Director Carbon & Energy Consulting, carbonjobs

carbonjobs is currently assisting a key carbon and energy management consulting client recruit an experienced sustainability professional for a newly created Brisbane opening.   Our client currently provides a comprehensive range of technical and compliance based energy, carbon and sustainability advisory services to a variety of corporate entities located throughout Australia.

Position Description:

– Provide leadership to a team of consultants and senior consultants tasked with the delivery of high-quality and innovative energy, carbon and sustainability consultancy services to corporate clients

– Manage medium-large sized carbon, energy and sustainability projects and proposals according to budgets and schedules

– Travel within Australia to undertake projects, business development activities and consulting engagements

– Initiate and undertake extensive business development activities and client liaison

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

– Previous undertaking of energy, carbon and sustainability consulting engagements to a breadth of corporate entities

– Tertiary qualification in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Engineering or equivalent discipline

– Excellent scientific and technical analysis, numerical skills and report writing skills

– A minimum of 8-10 years experience in carbon consulting or working within industry in carbon/energy management, verification and quantification

– Must have experience in NGERS, EEO or a similar compliance-based carbon/energy quantification scheme

– Experience in the development of small and medium scale project budgets, schedules and priorities

– Ability to maintain and analyse budgets, and provide monthly reports to the management group as required

– Well developed understanding of climate change science plus carbon/energy management technologies, together with applicable Australian and international legislation and policy

– Ability to research innovative energy and carbon project delivery and strategy

– Current knowledge of carbon, energy and climate change legislation, policy and developments in Australian and internationally

This is an excellent chance to join a highly successful team of carbon specialists and ensure that your own professional development is accelerated during a period of unprecedented legislative and operational change.   The chance to work alongside some of Australia’s leading carbon and climate change specialists and mentors should not be taken lightly in view of the associated contribution to your own career growth.