Job Title: Climate Change Officer - 37 hours per week
Employer: Guildford Borough Council
Location: Millmead House, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB
Salary: £34,520 to £ £42,145 per annum
Closing Date: 06/07/2020
Are you a pro-active, motivated and confident individual who is seeking a challenging role with good career prospects? If the answer is “yes” then we’d like to hear from you to ‘kick start’ our new Climate Change and sustainable energy management programme.
On 23 July 2019, the Council adopted a motion to declare a Climate Emergency. In line with the commitments set out in this motion, you will work with the Head of Asset Management (Climate Change Lead), Energy Strategy Manager, our Lead Member for Climate Change and other colleagues, partner organisations and key stakeholders on the development, delivery and promotion of climate change policies and projects for Guildford Borough and the Council.
We would like you to demonstrate that you have up-to-date knowledge of relevant legislation, working practices and methodologies and professional expertise relating to climate change; experience in producing and implementing policies and strategies and translating these into action plans; and experience of working in and developing partnerships with external bodies.
You will also be highly organised with the ability to work effectively under pressure, prioritise and meet deadlines, and have proven experience in being able to interpret data to produce reports presenting clear information to others verbally and in writing along with a good standard of numeracy, literacy and IT skills.
For further information about the job please visit Guildford Borough Council's website at this link: https://jobs.guildford.gov.uk/vacancy/climate-change-officer-420058.html
Please note this post requires basic DBS Security Clearance.