Sustainability Manager

 
  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, SCT
  • Jul 14, 2021
Technology Flexible

Job Description:

Base Location: Perth, Glasgow, Aberdeen or Inverness

Salary:£45,200 – £67,800 + annual bonus + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working options available

What is the Role?

Leadership in sustainability is a strategic objective of SSEN Transmission as we play a critical role in the achievement of the UK’s net-zero targets.

We were the first energy network in the world to receive external accreditation for a science-based target in line with a 1.5°C global warming pathway. We take a holistic approach to sustainability that encompasses people, communities, the environment and our fair contribution to society.

SSEN Transmission has an amazing opportunity for a Sustainability Manager to build upon our achievements and take our sustainability activities to the next level.

The key duties and responsibilities are:

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

About our Business

SSEN Transmission owns and operates the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland, transporting energy from where it is generated to where it is needed, providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to the communities it serves. Home to some of the UK's greatest resources of renewable energy, SSEN Transmission is playing a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining and operating a network for net-zero.

Life at SSE

If you're considering a career with us, you're probably wondering what's in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we're proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

At SSE we're proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experiences and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact [email protected] or 01738 342871.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal record and credit check.

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