Sustainability Project Advisor

Posted 27 November 2023
Salary AUD 160,000 per annum
LocationSouth Perth
Job type Permanent
Discipline Sustainability
Contact NameLouis Blaser

Job description

Job Advertisement: Sustainability Project Advisor

Company Overview: We are a leading recruitment agency working on behalf of a prominent Net Zero & Sustainability Consultancy based in Perth, Western Australia. Our client is dedicated to creating a sustainable future by providing innovative solutions to organizations across various industries. They are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Sustainability Project Advisor to join their dynamic team.

Position: Sustainability Project Advisor

Location: Perth, Western Australia

Salary: AUD 160,000 per annum

Job Description: As a Sustainability Project Advisor, you will play a pivotal role in driving sustainability initiatives and delivering impactful projects for our client's diverse range of clients. You will work closely with key stakeholders, including businesses, government agencies, and community organizations, to develop and implement sustainable strategies, reduce carbon emissions, and promote environmentally responsible practices.


  • Collaborate with clients to assess their sustainability goals and objectives, identify opportunities for improvement, and develop tailored strategies to achieve net-zero targets.

  • Conduct comprehensive sustainability assessments, including energy audits, waste management evaluations, and water usage analysis, and provide actionable recommendations to optimize resource efficiency.

  • Lead the design and implementation of sustainability projects, ensuring alignment with industry standards, regulations, and best practices.

  • Advise clients on sustainable practices and technologies, such as renewable energy systems, energy-efficient solutions, and waste reduction methods, to enhance their environmental performance.

  • Monitor and report on project progress, including data collection, analysis, and interpretation, to measure sustainability outcomes and drive continuous improvement.

  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including engineers, architects, and environmental specialists, to integrate sustainability principles into project designs and operations.

  • Stay abreast of emerging trends, policies, and regulations in sustainability and provide strategic guidance to clients accordingly.

  • Foster strong relationships with clients, ensuring their satisfaction, and identify opportunities for upselling additional services.


  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science, sustainability, engineering, or a related field. A postgraduate qualification is preferred.

  • Proven experience (minimum 5 years) in sustainability project management, preferably within a consultancy or similar environment.

  • Strong knowledge of sustainability principles, carbon accounting, energy management, waste reduction, and other relevant sustainability practices.

  • Demonstrated experience in delivering successful sustainability projects and driving measurable environmental impact.

  • Sound understanding of local and international sustainability regulations, standards, and frameworks.

  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to interpret complex data and provide actionable recommendations.

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively convey technical concepts to diverse stakeholders.

  • Proactive, self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team.

  • Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.

  • A passion for sustainability and a strong commitment to creating a greener future.

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated sustainability professional looking for an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the field, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and achievements. Applications can be sent to louis@greenrecruitmentcompany.com. Please include "Sustainability Project Advisor Application" in the subject line.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Join our client's pioneering consultancy and contribute to the global movement towards a sustainable future. Apply now and be a part of a team that is driving positive change in Perth and beyond!