Climate Change Officer (Projects Team - Two year fixed term contract)
Salary Range £30,357- £37,318 (dependent on experience)
Spelthorne Borough Council is looking for a passionate and knowledgeable individual to support the development and delivery of a Climate Change Strategy for Spelthorne
Working with the Council’s Group Head Commissioning and Transformation and the Sustainability team, the Climate Change Officer will have the opportunity to influence the Council’s response to climate change through the development of the Strategy associated action plan and monitoring the Council’s progress to net zero. The successful candidate will work with teams throughout the Council to ensure it is resilient to climate change, while supporting partners, businesses and communities to take forward carbon reduction, offsetting and adaptation initiatives.
Candidates will require a sound understanding of sustainable development, climate change monitoring and resource efficiency issues, including relevant legislation. They should also have experience of policy / strategy development and have excellent interpersonal skills, including presenting technical information.
This post is a two-year fixed term post for 36 hours a week and will sit within the Council’s project team.
For further information or for an informal discussion please contact Sandy Muirhead Group Head Commissioning and Transformation on 01784 446318.
Closing date: Monday 26 July 2021 (Noon)
Interview date: Tuesday 03 August 2021 (Via MS Teams)
For full information and to apply online, go to www.surreyjobs.info or www.spelthorne.gov.uk alternatively, please contact Recruitment Services on (01784 444263 (24hr answer phone) quoting reference number 947.
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