Environmental Lead

Recruiter
Faith Recruitment
Location
Weybridge, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Jul 2019
Closes
25 Jul 2019
Ref
1213629665
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Environmental Lead
Weybridge
£52,000 + Amazing benefits

Our client based in Weybridge are seeking an Environmental Lead to join their company. The purpose of this role is to be responsible for the UK's investment and sustainability plan. There will also be responsibility in developing and implementing sustainability strategies and targets and identify and focus on environmental issues and regulations.

The role involves:
Developing a comprehensive understanding of the Sustainability strategy
Looking into the business and its environmental impacts
Being the local expert on environmental legislation and maintain awareness of the regulatory climate
Having responsibility for ensuring we complete the companies regulatory reporting requirements
Creating, owning and maintaining the environment plan and develop, monitor and report on targets to deliver the group strategy
Educating, informing and advising the business on the environment plan
Creating the business case to ensure environmental considerations become part of the business decision making process across all functions
Co-ordinating activities and supporting the development of programmes to achieve these targets
Looking into impact areas which will include water, waste and greenhouse gas emissions
Helping to shape existing projects and develop new initiatives on the impact areas of waste across the business
Being responsible for the disposal/recycling of both products

To be considered you will:
Have a degree or equivalent professional qualification in an environmental discipline
Be numerical and a real problem solver
Have a minimum of three to five years' environment experience
Work with confidence and be approachable and able to build rapport
Work with data previously
Have previous experience in the electronics industry however this is not essential
Be highly self-motivated with a flexible 'can do' attitude
Maintain excellent working knowledge of Windows, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who is looking to join a company where you can make a difference and make a role your own! Our client offers an outstanding working environment, free parking and benefits. Please contact us for further information on this role.

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