Sustainability Operations Manager

University of Gloucestershire

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
£39,152 - £49,553 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01242 715416 Dr Alex Ryan

Reference: s1694

Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Sunday, 1st December 2019  

Can you help us get to net zero? Join the most sustainable university in the UK to set our new carbon ambitions and drive change in our core operations.

We are searching for our new Sustainability Operations Manager, to join an award-winning university sustainability team at our campuses in beautiful Gloucestershire!

Having delivered our major estate developments and maintained progress to exceed carbon targets set in 2005, we are now looking for a dynamic individual to take us to the next level on sustainability across our sites in Cheltenham and Gloucester. You will be working with our Estates and IT teams to create our new carbon strategy towards net zero, on ‘smart campus’ solutions to align sustainability with asset efficiency, space management and data improvement, and to maintain good environmental practices and systems.

In 2019 we reached 1st place in the People and Planet league table of all UK universities in sustainability, which reflects our long established corporate commitment to this agenda, delivered through collaboration with staff, students and partners. We are recognized globally for pioneering whole-institutional strategy that creates impact by connecting governance, operations, student experience, academic innovation and partnerships for sustainability.

Closing date: Sunday 1st December 2019 (midnight)
Interview date: Monday 16th December 2019
Base Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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