Principal / Senior Carbon and Climate Consultant (BB-C0631)

Found in: Talent UK

DescriptionPrincipal / Senior Carbon and Climate Consultant At Arcadis, we never lose sight of what is most important - look beyond our projects and programmes and you will see it is about human stories. From remaking public spaces that bring people together, to making cities easier to navigate, we are focused on making an impact where it matters most – and improving quality of life. It is a big challenge – and therefore we need people committed to bringing their best, who deliver on their promises. People who value different perspectives, build sustainable relationships, and dare to shape the future. People who seize the experiences available to transform their world – and the world around them. It is a shared goal amongst 27,000 Arcadians and one that we can only achieve by working together and applying our skills and expertise across design, consultancy, engineering, project, and management services. It is how we will find solutions to our clients’ most complex challenges and how we will deliver exceptional results, today and tomorrow. Job Description We are looking for an experienced Carbon and Climate change consultant to join our Carbon and Climate change division within the Sustainability and Strategic Environmental team. We are a growing team focused on delivering sustainable solutions to support our clients on their journey to carbon net zero. Working with cross-disciplinary teams we aim to take every opportunity to support our clients to go further and faster. Because we are such a diverse business, we can offer you variety as standard. You will get to work on a range of different projects across various industries including the buildings and infrastructure and water sectors. The team offers an array of services to our clients from strategic support and management systems through to carbon foot printing, carbon management, carbon accounting, renewable technologies, and energy transition advice. Your experience will be critical because we take our passion of improving quality of life seriously and are looking for thought leaders and innovators that want to make an impact and address the climate change emergency. As part of this journey, there will be the opportunity to develop new propositions and grow your own specialism within this market. Across Arcadis, we embrace flexible working. Because in a changing world, we recognise the need to work smarter, to deliver in an agile way. That means each person taking ownership, balancing their workload, and meeting client promises in a way that works for them. And it means finding time to focus on what is important to you. We trust you to find the right mix. It is something we will never compromise on. • Corporate and organisational carbon accounting - development of organisational carbon footprints for corporate sustainability reporting such as SCER, CDP, Science Based Targets, GRESB and experience with scope 3 emission calculations and reporting • Infrastructure project carbon accounting – experience of carbon assessments against PAS2080 standards and development of project plans to reduce carbon emissions in projects • Undertake whole life building carbon calculations • Use of carbon accounting and life cycle assessment tools such as OneClick LCA, E-tool • Carbon management and strategy development – understanding of energy and carbon management plans and supporting clients through a carbon reduction programme • Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) experience of developing carbon sections within climate chapters for and carbon analysis of projects to include within the Chapter • Climate adaptation and vulnerability assessments for organisations and for Climate Chapter for planning requirements • Climate resilience using UKCP18 data and developing vulnerability assessments for corporations, assets and projects • Interface with energy and carbon data from designers, specialists, manufacturers to gather project and wider information where required • Assist or lead on business development activities including client presentations and preparation of bids Requirements • Experienced in working on a range of projects in the carbon and climate change agenda with a good understanding in technical and commercial matters. • Previous experience with major infrastructure, city planning, corporate or blue-chip companies would be advantageous. • Knowledge of carbon management/accounting and net zero carbon strategies • Confident Excel and Power BI user and proficient using a range of carbon assessment tools • Experience of interacting with clients and involvement with business development including the development of business cases, define scopes, plan, and delivery of energy projects • Desired: Chartership or working towards Chartership. Why Arcadis? At Arcadis, you will have the opportunity to build the career that is right for you because each Arcadian has their own motivations and career goals. As a ‘people first’ business, we will take the time to listen and understand what you want from your time here and provide the support you need to achieve your ambitions. Wherever you join us, you can look forward to a competitive reward package that includes an attractive starting salary, opportunities for career development and being part of a sociable community. We have a performance-related bonus scheme and an employee recognition scheme. Other benefits include membership fees to join your relevant professional body, employer contribution pension scheme, flexible working and a flexible holiday scheme. We believe that by working together, diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity, and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.Qualifications• Chartered Status (or progressing to Chartership)

calendar_today23 hours ago


location_on London, United Kingdom

work Arcadis

I expressly authorise the Terms and Conditions

Similar jobs