Head of Energy Services

Severn Wye Energy Agency

£32,000 - £45,000 dependent on experience and role

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

severnwye.org.uk recruitment@severnwye.org.uk

Reference: HEO25

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, sustainability

Closing date: Thursday, 5th November 2020  

Severn Wye is seeking to appoint a passionate sustainable energy expert to work with us as Head (or possibly Director) of Energy Services, to help us achieve our ambitions, secure future growth and successfully deliver on our strategic goals and objectives.

We are looking for an outstanding individual with the ambition, creativity and experience to lead, train and encourage our sustainable energy project teams to innovate, create and deliver new projects and services that tackle climate change, eliminate fuel poverty and create a healthier environment and quality of life for communities, now, and for the future.

That person will have training (and ideally qualifications/accreditations) and experience in the sustainable energy sector, which might include some or all of energy efficiency/retrofit, renewable energy technologies, energy management, carbon foot-printing and/or energy or net carbon zero strategy and delivery. They will also have a strong track record of developing, managing and delivering sustainable energy projects, with proven experience in building and leading successful teams to deliver high quality projects and services.

The Head of Energy Services will lead our external stakeholder engagement and energy services/project development in England. You will have proven experience in building successful partnerships, ideally cross-sectoral, and a track-record of securing new work or fundraising. As part of the delivery of our strategy, you will work across multiple sectors to share our learning and delivery experience to shape and inform policy and technology innovation – we hope you are, or aspire to be, an inspirational thought-leader in the sector.

This is a unique opportunity to establish a new role at an exciting time for Severn Wye, public awareness of climate change, carbon and sustainable energy has never been higher and the need to act more important. In addition to career development and training, we offer employee benefits and pension. Whilst we are currently supporting and encouraging home-based working, depending on Covid-19 restrictions, travel will also be required to our offices in Wales so occasional weekend and overnight stays will be required. European travel may also occasionally be required.

If you have the skills and experience for this exciting new role, please apply by sending your CV along with a supporting letter which demonstrates how you meet our requirements and your vision of how you could deliver this role using your unique skills and interests to us.

Please visit our website to view the job pack for this role and further information about us.

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