Job opportunity: Sustainability Manager at University of Birmingham

SWM member the University of Birmingham is recruiting for a Sustainability Manager.

The post holder will be responsible for championing sustainability and supporting the University to embed sustainability across all its activities. The role involves providing expert advice, developing and implementing policies and procedures in conjunction with promoting sustainability projects across the entire estate. You would lead the development, implementation and ongoing effective operation of the university’s approach to sustainability and be the ‘go to’ person for all advice and guidance. This role will be actively involved in ensuring sustainability of its multi million capital programme.

This is a senior management post that will lead and direct sustainability across the university’s diverse portfolio which will require significant leadership experience across a comparable multi-site estate. You will possess excellent interpersonal skills with strong stakeholder management ability across all levels. The successful candidate will have significant experience of developing and implementing sustainability strategies with a track record of continual improvement. This role will suit proactive individuals with high levels of drive and determination who will enjoy the full support of the senior leadership team across the University.

To arrange a confidential discussion and to request the full briefing particulars, please contact our retained adviser Michael Hewlett (michael.hewlett@mrgpeople.co.uk) of The Management Recruitment Group via email or on 020 8892 0115.

Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 (with potential progression to £54,765) + substantial benefits.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 16 June.