Certification Reviewer


Remote in the UK with monthly travel to London
£27,000 - £30,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent


Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Wednesday, 17th July 2024   1 day left

Sintali is an environmental certification body, which was founded to verify the impact of the built environment around the world. Sintali acts as a global certification partner for IFC’s EDGE green building program, transforming the built environment and creating a pathway to ensure that every building on this planet is green.

Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) is an innovative green building standard and certification created by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), member of the World Bank Group. EDGE makes it faster, easier, and more affordable than ever before to build and brand green.

EDGE is growing at an exponential rate, quickly becoming the most dominant green building certification in many countries around the world. Designed for mass market transformation, EDGE is being applied at scale. across the world. As one of the two global certifiers, Sintali delivers EDGE certification in over 170 countries.

We are seeking an individual who will be checking, verifying, and assuring that projects adhere to the EDGE standard and play a critical role in the certification process.

What is the role?

We are looking for an individual to join our technical team and act as a quality controller. You will be responsible for reviewing self-assessments of buildings that our auditing partner submits to us, checking them for quality and consistency and providing a recommendation as to whether the building meets the EDGE green building standard or not.

You will have an opportunity to work with audit teams around the world and review projects ranging in size, typology, location and profile.

About you

You are highly detail-oriented and committed to quality and accuracy. You get excited when you read high quality documents and can’t find any mistakes. You are interested in sustainable construction and are curious about the global green building market. You want to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You have a strong sense of purpose and are looking to work at a company with strong values.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Reviewing EDGE Audits and recommendations for certification. Answering technical and non-technical queries related to EDGE certification.
  • Providing clear and concise feedback to auditors.
  • Preparation of EDGE Certificates.
  • Contributing to ongoing improvements in the review process to improve efficiency and consistency of certification decisions.
  • Other tasks as required to support the team.

Essential skills:

  • Higher education degree in construction related field.
  • Work experience in a construction related field.
  • Fair knowledge of building-related systems and materials.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Self-driven and self-motivated.
  • Competent in MS Excel.

Desirable skills:

  • Mechanical engineering qualification preferred
  • General understanding of green-building standards.
  • EDGE Expert accreditation or equivalent
  • Experience of auditing green building standards
  • Data visualization and analytics.


  • Ability to work from home
  • Must be authorised to work in the United Kingdom

Location: Remote but must be based in the UK and able to travel to London on a monthly basis for team meetings

Salary: £27,000 – £30,000

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