Torfaen CBC - Vacancy for Energy & Carbon Reduction Manager

Torfaen CBC are looking for a highly organised, enthusiastic and motivated person with the experience to lead the Energy Management Team.

Torfaen County Borough are looking for a highly organised, enthusiastic and motivated person with the experience to lead the Energy Management Team. 

You will be providing a professional energy management and advice service to the Council supporting the development, delivery and promotion of the Council’s Corporate Plan Objectives that have regard to Climate Change/Carbon Reduction strategies and associated work concerning climate change mitigation and adaptation as well as other carbon reduction, energy and sustainability projects.

This will be achieved by providing strategic, technical and professional support to external stakeholders, Members and colleagues, and in particular, Senior Leadership Team, Cabinet, Executive Member and the Cleaner Overview and Scrutiny Committee.

Also by co-ordinating and advising on energy management / carbon reduction issues in line with county, regional, Wales, and UK-wide strategies, policies, plans and programmes.

You will need to develop, implement and monitor the Council’s energy strategy, work with external funding teams to identify relevant funding programmes and lead on or contribute to bids where appropriate, manage the SALIX invest to save fund for the Council and arrange the payments of utility across the council’s estate. 

As the successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate a career background in carbon reduction, energy conservation, environmental conservation and sustainability issues in public organisations and the wider community and have Relevant Degree in carbon management e.g. climate change, energy, environmental science.

For an informal discussion, please contact Paul Evans, Property Management Group Leader on 01495 7661.

Torfaen promotes Family Friendly Policies utilising home working and flexible hours, where appropriate.

You are welcome to submit your application in English or in Welsh. Each application will be treated equally. 

Please e-mail completed applications to recruitment@torfaen.gov.uk

Closing Date: 12 noon on 20th  July 2021

Post Ref: REQ002809-2007

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