Strategic Environment Officer

Leicestershire County Council

Glenfield, Leicestershire
£26,848 - £30,157 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: ET0043

Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Monday, 01 May 2017

Working Hours: Full-time , Hours per week - 37
Salary Range: £26,848 - £30,157
Appointment Type: Permanent
Location: County Hall, Glenfield, Leicestershire, LE3 8RA
Reference: ET0043

An opportunity to join a hardworking, committed team seeking to reduce Leicestershire County Council’s environmental impacts and to reduce carbon emissions across Leicestershire.

The role requires a good understanding of environmental issues and the current policy and strategic context. You should have experience of developing, delivering and managing environmental projects and developing strong partnerships with a variety of stakeholders from the public, private and voluntary sectors. Good communication and presentation skills, together with the ability to negotiate, shape and influence to achieve successful outcomes are important.

The role requires someone who can work on their own initiative and be an integral part of a team. You should be able to work to tight timescales and deliver agreed targets with a customer focussed and outcomes based approach.

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For informal enquiries, please contact David Nicholls on tel: 0116 3057187 or email: or James O'Brien on tel: 0116 3057319 or email:

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Closing date: 1 May 2017 at midnight.

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