Everyone knows Kwik Fit for tyres, but these days we do a whole lot more. Servicing, fleet services, fast-fit – whatever comes our way. And whilst half of our MOT and service appointments are booked in advance, either online or over the phone, we are still ready to save the day for customers who need us at the drop of a hat. That’s what it’s all about for us – being there for customers. We’re heroes to our local communities. That’s why we say, ‘you can’t get better’.

The role

Reporting to the Business Improvement Manager in the Commercial Department, the Sustainability Specialist is responsible for providing support and guidance across the ETEL Group, in the development and implementation of sustainability initiatives, strategies and practices, contributing to a greener and more responsible future.

The role will play a vital part in supporting our goals to reduce our ecological footprint, enhance our reputation, and ensure long term business sustainability. Utilising data analysis, project management and stakeholder engagement, the role will support the improvement of our environmental, social and economic impact, ensuring we meet our sustainability goals and comply with legislation.

This permanent role is based upon 40hrs per week and will operate on a hybrid/remote basis to involve national travel when required. Therefore you must be UK based and with a full UK driver licence, flexible around travel and location.

Key accountabilities

  • Work with key stakeholders to develop and maintain sustainability strategies with clear goals and objectives.
  • Work across the Group to ensure sustainability practices are integrated into daily operations and each function is fully participating.
  • Adhere to legal compliance and business requirements in pulling together required information and accurate data from the wider business to produce regular, insightful reports and sustainability updates.
  • Develop and maintain thorough and up to date knowledge of the sustainability requirements of the business.
  • Use knowledge, understanding and data to suggest sound improvements for the business
  • Participate in the development of sustainability training to educate employees on sustainable practices, energy conservation, waste reduction and other related topics.

Skills & experience

  • Passionate about the environment with a sincere commitment to sustainability
  • Strong understanding of sustainability concepts, and best practices
  • Previous experience in similar field using Eco Vadis ratings process
  • Sound understanding of compliance when handling legal, confidential and business sensitive documents and data
  • Possess a logical and analytical approach, with excellent attention to detail and a good level of numeracy and IT skills (MS Query, Excel, Word and manipulating data)
  • Excellent organisational and time management capabilities, and problem-solving skills
  • Good interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate and build positive relationships at all levels.
  • Team orientated with a strong sense of responsibility and integrity


  • Performance related bonus up to 10% of annual salary
  • Company car
  • 33 days annual leave including bank holidays, increasing to 38 days with service
  • Exclusive discounts at major retailers, restaurants, holidays and much more
  • Generous staff discounts for you and your family
  • Award-winning training and development, with fantastic career prospects
  • Wide range of wellbeing support for you and your family