Energy Consultant – Carbon Trust

Location: London

Main Duties and Responsibilities

The Energy Consultant will be responsible for a wide range of activities linked to helping customers become more energy efficient and reduce their environmental impact, including:

  • Provide remote and on-site technical advice to customers including the provision of sectorial insights, written technical site survey reports and oral presentations and briefings
  • The timely conduct of desk-top based Energy Saving Assessments for applications to the Energy Efficiency Financing Scheme
  • Review, evaluate and assess the technical merits of applications made to the Carbon Trust’s Supplier Accreditation Scheme
  • Liaise with customers to identify and specify cost-effective energy saving projects
  • Provide technical input to the development of customer invitation-to-tender (ITT) documentation for energy reduction projects to be tendered with Carbon Trust Accredited Suppliers
  • Support customers in their understanding and assessment of the relative technical merits of proposals received from Accredited Suppliers
  • Manage the deployment of consultants to deliver specialist energy reduction advice to customers within prescribed time frames and budget constraints
  • Assist in the technical due diligence of projects delivered by Accredited Suppliers to ensure quality assurance objectives are being adhered to
  • Assist with the development and operation of the Supplier Accreditation Scheme and support relationships with key stakeholder groups
  • Maintain knowledge based systems to analyse the efficiency and effectiveness of customer engagements and prepare routine and regular impact assessment reports
  • Give technical and general presentations to interested parties on the work of the Carbon Trust
  • Provide operational support to the Head of Technology as required

This Job Description will be subject to review in the light of changing circumstances and may include any other duties and responsibilities as may be determined in consultation with the job holder.  It is not intended to be rigid and inflexible, but should be regarded as providing guidelines within which the individual shall work.

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates must possess:

  • A primary degree (at least 2:1) or equivalent in a relevant energy, science or engineering discipline
  • Experience in an engineering consultancy or in-house engineering role
  • Membership of a relevant professional institution e.g. CIBSE, EI
  • Chartered engineer status (desirable but not essential)
  • A successful track record in the identification, specification and implementation of energy management projects
  • Excellent technical, project management, client management, presentation and organisational skills
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills


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