Carbon/Net Zero Senior Project Officer

Bioregional

South London/Hybrid
£29,000 - £32,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.bioregional.com

Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


  • Are you committed to creating a world that is healthier, happier and zero carbon?
  • Do you want to work with sector-leading retailers, restaurants and built environment businesses to make this happen?
  • Are you looking for an opportunity to grow, bring new ideas and disruptive thinking?

There is no time to waste in taking urgent, radical action to tackle the climate and ecological emergency. At Bioregional we’ve been championing sustainable change for 25 years.

We’re looking for an experienced and confident senior project officer to join our growing team of sustainability experts. You will contribute technical knowledge, research skills and project support to a wide range of projects to help companies develop and implement ambitious sustainability strategies.

This will include calculating corporate carbon footprints, setting science-based emission reduction targets and helping to develop bespoke sustainability strategies.

Experience and responsibilities

You will have a background in environment and/or sustainability and a minimum of two years’ relevant work experience. Ideally you have a good understanding of what’s required to develop ambitious sustainability strategies in line with climate science, with experience of carbon footprinting.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a strong interest and knowledge of sustainability, based on personal conviction as well as academic and/or practical experience.
  • Be a balanced and highly numerate all-rounder with strong skills in data management, research, verbal and written communication and presentation, as well as collaboration.
  • Be keen to get involved in business development and exploring new project opportunities, with an existing network within the sector.

The post offers plenty of scope for professional development, and you'll be joining a friendly and supportive team.

About Bioregional

Bioregional has been winning awards and creating cutting-edge solutions to sustainability for over 25 years. Our ambition is simple. We want to inspire people to live happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness. We call this One Planet Living.

Bioregional is known for being an exceptionally friendly place to work, with a strong team culture that thrived even during the pandemic.

Diversity and inclusion

Bioregional is committed to increasing diversity within our organisation and the environmental sector as a whole. We welcome job applications from all backgrounds, and treat all applications equally, regardless of age, disability, gender identity or gender expression, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation or any other equality characteristic. We expressly welcome applications from people of a Black, Asian or minority ethnic background.

More information

The post is permanent and full-time, and is normally based at our offices at the award-winning BedZED eco-village in South London, on the Southern and Thameslink train lines. We support work-life balance through flexi-time and hybrid working.

Salary: £29,000 – £32,000 depending on experience, plus 6% ethical pension contribution, and 25 days of annual leave – rising by one day for each year of service up to 30 days.

To apply

Please read the full job description and submit a CV and cover letter, describing why you want the job and what you would bring to the role, to [email protected]