Location: 5 Pancras Square
Salary: £40,829 - £47,360
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time, 36 hours per week
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion
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The post holder will help develop, co-ordinate and review strategies and policies to progress Property Management Division’s Environmental Sustainability Action Plan in line with business objectives.
The post holder will discharge the division’s responsibilities under the Camden Safety Risk Management Model and will input into the ongoing review and adaptation of strategy and sustainability programme targets to meet changing business, economic, legal and demographic needs.
The post holder will ensure that accurate monitoring of energy use is consistent and thorough across metered sites and energy networks and that billing to individuals is accurate, based on actual consumption and the correct tariff.
In addition, the post holder will work with the various teams across the Council to improve systems and simplify monitoring, which includes leading on the project management and delivery of the Division’s environmental sustainability projects as well as development and implementation of aspects of the Council’s environmental sustainability strategy and policies.
- Relevant degree, professional qualification or extensive relevant experience.
- Experience of managing contractors, including FM services contracts
- Technical knowledge of sustainability issues
- Excellent interpersonal skills including influencing and negotiating skills.
- Risk management experience
- Experience in following policies and procedures and using them to achieve agreed objectives
- Expertise in educational building maintenance and asset management is desirable
- Fluent and skilled in use of IT as a tool for records management, communication and other purposes. Must be literate in the use of MSWord, MS Excel, and asset or facilities management databases
- Ability to innovate and take initiative yet be a team player
- Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing
- A clear understanding of how to further Camden’s objectives in respect of equality and diversity
- An understanding and appreciation of sustainability and environmental issues in relation to construction and building maintenance
Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.
Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.
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How to apply
To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.
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Closing dates for applications: Monday 3rd August 2020 23:59
Interviews to be held: TBC
Please quote reference: 2000007K
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Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are: 17th August and 21st September 2020