• Permanent
  • London
  • 48,000 - 55,000 £ / Year

Eden Brown Built Environment

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  • £48,000 – £55,000 a year

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Senior Sustainability Consultant – BREEAM
Up to £55k
Hybrid WorkingAn award-winning engineering consultancy, specialising in sustainable design and environmental solutions is looking for a Senior Sustainability Consultant specialising in BREEAM to join their team.
With over 50 years of experience, they are committed to creating a more sustainable and energy-efficient built environment. Their diverse team of experts collaborate on cutting-edge projects that push the boundaries of sustainable design, striving to make a positive impact on our planet’s future.

The Role
They are a purpose driven organisation at the forefront of delivering sustainable design consultancy within the built-environment sector. Their Sustainability team leads on sustainability strategies and assessments, net zero carbon services, building performance, lifecycle carbon analysis and wellbeing. They are at the forefront of delivering lifecycle carbon, circular economy, and net zero carbon services within the industry. They believe that delivering real sustainable change means tailoring analysis and advice to influence the specific design on a given project.
As a Senior Sustainability Consultant you will be involved in winning work, and leading on developing, governing and delivering sustainability strategies from inception through to hand over, for buildings and/or portfolios. The work will involve a good working knowledge of sustainability assessment methods and their advantages, embodied carbon and net zero carbon to inform strategic approaches.
As a Senior Consultant you will be sharing your knowledge across the practice and supporting and training more junior members of the team. You will also have the opportunity to represent the business and engage externally to improve outcomes across the industry.

About You

  • You will have strong organisational skills and will have a passion for driving the sustainability agenda forward.
  • You will have a good understanding of construction delivery and of how sustainable outcomes can be achieved on different project types.
  • An output focused, analytical, and engaged approach is important for this role.
  • Excellent verbal and written/graphic communication skills, complemented by the ability to present information clearly and concisely are also essential.
  • You will have good team working skills and enjoy developing lasting relationships with clients, collaborators, and colleagues.

Essential experience

  • 4-8 years’ experience of sustainability consultancy in the built environment.
  • Knowledge of BREEAM or other environmental assessment methods such as Home Quality Mark or LEED, Living Building Challenge, NABERS etc
  • Knowledge of net zero carbon and carbon benchmarks and embodied carbon analysis
  • Setting and delivering sustainability strategies for new projects or portfolios
  • Experience of sustainable Masterplanning
  • Managing multiple projects
  • Experience of structuring and writing design reports
  • Experience in a client facing role
  • Able to prepare bids and fee proposals

Desirable experience

  • Experience in undertaking Life Cycle Carbon Analysis
  • Experience in developing Circular Economy Strategies
  • Experience in organisational sustainability consultancy
  • Experience of WELL and Fitwel and other experience of designing for Wellbeing
  • Experience of developing bespoke sustainability frameworks
  • Experience of building performance techniques and post occupancy evaluation
  • Experience of workshop facilitation
  • Chartered Environmentalist
  • Be a qualified BREEAM Assessor or AP
  • Experience of Passivhaus
  • Experience of the whole construction process


  • Excellent growth opportunities for your personal and career development in a knowledge driven environment
  • Mentored support towards professional accreditation
  • An annual professional institution subscription
  • Interesting and technically challenging projects
  • An inclusive culture and cooperative environment
  • Opportunities for involvement in business-running activities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee bonus
  • Future opportunities for Partnership
  • Six weeks holiday (including Bank holidays)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Other benefits include generous paid parental leave, sick pay, and treatment pay, Employee Assistance Programme etc.

If you’re looking to join an industry leading consultancy and collaborate with a team of like-minded professionals, then please do get in touch!
Please either apply below or get in touch with Zoe Elliott at: Z.Elliott@EdenBrown.com

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.




To apply for this job please visit www.edenbrown.com.

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