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Business Consultant – Resource Efficiency and Sustainability

International Synergies Limited is passionate about helping businesses turn their wastes into a valuable resource. We are looking for someone to join our team at the leading edge of the practical implementation of a circular economy.

Are you:

  • A self-starter with the self-discipline to work independently
  • Results driven
  • Well-versed in environmental issues and business conditions across a variety of industry sectors
  • Experienced delivering business support on resource efficiency issues
  • Experienced managing customer relationships
  • A confident networker
  • Able to write clear and concise reports
  • Comfortable delivering engaging presentations to a business audience
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Hold a full driver’s licence and own car
  • Foreign language skills are a distinct advantage but not essential.

Managing your own portfolio of resource efficiency projects and associated contacts, you will be working across a wide range of industrial sectors as part of an operations delivery team. You will be delivering the core role requirements of:

  • You will work with a network of Birmingham and Solihull and academic institutions, to identify potential matches between business such that one company’s waste becomes another’s valued input. You will deliver this outcome through a mix of face to face support and participating in a regional programme of events and workshops.
  • You will assist SMEs to identify, quantify, categorise and manage their waste production such that it could be used by another company as a raw material input. This is done in part through the completion waste/water/energy audits and upskilling key employees.
  • You will provide additional consultancy support to assist businesses in improving regulatory compliance, installing environmental management systems and reducing site energy and water consumption.
  • Potential development opportunity to be involved in overseas project delivery
  • Indicative salary range £35k to £40k with benefits package, depending on experience.

The ideal candidate will have had experience of delivering environmental management, or resource efficiency improvements, within a process industry environment. This could be as a direct employee of the organisation, or as a consultant. Individuals with previous experience of working as part of a UK Government, or EU funded business to business support project will also have an advantage.

To apply or find out more, please send your CV and covering letter to mandy.yorke@international-synergies.com

There is currently one post available based at our Birmingham head office, working with Birmingham and Solihull businesses. CVs will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the available position is filled.