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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. 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.

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

Current vacancies

Senior Programme Manager, Technical Projects

Senior Programme Manager

Closing Date: 7 March 2019

Issue Date: 7 February 2019

Position Ref No: ME 259

Location: London

Salary: £44,000 to £48,000 per annum (depending on experience)

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Transport Team at the Energy Saving Trust (EST).

Reporting to the Head of Transport you will use your extensive knowledge and expertise in ultra-low emission vehicles and charging infrastructure to develop and manage a wide range of technical projects for EST. 

You will manage the operational delivery of all of the Transport Team’s technical projects for public and private sector clients. You will develop new low emission project concepts and methodologies with clients whether grant funded or in response to tenders, and develop and lead a highly competent, motivated and knowledgeable team responsible for their delivery.

You will have strong project management and problem solving skills with proven experience in product/service development. You must also have excellent communication skills with the ability to develop new partnerships with external organisations and clients. 

For more information, please see job description.

This is a full time, permanent position. Applications close 5pm, 7 March 2019.

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. 

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

Deputy Programme Manager

Deputy Programme Manager

Closing Date: 25 February 2019

Issue Date: 11 February 2019

Position Ref No: MH 263

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £27,000 to £30,000 per annum (depending on experience)

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Services Delivery team based in our Edinburgh office. You will be primarily responsible for managing and developing a number of Delivery Managers as well as overseeing the delivery of a number of our Loan/Grant schemes.  

You will lead on the management and delivery of projects independently and working closely with the Programme Development and Delivery Manager so that the targets in the scheme funders plan are met, customer service is maintained at a high level, applications are processed and queries responded to within SLA to ensure minimum customer complaints.

You will also act as the key contact for important stakeholders and funders of projects for which the role will be responsible. You will line manage a number of direct reports as well as deputise for the Programme Development and Delivery Manager - Loans and Grants.

For more information, please see job description.

This is a full time, permanent position. Applications close 5pm, 25 February 2019.

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. 

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

Home Energy Scotland Data Management and Reporting Officer – Local Authority Support

Home Energy Scotland Data Management and Reporting Officer – Local Authority Support

Closing Date: 26 February 2019

Issue Date: 12 February 2019

Position Ref No: DC 266

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £22,000 to £29,000 per annum (depending on experience)

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Home Energy Scotland team.  As a data expert, with advanced Excel skills and familiarity with SQL and GIS, you will be analysing data from multiple sources, including EST’s Home Analytics housing stock model and the Home Energy Efficiency Database (HEED), reconciling and correcting data exceptions and turning it into meaningful information for stakeholders.  A large part of the role will be to develop and deliver training to external partners, so you will need to have excellent communication and presentation skills, and be confident liaising with senior staff in external organisations in order to clarify their information needs relating to energy efficiency and fuel poverty.

Your experience in developing management information reports and ability to manipulate and analyse data, including a strong ability to plan and prioritise a busy work schedule will be critical for your success.

For more information, please see job description.

This is a full time, permanent position. Applications close 5pm, 26 February 2019.

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. 

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

Energy Adviser and Project Delivery Assistant (x2)

Energy Adviser and Project Delivery Assistant (x2)

Closing Date: 25 February 2019

Issue Date: 13 February 2019

Position Ref No: HM 268

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £17,500 to £18,800 per annum (depending on experience)

We have an exciting opportunity for you to become an Energy Adviser within the Services Delivery team based in our Edinburgh office. You will be primarily responsible for providing energy advice to households that will motivate and enable them to take action to reduce their fuel bills, cut carbon emissions and make their homes warmer and more comfortable. 

Working on a shift pattern covering a combination of normal and ‘out of hours’ periods each week, your total working hours will be 37.5 hours a week.  This will range from providing energy advice out of office hours between 8-9am or 5-8pm Monday-Friday and 9-5pm Saturdays.  During normal office hours (9 -5pm Mon-Fri.) you will be required to support our Services Delivery team answering enquiries about a variety of grant and loan programmes which we manage on behalf of the Scottish Government and other funders.  

The role has a real focus on customer service and delivering an effective customer journey is essential to the role. You will speak with a wide range of customers on the phone and online and your ability to listen, empathise and then enable customers to take action will be critical. 

For more information, please see job description.

This is a full time, permanent position. Applications close 12 noon, 25 February 2019.

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. 

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

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