Sustainability Manager

Golding Homes

c.£45,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Monday, 26th April 2021   5 days left

Sustainability Manager

Location: Maidstone
Salary: Circa £45,000
Full Time, Permanent

We are Golding – thank you for looking!


It is a great time to join Golding, with a new strategic plan and focus on driving quality customer service, the organisation is going through a period of positive change and cultural development. With an established track record for building quality homes and investing in our local communities, we are excited to recruit to a brand new role at Golding and appoint a Sustainability Manager.

What you'll be doing

As our Sustainability Manager you will lead in the development and implementation of a brand-new sustainability strategy which will future-proof Golding’s homes and work towards the achievement of EPC C minimum and the Government’s Net Zero Carbon target by 2050.

You will act as project manager for our SHIFT accreditation strategy and you will lead on Energy and Utility management to reduce resource use and drive sustainability and cost efficiencies.

This is a great opportunity to make an impact in shaping our future plans to create a sustainable future, for our customers and us as an organisation.

More about you. What can you bring?

We are looking for an ambitious manager to lead, shape and grow our sustainability agenda. For this you will need to have a proven track record of successfully managing an Energy, Environment and Sustainability strategy along with a relevant academic qualification (recognised degree standard qualification in a relevant environmental science or equivalent ).

Experience of working in a customer focussed environment and providing advice and support regarding the technicalities of energy efficiency and sustainability measures is essential.

We welcome and embrace diverse talent. We are committed to our colleagues working flexibly and building a healthy, vibrant and inclusive organisation that treats people with respect and creates opportunities for all.

When and where you'll be doing it

You will enjoy a 37-hour working week and earn an annual salary of circa £45,000 per annum depending upon your knowledge, skills and experience.

Golding Homes’ head office is in central Maidstone where you will be based in our new modern and bright office space which offers creative, collaborative and flexible ways of working. Golding continues to embrace agile working for all colleagues, so it is anticipated that you will also work remotely.

What will you get in return?

Creating an environment which enables our people to thrive is crucial for us and our Total Reward package goes beyond your salary, designed to support you throughout your working life here.

You’ll get:

● 28 days annual leave per year (plus bank holidays)

● Company Pension contribution and life assurance

● Flexible Benefits including health cash plan, additional holiday purchase, cycle to work scheme, onsite gym, retail discounts and more.

● An annual Wellbeing Fund

Closing Date: Monday 26th April at Midnight

Interviews: w/c 3 May 2021

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