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Assistant or Consultant, Sustainability - Birmingham or Bristol

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WSP

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  • The candidate must have a relevant degree or qualification, a full driving licence, strong analytical and communication skills, experience in sustainability projects, and the ability to develop and manage client relationships.
  • In this role, the candidate will work with clients on various sustainability projects, using regulatory and non-regulatory assessment tools to embed sustainability into decision making. They will analyze data, communicate findings, manage time effectively, and collaborate with a team to ensure successful project outcomes.

Graduate Job

SustainabilityBirmingham, Bristol

Description

  • We have an opportunity to grow our team following recent client successes. We are looking for an Assistant Consultant/ Consultant to join the team to help deliver projects and expand our services.

Requirements

  • Degree, Post Graduate Diploma or Masters in relevant subject 
  • Full driving licence 
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of the delivery of sustainability, appraisal and/or assessment projects
  • An ambition and ability to develop new client relationships and assist with the management of existing key client

Education requirements

Bachelors
Masters
PhD

Area of Responsibilities

Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • The team works with UK and international clients, addressing long term strategic challenges such achieving net zero, providing sustainable water resources, providing homes and disposing of radioactive waste to ensure that sustainability is embedded into decision making, and opportunities for environmental enhancement are taken. To support this, we use a variety of regulatory and non-regulatory qualitative and quantitative assessment tools.
  • The projects are varied in nature, but all require skills in analysis, communication, reporting, time management and the ability to work collaboratively within a team. Appreciation and experience of policy and proposals and their sustainability effects would be beneficial.
  • This position represents an excellent opportunity to develop professionally as an individual via the continued growth of our business over the next few years.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Application deadline

Mar 31, 2024

Location

Birmingham, Bristol

Benefits

Work-life balance:

  • WSP recognises that work is only one part of your life and making time for other things is important – whether that’s for your families, friends, or yourself.
  • Our hybrid working policy allows the flexibility to work from the comfort of your own home as well as collaborating in our contemporary offices across the UK.

Inclusivity & Diversity:

  • We want our people to achieve rewarding careers, bringing their whole selves to work. We celebrate integrity and treat people with respect, supporting each other and embracing diversity to create a culture of inclusion and belonging at WSP.
  • Our employee resource groups VIBE (LGBTQ+ employees), CREED (Championing Racial Equality and Ethnic Diversity) and our Gender Balance Group, in tandem with WSP’s Neurodiverse Community Group, WSP Connect Group (visible and non-visible disabilities) help us promote the right environment for you to reach your full potential.

Health & Wellbeing:

  • We are committed to supporting our people, giving you the tools to make improvements to your health and wellbeing through our Thrive programme.
  • Med24 gives you and your family unrestricted telephone access to an NHS doctor where you can call day or night or have a face-to-face video consultation.

Flex your time:

  • For improved work life balance, WSP offers the “WSP Hour” which enables you to take one hour per day to do as you wish and make up the time earlier or later that day. We also offer part time and flexible working arrangements plus the option to flex your bank holiday entitlement to suit you.

Your development:

  • We appreciate that development and training is important to you and that’s why we have a supportive environment that invests in your development, whether that’s chartership, training or mentoring.