Director ESG

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Leading in ESG/Sustainability for one of the most sought-after global real estate firms.  They are known for Property Management, Facilities Management and building services engineering.  They are also one of the largest investment firms in Europe with a very diverse portfolio of assets.

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The Director ESG, (or Senior Associate ESG), job itself which is a pivotal role where you will joining a dynamic sustainability team, responsible for driving change across my clients Investment Management organization with a primary focus on their Real Estate Strategies business. You will be responsible for overseeing and managing their flagship fund.

More specifically:

  • Project management of various global sustainability initiatives across my clients Investment Management’s real estate and infrastructure investment strategies.
  • Work across the organization, as well as with engineering and consulting companies to deliver meaningful ESG strategies.
  • Organize and manage programs including research, solution development, process flows and schedules/milestones.
  • Provide comprehensive updates on project milestones and progress.
  • Drive the successful implementation of sustainability initiatives, including supporting global reporting initiatives.
  • Assist Real Estate Strategies’ Portfolio Management teams with client presentations, attend client meetings, RFIs and client reporting.
  • Assist Real Estate Investment teams with influencing operating partner decisions on ESG, from Advisory Committees on funds to approving acquisitions and business plans in joint ventures
  • Work with Analytics team on collating and analysing underlying ESG data for client portfolios (e.g. climate change, GRESB, PRI, annual ESG survey).
  • Working with the Real Estate Global Transaction Management team to ensure investment process represents best practice.
  • Provide input/advice on implementation of ESG regulations to Compliance and Legal teams.
  • Provide regular training to the Real Estate Strategies team.
  • Perform all responsibilities in a fast paced, constantly evolving environment.

Location: London/UK (flexible) OR Amsterdam/Nederlands (flexible) including working from home! #WFH

You will have

To be successful as the Director ESG you will have a healthy mix of the following:

  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • 8+ years of experience in sustainability project management, consulting or base building management.
  • Working knowledge of industry recognized standards ie UN SDGs, PRI, GRESB, LEED, BREEAM, TCFD, SFDR.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish processes, workflows and standard procedures.
  • Excellent project management, time management and organization skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with diverse stakeholder groups.
  • Excellent and professional communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Self-starter that is able to identify opportunities and drive solutions.
  • Ability to work independently while maintaining all deadlines and critical date obligations.
  • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional Microsoft office skills (excel, PowerPoint, etc…).

You will get

As Director ESG/Sustainability, you will enjoy a competitive salary of Up To £95K + Car Allowance, Significant Bonus & Benefits

My client offers a highly competitive salary along with a range of exciting benefits.  This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans ahead.  My client offers a lot of training as well as great scope for progression and reward. 

You can apply

To Director ESG/Sustainability by pushing the button on this job posting (recommended), or by sending CV in confidence to

UK_MS JSM12213

9 May 2022
£85K-£95K+ Executive Package

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