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Sustainability Associate
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Birmingham – Europe

The Team

The world’s first engineering consultant to be certified carbon neutral. Cundall’s mission is to provide a pathway to net-zero-carbon for all the buildings we design. We need engineers who share this passion for sustainability design. Winners of the 2021 CIBSE Innovation Award, Cundall are at the forefront of the industry, priding ourselves on our exemplary track record of design and innovation. Our industry leading sustainability & building physics team is key to our global business.

Collaborating with organisations like the World and UK Green Building Council to create a better, healthier more sustainable built environment.

The Role

The role will be to help lead and develop our growing UK Sustainability & Building Physics team. There will be a strong focus on resource, people and financial management, with an emphasis on business development and industry leadership. You will be required to quickly assimilate the innovative services we have developed so that you can use these to promote our services and wider Cundall capacity in the local market.

Working closely with colleagues of various disciplines, you will design, analyse, report and document Sustainability & Building Physics projects as well as interface with clients. You will work across a variety of sectors and will have the opportunity over time to assume greater levels of responsibility and autonomy as we support the development of your professional skills.

You will be responsible for client management and project delivery for our key work streams:

  • Building physics and parametric model services
  • Building performance and operational energy optimisation
  • Certification and compliance
  • Health and wellbeing advice and guidance
  • Net zero and whole life carbon services
  • Sustainability design and ESG services

The Skills

Educated to degree/ Masters level (or equivalent) in Engineering or the Built Environment. You will have gained relevant practical experience in a similar role, have demonstrable knowledge and experience of sustainability and building physics. An understanding of financial, people and resource management is critical.

A good working knowledge across all of our sustainability services will be important and you should have demonstrated industry leadership in at least one of our six workstreams.

Given the collaborative and client focussed nature of this role, excellent communication skills and experience of using your initiative to overcome challenges are essential.

Job Description

Why Join Cundall?

We know that to be the best at what we do we need a diverse workforce underpinned by an inclusive culture. Creating environments where everyone can find joy doing their best work is also great for everyone. That’s why we positively welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and identities, and encourage, support, and celebrate the diverse voices of our people.