Consultant - Grades 1- 2

The role is to support the EDD team including ordering, downloading and collation of various data sources.

Ambiente Group UK Limited
Employer: Ambiente Group UK Limited
Location: London (Flexible on location)
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 (Grade 1) / £30,000 to £34,000 (Grade 2)
Closing Date: 13/6/2022

Sector: Environmental  
Function: Graduate / Junior level

JOB DESCRIPTION

Company: Ambiente Group UK Limited
Job Title: Consultant Grades 1- 2
Years Experience: 1-2 (Grade 1) / 3-4 (Grade 2)
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 (Grade 1) / £30,000 to £34,000 (Grade 2)
Bonus / Awards: Annual bonus - 5% of salary
Opportunity for additional annual performance-related award
Holiday Entitlement: 25 days per year plus Birthday and all applicable Bank Holidays.
Hours: Full-Time (37.5 hours per week) part-time opportunities also available – prorated
Working Arrangements: Hybrid and flexible working arrangements offered
Office Location: 5th Floor, 20 Old Bailey, London EC4M 7AN. Flexible on location.

ABOUT US

Nova Ambiente has offices in London, Cologne, Amsterdam and Madrid and operates as part of the Nova Consulting Group. We provide tailored environmental and technical assistance, and management programmes to the European real estate industry and support our clients in meeting their sustainability commitments through provision of responsible investment tools and asset management mandates.

We pride ourselves on our close working relationships with clients and our strong reputation for technical excellence within our fields.

As employers, we recognise the value of equal employment opportunities. We offer competitive remuneration and benefits packages and strive to provide our staff with a friendly, professional, dynamic and supportive working environment, and with the opportunity to develop and enhance their careers.

THE ROLE

  • To support the EDD team including ordering, downloading and collation of various data sources.
  • Assisting with completing desk studies (setting up reports, review of data rooms /third party public databases/ Local Authority consultation, interpretation of historical map information, environmental sensitivity assessments, and basic risk assessments).
  • Auditing on site visits for a range of property types within the UK and producing timely, accurate reporting of site visit findings.

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • A broad understanding and experience of environmental assessments, the process and the standard information required to generate environmental reports.
  • Advanced Word skills and general IT confidence.
  • Excellent attention to detail and written English, and the ability to produce concise, accurate and interpretive reports.
  • Good project and time-management as well as a strong work ethic.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ordering and collating data (historical mapping, geological maps, hydrogeological /hydrological information, third-party databases, regulatory authority information, etc).
  • Setting up of reporting templates, project folders and contracts etc.
  • Reviewing data room information and third-party reports etc, and assisting with report production as appropriate.
  • Lead / sole auditor on site visits.
  • Leading elements of projects with client and sub-contractor interaction.
  • Partial / full project management (depending on Grade).
  • Assisting with training of graduate level consultants.


BENEFITS (upon satisfactory completion of probationary period)

• Private Healthcare Scheme
• Business Travel Insurance
• Health Care Cash Plan
• Enhanced Sick Pay Policy
• Death in Service / Income Protection Policy
• Wellbeing Allowance of £40.00 per month
• Professional Membership Subscription
• Access to Employee Assistance Programmes
• Cost of annual eye test covered
• Cycle to Work Scheme

PENSION

• Auto-enrol into the NEST pension scheme. 5% employer contribution.

PERSONAL SPECIFICATION:

ESSENTIAL 

  • Educated to Bachelor’s degree standard or above in a
  • relevant subject
  • An excellent understanding of environmental due diligence
  • and key current environmental legislation
  • Committed and adept at working to and meeting tight
  • deadlines
  • Confident at liaising with clients and site-managers
  • Can demonstrate strong interpersonal skills
  • Advanced Word and Excel skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Valid passport
  • Valid right to work in the UK

DESIRABLE

  • Educated to Master’s degree standard or above in a
  • relevant subject
  • Foreign language skills


How to apply – Please send CVs and covering letters to - suzanne.gordonbrown@nova-ambiente.com