Senior Environment Officer

University of Nottingham

Nottingham
£30,942 - £40,322 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: NHE109421

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Tuesday, 25th May 2021  


Job Type: Administrative Professional & Managerial
Salary: £30942 to £40322 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The Estates and Facilities Department at the University of Nottingham provides strategic and operational services support to the University infrastructure, buildings and landholdings. We are a large and diverse department employing approximately 1100 people and provide a wide range of services across our UK sites.

This is a key role within the Sustainability Team and will support the delivery of the University’s strategic Sustainability ambition. We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to work across all University sites leading on the development, implementation and management of our Environmental Management system. You will advise on changes to legislation ensuring compliance across the Estate and will support the Implementation of our Environmental Sustainability strategic delivery plan. You will work with a range of stakeholders across different departments and across different sites.

You should be qualified to Degree level in a relevant environmental subject with some relevant experience in a similar role or have extensive relevant experience in a similar role. You will also have demonstrable experience of environmental management systems and their operations within an organisation, and will have knowledge and understanding of government strategy, policy and legislation relating to the field.

This role is available on a permanent basis. Hours of work are full-time (36.25 hours) worked mainly Monday to Friday, flexibility will be required. Job share arrangements may be considered.

The University of Nottingham are committed to providing competitive employment packages whilst supporting the well-being of our staff to help them reach their full potential. We strive to provide a range of benefits and rewards, including leading fitness and health facilities, staff discounts and travel schemes. We also offer an excellent holiday allowance of 30 days, plus additional university closure days and bank holidays.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Butler, email [email protected]. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. Please quote ref NHE109421.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe.

Closing date: Tuesday 25 May 2021.

For all successful international applicants, including EU/EEA applicants from January 2021, we offer an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses to the UK, including visas and the NHS surcharge.

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