West Hanney - Climate and Energy Project Specialist

02/26/2021

West Oxfordshire District Council is looking for a Climate and Energy Project Specialist.

2 Year Fixed Term Contract

Do you care passionately about Climate Change and do you want to make a difference? 

You will work across service areas, and with partner and contracting organisations, to

co-ordinate the implementation of projects set out within the Council's newly-published Carbon Action Plan.

You will work as the energy technical specialist within the project team reporting to Cabinet
and Council, members of the Climate Action Working Group and the Recovery Programme Board. You will also manage and monitor the Council's carbon data, maintaining annual accounts as a
measure of delivery against the Council's target of carbon-neutral by 2030. The recovery plan includes action for the economy, the community and climate which, in turn, reflect the Council's priorities. The "live" status of the recovery plan represents the agile approach being taken to address new challenges as the District plans and delivers its recovery from the impacts of the pandemic.

This is a new role which will cover West Oxfordshire. Within the District, there are plenty of
places to see and visit whether you love hiking or cycling. With our agile working ethos: you will be
spoilt for choice.

You will need...

Relevant degree
Demonstrable specialist expertise in energy projects and proven track record of delivering similar projects within a similar role/capacity

Experience of working flexibly as part of a team and collaborating with colleagues and stakeholders. Experience of being involved in continuously improving services and developing products to meet customer need

Special Conditions...
Ability to travel