Principal/ Lead Consultant, Carbon Smart

Principal/ Lead Consultant

Location:                       London

Hours:                                   Full time

Contract:                       Permanent

Carbon Smart is a fast growing team of consultants focussed on practical solutions for carbon, energy and sustainability management in the business environment.   We have developed an impressive and loyal client list over the last few years and have delivered a wide range of carbon, energy and sustainability projects.

We are a dynamic, entrepreneurial team committed to working hard to achieve our goals whilst enjoying ourselves along the way. Our team is once again expanding and we are looking for a commercially minded, experienced consultant who wants to make an impact on our company and our clients. Reporting to the Consulting Director, the Principal Consultant will

  • Manage the consulting delivery team.
  • Lead and deliver projects for our clients in both private and public sector,  delivering high quality work on time and to budget
  • Research and develop new services, tools and knowledge
  • Work with the Directors to develop new business
  • Develop and maintain client relationships
  • Help grow our reputation, find new clients and build our network
  • Play a key role in the management of the company

This is an important, senior role in our organisation and offers the post holder an opportunity to join us in the management team of a growing company, shape how we do business and influence who we work with. We think this is a great and rewarding challenge for the right person – offering a fantastic mix of responsibility and personal growth. We offer competitive package and benefits that reflect the contribution made to the business.


A high impact and business minded individual with an ability to work with clients at all levels, you are currently working in consultancy and have five years’ experience of energy, carbon or environmental consulting along with project management, team leadership and client management experience. You are organised in your work, tenacious and ambitious. You have an entrepreneurial outlook and are excited by the opportunity to contribute to the success of our business. You like a challenge and want an opportunity to personally make a difference for our clients and in our business. You have strong communication skills both written and in presentations. You are passionate about the environment and have made changes in your own life to reflect this.  

To apply please send us an up to date CV and a covering letter explaining why you think the job is a good opportunity for you and why you are the right candidate.   Please submit your application by 5pm on the 28th October. If you have any questions or would like to discuss your application contact us at