Environmental Specialist

Location
Leicestershire
Salary
£25K + Benefits
Posted
21 Mar 2018
Closes
21 Apr 2018
Ref
VP2913RH
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private

A unique opportunity for an environmental specialist to join a HSEQ team within a large international retail company. An exciting time for an environmental professional to join a rapidly growing organisation who have strong values on promoting from within, therefore can offer fantastic opportunities to really develop your career.

The successful candidate

Previous experience driving ISO 14001 forward, reviewing all environmental aspects of a business, coordinating packaging waste, recycling programmes, managing all environmental policies and procedures and maintaining environmental standards.

You will be predominately based in the distribution centre however will spend up to 30% of your time travelling to over 50 retail stores around the UK assisting the health and safety team with H&S audits, projects and site inspections.

The ideal candidate will have experience in coordinating and managing internal processes including waste, recycling, emissions and energy ensuring legal compliance is met.

You will have a proven track record of strong administrative and organisational skills and have the ability the influence people at all levels. Up to date knowledge of WEEE, COSH, ROHS and REACH is key.

To be considered for this role you must have must have an Environmental qualifications, ideally an environmental degree or IEMA qualification. A NEBOSH General Certificate, NCRQ or equivalent is advantageous. A minimum of two year’s hands on experience in an environmental advisors role and a strong administrative background is required

A UK driving licence is essential and the ability to be flexible and travel to various locations throughout the UK is key.

For more information on this role, please contact me today

Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

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