Environmental Specialist - Oxford Brookes University

£30,688 rising annually to £33,518 pro rata. 

We are looking to appoint an Environmental Specialist to support the management of the University's environmental management system. This is a full time (37 hours per week), permanent position, however applications will also be considered from those wishing to work between 30 and 37 hours per week.

You will:

- lead on Environmental Management System (ISO 14001) auditing and certification process
- draft, deliver and manage a number of strategies and related action plans, including those for water, waste and biodiversity
- serve as key adviser on environmental legislation
- recruit, train and supervise volunteers as required to deliver events, support audits and promote environmental campaigns.

You should have:

- a degree in environmental management or other relevant subject
- knowledge of relevant legislation
- significant experience in managing overall process for ISO 14001(EMS) certification
- the ability to apply strategic thinking to solving problems regarding overall environmental management.

The University has adopted equality, diversity and inclusion as core values and aims to be a genuinely inclusive organisation for staff, students and the wider community. 

The post offers 25 days annual leave excluding bank holidays and closure between Christmas and New Year. The salary offers incremental progression and the opportunity to join an employer contributory pension fund. There are opportunities for career and personal development including leadership and management. We have an Ofsted rated Outstanding Nursery on site, gym and sports facilities (with staff membership rates); operate a cycle scheme, and interest free loans for travel season tickets.

Closing date: 21st September 2017.

International applicants from outside the EU will need to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK.

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