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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.

Vacancies

Programme Administrator

Closing Date: 11 March 2015
Issue Date: 25 February 2015
Position Ref No: SR 944

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £17,000 - £18,000 per annum, depending on experience.  

We have an opportunity for an experienced administrator to join our transport team, to provide support to a variety of activities within the Scottish Transport programme.

You will provide effective and efficient administration including: verify the information provided in electric vehicle homecharger grant applications, following up with applicants and installers to ensure smooth programme delivery, administer driver training requests (including maintaining spreadsheets, liaising with the training provider and reporting on results) and follow and implement finance processes. In addition you will collate weekly performance reports for the network of transport advisors, as well as providing as hoc support to the wider transport team.

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 and a good knowledge of Microsoft software, particularly Excel, will underpin the successful delivery of this role.

To review further details please read the job description

Applications close 5pm, 11 March 2015.

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. 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.

ChargePlace Scotland Operations Manager

Closing Date: 11 March 2015
Issue Date: 25 February 2015
Position Ref No: SR 945

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £32,290 - £33,690 per annum, depending on experience. 

We have an opportunity for you to join the transport team, managing operations for the ChargePlace Scotland programme, on behalf of Transport Scotland, in order to deliver a successful infrastructure for electric vehicle (EV) charging.

You will undertake all elements of managing the operational delivery of the electric vehicle chargepoint network, in order to deliver a high quality service to our customers and to ensure the EV network is effective. This will include: monitoring, reporting, marketing and developing the EV network, identifying improvements within the supply chain process and building relationships with external stakeholders. You will be the main point of contact with all Local Authority grantees and will be tasked with ensuring that Transport Scotland’s timeframes for delivery are met.

Your ability to build effective working relationships and plan and prioritise work is essential and your drive to negotiate to influence results and people is essential in this fast-paced environment.  Additionally, your solid knowledge of the electric vehicle market is paramount in this role, and your written and verbal communications skills will be fundamental to your effective performance. Experience of project management will underpin the successful delivery of activities.

To review further details please read the job description

Applications close 5pm, 11 March 2015.

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. 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.

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