Waste & Resource Coordinator - King's College London

The King’s estate is historically important and iconic, consisting of more than 100 buildings ranging in age from the 1780s to the current day. As Stewards of the Estate, the Directorate of Estates & Facilities delivers trusted, responsive, and consistent services to its community of students, staff, and partners to enable King’s to serve society and make the world a better place. 

As the largest Professional Services team at King’s, Estates & Facilities is strengthened by its wide-ranging specialisms. Our ability to deliver the Fit for King’s services we aspire to, rests on the talent, diversity, and engagement of our staff, without whom the provision of world-class facilities to a world-class university would not be possible. 

As the Waste & Resource Coordinator, the overarching purpose of this role is the Implementation and delivery of the Waste Management Policy 2021, and the Waste and Resource Strategy and Action Plan 2021-24, across the Directorate of Estates & Facilities. Central to this role, the candidate will be responsible for: 
Day to day waste management activities

Coordinating day to day waste management activities of the University’s various streams of waste with campus managers and with contract mangers including General and Recyclable Waste (DMR) Organic Waste, WEEE, Construction Waste and Hazardous Waste (clinical, offensive, anatomical animal bedding etc).  

Managing the waste budget
Managing and report on the waste financial budget, including validating of invoices, ensuring payment in a timely fashion and preparation of monthly/quarterly accruals for the finance team as they occur        
Communications and engagement
Attend monthly meetings of the Building User Groups and Lab User Groups to discuss issues relating to waste; delivering training e.g. toolbox talks and refresh training for all streams of waste as needed. Engagement with sector agencies (EAUC- Waste group, LUPC, WRAP) to strengthen King’s presence within the sector. 

Waste Legislation
Ensuring King’s are fully compliant with current legislation and codes of practice relating to waste generation, storage, and disposal. Liaise with compliance agencies such as CEDREC, the Compliance People, etc to keep abreast of change sin legislation and communicate to campus manages the impact this will have on their operations. 

Management of Waste Data
Ensuring accurate and timely inputs into a central database for all wastes managed by Estates & Facilities, and any King’s are required to report on. The candidate should have the ability to interpret datasets and communicate findings, interpreting what they mean for waste at King’s. 

This post will be offered on an indefinite contract. 
This is a part-time post at 0.6 FTE.

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