The Senior Industrial Environmental Consultant will assist clients with environmental legislation compliance (including special waste/chemical compliance e.g. REACH, CLP, transboundary shipments, waste classification, EPR), and the development and delivery of the management systems and training to manage and improve environmental impacts (e.g. ISO 14001, net zero strategy compliance, ISO 50001, ISO 9001). The successful candidate will work in a client-facing role with lead responsibilities for excellent project delivery, valued outcomes and great customer service.

Location: Any UK office (Belfast, Cardiff, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Leicester or Liverpool)

Reference #: Senior/Principal Industrial Environmental Consultant: 11-2021

We are seeking to recruit a Senior or Principal Industrial Environmental Consultant to work within the Environment Group.

You will primarily work from home (in the UK) in the short term, unless this is unavailable to you. You will be provided with all IT equipment and software/services require to facilitate your efficient home working. Long term arrangements will be discussed and agreed with the successful candidate – we are a flexible employer and are willing to consider any arrangement that is desirable to you.

A positive place to work, Mabbett aims to implement the motto ‘See a Difference’ in everything that we do.

Position Overview and Responsibilities

The Senior Industrial Environmental Consultant is targeted at assisting clients with environmental legislation compliance (including special waste/chemical compliance e.g. REACH, CLP, transboundary shipments, waste classification, EPR), and the development and delivery of the management systems and training to manage and improve environmental impacts (e.g. ISO 14001, net zero strategy compliance, ISO 50001, ISO 9001).

The successful candidate will work in a client-facing role with lead responsibilities for excellent project delivery, valued outcomes and great customer service. Our clients are wide and varied, bringing diversity and interest to the project portfolio mix. You will be working with consultants, compliance auditors, circular economy professionals, chemical/process engineers and mechanical engineers across Mabbett, but based within the Environment Group.

Clients include food and drink companies, pharmaceuticals, construction, manufacturing, engineering, defence, and commercial sectors. We work in the UK and overseas. We are looking for a candidate to lead and grow our industrial environmental consulting compliance and improvement service delivery.

Experience

The ideal candidate will have experience with regards to two or more of the following areas/disciplines, preferably with industrial and consultancy experience including both project scoping/budgeting and delivery:

  • Industrial environmental management
  • Waste and chemical management
  • Environmental legal compliance auditing
  • ISO 14001, ISO 50001, ISO 9001 – (e.g. development, delivery, auditing, training)
  • KPI/ EnPI development and support
  • GRI consulting and dashboard/target/plan development
  • Net Zero Strategy development and delivery
  • Workshop design, facilitation and delivery
  • International good practice projects

Personal Attributes/Skills:

  • Successful track record in industrial environmental management.
  • Up to date knowledge of environmental legislation and its direct application to industrial sites.
  • Solutions-oriented; ability to motivate others to implement solutions and to drive sales and project results.
  • Organised, logical and structured; attention to detail.
  • Communication and training/facilitation skills.
  • Brings numeracy, data analysis/interpretation, business acumen.
  • Creative thinking and ability to identify and drive new business opportunities and projects in particular around compliance and sustainability for industry, which may include low-carbon /net zero solutions, innovation and digital transformation.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Professional software packages, including Excel.
  • Language skills (English minimum).

The successful candidate will work within a supportive, friendly and driven team, with access to over 50 professionals in environmental, safety and engineering disciplines. You will be seeking a new challenge, have a passion for industrial environmental management, and bring the ability and aptitude to drive successful projects. You’ll relish contributing to group targets for sales and overall team success!

The position may require travel (including occasional overnight stays) throughout Scotland, the U.K. and overseas depending on project requirements. Company pool cars are available for business travel – a valid driving licence is required, valid passport and photo ID is required for air travel. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.K.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications, experience, and position requirements.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess an Honours or Masters Degree in Chemistry/Science, Industrial Environmental Management, Engineering, Sustainability, Waste, Energy, Quality Management, Manufacturing Excellence, or similar, and have a have a full U.K. driving licence with clean driver record.  Professional chartership(s) would be viewed favourably.

About Mabbett

Mabbett is an Equal Opportunities Employer and offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits programmes including contributary pension scheme, funded professional membership and one volunteer day each year. Mabbett supports career development to include active participation in membership of professional organisations and growth opportunities.

To Apply

To apply for this position in complete confidence, please send a CV and Covering Letter, identifying how your qualifications, experience and attributes match the job description. Potential candidates are requested to provide an indication of their salary expectations and confirm which Mabbett office(s) they would consider working from or home based, as applicable.

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