As a Senior Sustainability Consultant, you will be required to work closely with technical disciplines within the organisation and clients to help them measure and improve their sustainability performance. Although tasks may vary depending on projects and scope, you’ll typically need to carry out research and develop environment and sustainability assessments.  Duties will include:

  • Collect and analyse data and produce reports to demonstrate your findings including presenting your findings to clients.
  • Provide advice on how clients can meet regulations laid out in environmental law and sustainability policies and guidelines.
  • Supporting the Head of Sustainability with implementation of the wider Sustainability Strategy and conducting workshops and trainings.
  • Recommend technological innovations and explain the most cost-effective and beneficial routes to sustainability. This could involve switching to alternative energy sources to lower energy costs, smarter water usage, reducing waste and lowering carbon emissions.
  • Assisting with communications (both internal and external) of our progress and achievements within Sustainability.
  • Have good knowledge and experience in application of carbon and sustainability tools and WLC assessments.
  • Manage projects which involve identifying potential clients, preparing marketing materials, bid documents, and managing resources and budgets to deadline.
  • Implement project requirements to fully meet the client specification in accordance with relevant standards.


Required Qualifications, Experience & Skills

Essential Preferred
  • Relevant degree (Environment, Sustainability)
  • Working towards professional qualifications and chartership
  • Professionally qualified CEnv or CSci
  • 5-6 years’ experience working in a UK consultancy for private and public-sector developers and operators, on a range of development / infrastructure projects.
  • Experience of working within different sectors such as Commercial, Industrial, Retail and Residential
  • Experience of PAS2080, carbon life cycle assessment, developing net zero carbon strategies.
  • Specialising in environmental design, energy efficiency and low carbon solutions within the built environment with experience from concept and planning stages through to completion.
  • Experience with LCA, WLCA and Circular Economy Assessments.
  • Previous experience of an engineering organisation
  • Well versed in using LCA, WLCA tools
  • Experience of carrying out energy assessments
  • Report writing
  • Experience in use of carbon calculation tools
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience in consulting

Why Pell Frischmann?

We are one of the UK’s most influential and highly respected firms of infrastructure and built environment professionals. We provide a collaborative and supportive working environment, where you’ll have the freedom and flexibility to create your own pathway and make a real impact within the business and in the communities in which you will operate.

We’ll support your ongoing personal and professional development as your career progresses, allowing you to reach your full potential. We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all, welcoming applications from all backgrounds and are delighted to be a part of the government’s Disability Confident Scheme. We’re happy to talk about flexible working and are committed to promoting the wellbeing of all our employees.

In addition, you’ll receive a competitive salary and other excellent benefits you can find on the link below!