• Permanent
  • Dublin

Job Title: Carbon Manager

Location: County Dublin, Ireland

Salary: €40-60k plus electric vehicle – level 2/€7l car allowance

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Carbon Manager to join our client, a leading Tier One contractor company in Ireland.

The successful candidate will drive a key part of the sustainability strategy for an industry leader in the construction sector across Ireland, the UK and Europe. 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Promote the companies sustainability strategy and wider business core priorities, acting as a torchbearer, educating and helping others play their part in achieving our objectives.
  • Collaborate with the wider sustainability team to manage and reduce the carbon footprint of the business.
  • Understand, communicate and be an advocate for our future strategic direction.
  • Help the business make informed decisions through the provision of robust carbon data and effective interpretation.
  • Support work winning activities, advising on carbon related matters.
  • Support client carbon reduction strategies.
  • Support delivery of training, briefings and workshops as required.
  • Be a trusted advisor to project teams.

Role specific responsibilities:

  • Review and manage a portfolio of client Life Cycle Carbon Assessments through multifunctional collaboration.
  • Develop carbon management procedures and integrate them into the relevant management systems taking into account standards and reporting frameworks (e.g. Science Based Targets/PAS 2080/TM65).
  • Identification, development and implementation of carbon reduction opportunities.
  • Manage the monitoring and targeting of our carbon emissions.
  • Develop carbon management and verification strategies for internal and external compliance.
  • Ensure continuous performance through regular reporting and reviews.
  • Attend sites on an ad-hoc basis to review carbon management practices and support project teams on carbon performance.
  • Introduce innovative practices and grow a team of carbon specialists as required.

Key internal interfaces:

  • Project Leads, BIM Managers, Design Managers, Procurement Managers, Commercial Managers, MEP Managers.

External interfaces:

  • Client representatives and advisors.
  • Supply chain partner representatives.
  • Research and development organisations and funding providers.
  • International professional institutions, associations and industry led bodies.
  • External audit, assurance and verification providers.

Key Skills:

  • Extensive carbon management experience.
  • Robust knowledge of carbon management systems and standards.
  • Strong project development capabilities for complex, large-scale projects.
  • Knowledge of innovative carbon reduction technologies.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office 365 software suite.
  • Strong computer literacy.
  • Ability to work ‘smart’ and in a targeted way.
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Strong communications and influencing skills, and an ability to develop and maintain partnerships with project teams, suppliers and stakeholders.
  • Ambitious, self-motivated and enthusiastic.
  • Thorough understanding of the built environment. 
  • Relevant engineering or related technical degree and past experience in carbon management.
  • Strong understanding of carbon accounting and governance processes.
  • Membership of a relevant professional body is desirable but not essential.
  • Full drivers license.

If you are interested in this role, please apply below or call 353 87 090 3616 between 9 am – 6 pm and speak to David about the opportunity or email dave@buildstaff.ie


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