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As an equal opportunities employer, we are committed to ensuring that our workplace and employment practices are free from discrimination, harassment or victimisation on any grounds, and all our employees are responsible for implementing these policies.

We also adopt recruitment practices and procedures that are intended to ensure equality of opportunity, and all appointments are made on merit. Unless otherwise stated, only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for these positions.

Energy Saving Trust offers a competitive salary and benefit package for the right candidate.

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To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

 

Current vacancies

Project Manager

Collections Administrator

Programme Administrator

 

  Project Manager

Closing Date: 2 September 2014
Issue Date: 19 August 2014
Position Ref No: CM 923 

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: around £35,000 per annum, depending on experience, fixed term until 31 March 2016

We have an opportunity for you to join the Local Energy Scotland team, to manage the Local Energy Challenge fund in order to support demonstrator projects to kick-start a transition to local energy economies.  See www.localenergyscotland.org/challenge 

You will oversee potential projects applying for funds and those who successfully secure funding, support their project deliverables through two project phases. You will project manage against objectives and KPIs, liaising with applicants (which includes, local authorities, housing associations, universities, private sector companies, co-ops and community groups) and the Scottish Government, the Local Energy Scotland team (which is a consortium of Scottish based charities), and internal teams at EST.

Your ability to plan and prioritise multiple projects and drive and negotiate to influence results through people is essential in this fast-paced environment.  Your project management skills will be fundamental to your effective performance. Additionally, financial and business management skills will underpin the successful delivery of this scheme.

To view further details please click here for the job description for Project Manager

Applications close 5pm, 2 September 2014. 

Interviews to take place Thursday 11 September 2014.

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter outlining why you wish to apply for the post to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line. CVs without a cover letter will not be considered.

Due to the volume of applications we may receive, we regret that we may not be able to acknowledge every one. Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

 

  Collections Administrator

Closing Date: 11 August 2014
Issue Date: 1 August 2014
Position Ref No: PM 918 

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: up to £21,000 per annum, depending on relevant experience

We have an opportunity for an experienced financial administrator to join our Service Delivery team, to manage the reconciliation of loan repayments.

You will provide effective and efficient administration for loan repayments, resolve unpaid loans and regular reporting. This will involve reconciling loan repayments into relevant loan books, contacting customers to resolve any missing loan repayment issues, prepare loan repayment schedules and produce complex reports.

Your ability to plan and prioritise work is essential in this busy environment, along with demonstrated effective communication skills enabling you to deliver a high standard of customer service. Overall financial administration skills and a good knowledge of Microsoft software, particularly Excel, will underpin the successful delivery of this role.

This is a full time, fixed term position until 31.3.15. Applications close 5pm, Monday 11 August 2014.

To view further details please click here for the job description for Collections Administrator

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter explaining why you want the job to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number of the role you are applying for in the subject line. CVs without a cover letter will not be considered.

Due to the volume of applications we may receive, we regret that we may not be able to acknowledge every one. Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

 

  Programme Administrator

Closing Date: 20 August 2014
Issue Date: 8 August 2014
Position Ref No: AP 922 

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £17,000 to £19,000 per annum, depending on relevant experience

We have an opportunity for an experienced administrator to join our Home Energy Scotland team, in providing effective and efficient administration in support of the team.

You will liaise with our advice centres on a number of day-to-day operational matters including the collation of statistics and the testing of systems, web-based tools and processes. You will also be involved with the updating and monitoring of our CRM package, our telephony systems, plus databases and spreadsheets as required.

Your ability to plan and prioritise work is essential in this busy environment, along with demonstrated effective communication skills enabling you to deliver a high standard of customer service. Overall business administration skills will underpin the successful delivery of a number of programmes. Having an appreciation of working in a quality audited environment would be beneficial, as would a basic understanding of financial procedures as this role would also cover the raising of purchase orders, and the processing of invoices.

Applications close 5pm, Wednesday 20 August 2014.

To view further details please click here for the job description for Programme Administrator

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter explaining why you want the job to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number of the role you are applying for in the subject line. CVs without a cover letter will not be considered.

Due to the volume of applications we may receive, we regret that we may not be able to acknowledge every one. Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the application closing date, please consider that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

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