Junior Sustainability Consultant
Posted Jan 24
Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom
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Job role: Junior Sustainability Consultant
Salary: £20 to 25K per annum plus benefits
Verco is an award winning sustainability and climate change consultancy with more than 29 years' experience - focussing on energy efficiency, low carbon growth and clean energy development.
Our leading Policy, Strategy & Compliance team works with governments to understand global trends, create innovative policy and then measure its effect. The team also works with blue-chip corporates - driving strategic changes and analysing and managing policy risks.
We are looking for a Junior Sustainability Consultant to join the team. The successful applicant will be based at our office in Overmoor near Bath.
You can expect to work on a range of high profile industry leading carbon reduction, clean energy and energy efficiency projects within an exceptional team. This will include supporting our UK and overseas government clients with the development and implementation of their carbon and energy policies. It will also mean helping major multinationals to develop effective strategies in place to manage the transition to a low carbon economy and comply with regulation across their operations.
Your first degree, with a minimum 2:1 classification, is likely to be in a science, engineering or economics discipline from a leading university. You will have followed this with a relevant master's qualification, ideally, which is orientated towards clean energy / sustainability. Whatever your educational background, you will be highly numerate, organised and have well-developed report writing and analytical skills. These talents, combined with your drive and commitment to the sustainability sector, will ensure your early success and progression through our consultancy career structure.
What we can offer
In addition to excellent personal and career development opportunities, you can look forward to working for an employee owned business with a strong values-driven culture. This will mean working as part of a dynamic, passionate team of like-minded professionals in a supportive, fun, trust-based environment.
You will enjoy immediate access to a comprehensive range of employee benefits and support services. Benefits include 5% employee pension contribution, private medical insurance, travel insurance, 25 days holiday (increasing with service) and volunteering days.
Please submit your CV and a covering letter to - - (confirming 'Junior Sustainability Consultant - Overmoor' as the subject of the email).
The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 23rd February 2018. Interviews will take place the following week with a view to commencing employment with us in March/April. Please apply as soon as possible, as receipt of a large number of high quality CVs may result in us bringing the close date forward.
Verco is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that we value the diversity of our workforce. Applicants must, however, be eligible to work in the UK.
Employment Type: Permanent
Pay: 20,000 to 25,000 GBP (British Pound)
Pay Period: Annual
Other Pay Info: Plus Benefits