ESG Manager

Posted 16 November 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Energy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameJess Brisley

Job description

The Opportunity:

Great opportunity with leadership responsibility to formulate the strategic direction of the company's ESG teams and oversee environmental and social operations within the company's portfolio of renewable energy projects.

The Role: Ensuring all internal and external requirements are met in relation to:

  • Environmental impact assessments, environmental baseline studies and environmental management, for all projects in the region, in collaboration with the project team.

  • Overseeing stakeholder engagement, social impact management, and all required specialist social studies for projects in the region.

  • Providing strategic advice on good international industry practice for resource acquisitions and management, environmental and social performance ensuring the teams work collaboratively across the business.

  • Ensuring projects are compliant with lender environmental and social standards, and internal environment and social performance requirements.

  • Leading the development and implementation of environment and social credentials in the region.

The Individual:

  • A degree in applicable discipline e.g. Environment, Social Sciences, International Development studies or related discipline.

  • Over 10 years’ experience, of which you must have managerial level experience.

  • Demonstrated experience leading and successfully delivering ESIAs covering marine and terrestrial environments for large-scale projects in Norway and/or the European Region.

  • Preference having worked on energy development projects in the region.

  • Experience in working with international lender performance standards would be an advantage.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Norwegian