or city scales
An understanding of practical approaches for cutting carbon emissions in buildings and the built environment
Experience of stakeholder engagement and stakeholder workshop facilitation
Experience in bidding for or supporting the winning of work
Experience in project and client management
If not currently chartered, ideally should be working towards chartership with a relevant institution (e.g. CIBSE, Energy Institute, IEMA)
Established professional experience in energy/carbon consulting, or other related experience in the consulting industry and/or private or public sector.
Experience of techno-economic analysis of carbon reduction measures
Experience of relevant data sources and approaches for compiling energy use and emissions data
Experience in preparing climate action plans or net zero strategies
- A science, engineering, or building-related degree; a building sustainability/energy related MSc is desirable
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 243264BR
Additional Locations UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.