Project Officer (Maternity)

Centre for Sustainable Energy

£24,695 - £27,952 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Wednesday, 20th January 2021   3 days left

We are seeking to appoint a Project Officer as 12 month maternity cover to work in our Household Energy Services team. This is a full time role (minimum 30 hours per week) with a fixed term to February 2022 based at our Bristol office, Covid regulations permitting. We would also be interested in secondments from other advice agencies.

The post holder will be responsible for providing in-depth support to clients accessing our advice services, administration support on larger projects and, potentially, managing smaller projects. We are seeking an individual with experience of the benefits system including carrying out initial assessments and working with vulnerable clients to secure and retain these benefits.

The job also involves working with clients to map out their income and expenditure in order to access funding for insulation and heating improvements, white goods and other essential items. You may be required to act as an advocate on behalf of householders in fuel debt or in dispute with their energy supplier. 

We are looking for someone with a commitment and enthusiasm for giving advice to people in need of support and helping them to achieve positive outcomes in their lives.

To apply: or find out more, download a full job description and application form from our website.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday 20 January

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