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Sustainability Manager, Technical Projects

Considerate Group

London
£28,000+ (dependent on experience)

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

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Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Monday, 10th February 2020  


Job title: Sustainability Manager, Technical Projects
Company: Considerate Group (Considerate Hoteliers Ltd)
Duration: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Location: London
Salary: £28k+ (dependent on experience)
Other benefits: pension + bonus + 2 days per month flexible working from home if desired
Start Date: As soon as possible

Key words:

Service delivery
Business development
Sustainability
Environmental

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Sustainability Manager for Technical Projects to join our London based team. This is a full-time position within our company, which involves managing long-term grant-based projects; overseeing and further developing key services as well as technology products; and coordinating work tasks across cross-functional teams.

You will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant environment, within a passionate team committed to bringing positive change to the hospitality industry and growing the business to become the leading specialist in the segment.

You will be required to manage a variety of tasks with a steep learning curve. You will be given immediate responsibilities as part of the team and will have opportunities to manage client relationships with prestigious brands.

Company Background

Considerate’s mission is to help hospitality businesses operate more responsibly. We achieve this through a combination of innovative technology tools, advisory services and first-class customer service.

Through our sophisticated environmental data management system designed specifically for the hospitality industry, we allow hospitality businesses to monitor, analyse and improve their environmental performance, while saving costs and reducing inefficiencies in their operations. Con-Serve™ is certified as ISO 50001 compliant and allows for a correlation of consumption to other metrics such as hotel’s occupancy, restaurant’s food covers or outside temperatures. We are also developing a new mobile app, which is being developed and trialled as part of the UK Government’s Smart Meter Innovation Competition.

The Considerate Group also support hoteliers with advisory services, which cover CSR strategy, staff workshops, management of resource consumption, corporate reporting and the provision of various sustainability toolkits.

We are a small but fast-growing team of dedicated hospitality and sustainability specialists, currently operating out of London and Munich, and servicing clients worldwide.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the testing and development of a new mobile app
  • Liaising with diverse stakeholders from government representatives to utility technicians
  • Client relationship management of suppliers within the built environment and tech companies
  • Helping to achieve business and technical milestones, delivering against budget
  • Overseeing and further developing product and client services
  • Involvement in grant scheme management from bid writing to project delivery

Required experience and interest:

  • Min. 2-3 years work experience in project management/consultancy
  • Experience in developing and/or delivering products/services of a technical nature
  • Experience in energy or technology sector
  • Experience in a client facing role
  • Interest in sustainability and hospitality 
  • Interest in working in a dynamic start-up environment 

Essential skills and traits:

  • Highly organised
  • Communication skills, including ability to tailor communications and solutions to different audiences
  • Analytical skills, including good knowledge of MS Excel
  • Flexibility - ability to work with cross-functional teams and manage a variety of tasks
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to work accurately under time pressure
  • Ability to solve technical challenges
  • Business acumen and customer service orientation
  • Good attention to detail
  • Self-driven
  • Reliable

Desirable: 

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject
  • Knowledge of the UK energy market
  • Experience in launching a new product/app
  • Foreign language(s)

Eligibility:

  • Need to have a right to work in the UK (British/EEA citizen or Swiss national)

Application process:

  1. Send your CV AND Cover Letter to us (We will only accept applications that include a cover letter)
  2. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to complete an analytical task & provide at least one reference
  3. Selected candidates will go through a 2-step interview process

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