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Job Opportunity: Climate, Energy and Engagement Officer – Apply by 19/04/24

Salary: £41,418 – £46,464
Contract: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37 per week
Location: Wolverhampton
Closing Date: 19/04/24

Passionate advocate of climate action? Seeking to further enhance your existing net zero and energy sector skills and knowledge? Got extensive experience of fostering relationships, meaningful stakeholder engagement and engendering behaviour change to bring real benefits for communities? Then join the City of Wolverhampton Council‘s dedicated and focused team!

They are seeking an experienced individual to work with communities, support Elected Members and senior management, and represent the Council with external Partners.

  • You will bring your experience of preparing Business Cases, Professional Reports and Funding Bids related to decarbonisation and energy resilience.
  • Objective thinking, devising creative opportunities and being solutions focused is core to the role, as is being skilled at working with different groups at differing levels on carbon emissions reduction, promoting use of low carbon materials, embedding circular economy principles and using digital innovation.

As the City embarks on its ‘Green Revolution’, you will help deliver the Council’s ‘Our City : Our Plan’, involving a broad range of ongoing and new; initiatives, pilot projects, proposals, designs and developments across Scope 1, 2 and 3 Emissions.

Your contributions will be core to the Council continuing progress on its 2028 Net Zero commitments as part of the city-wide 2041 Net Zero approach.

Please refer to the Job Description for further information on the workstyle assigned to the role you are applying for.

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact the Hiring Manager: Perminder Balu, Head of Green Cities and Circular Economy on 01902553463 or email perminder.balu@wolverhampton.gov.uk (not available 02-10 April)

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