Director Sustainability Commercial Real Estate

  • Company:
    Climate17 Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    Real Estate & Property

Our client is a leading sustainability business looking to add a Director to its Commercial Real Estate Team. Our client provides commercially focused sustainability strategy, reporting, risk management, and performance services to some of the UK’s largest organisations.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious, entrepreneurial, and rapidly expanding sustainability consultancy, working with a diverse client base to deliver portfolio wide reductions in carbon emissions and environmental impact.

The successful candidate for the Director role will be expected to develop client relationships and successfully lead the delivery of projects and programmes to meet client requirements. Someone with strong commercial acumen and knowledge of future development and trends in sustainability. The successful candidate will have a clear understanding of sustainability within this market and be able to build excellent relationships while maintaining a high level of quality from themselves and those around them. The candidate will be a key senior figure in our growing business.


  • Influencing change within our clients to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling a Global Low Carbon Economy’
  • Engaging with a wide range of stakeholders both within the business and across our clients to ensure our services are valued and grown
  • Commercial focus to maintain and grow client accounts
  • Lead a group of clients end to end
  • Take responsibility for our success in delivering work to, and building, business growth
  • Take accountability for strategy and sales plan for a sector of clients within the marketplace
  • Drive growth
  • Create new market insights
  • Lead and develop team, identifying areas of continuous improvement
  • Engage across service lines to ensure successful delivery of project and new product development
  • Client satisfaction

About You

  • At least seven years sustainability / Carbon / Energy sector experience
  • Experience leading a team and developing high value services that meet client needs
  • The ability to effectively communicate with and influence external stakeholders and senior business leaders
  • Ability to engage with sustainability strategies and use data to talk about performance and improvement.
  • Ability to attract and retain clients, building strong relationships
  • Ability and desire to look for continuous improvement opportunities
  • A high level of self-motivation and a commitment to personal growth

About us

Climate17 are recruitment specialists across Energy & Environmental markets. Our extensive experience, expert market knowledge and passion for what we do stand us apart.

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