Sustainability Manager



Atkins Search have a unique and exciting opportunity for a Sustainability Manager to join a prolific, family-owned construction main contractor based in Rugby.


Our client has an enviable reputation as one of the leading construction main contractors delivering varied projects across the public and private sectors.

As one of the most established construction main contractors across the Midlands, our client is a reputable main contractor with a people-focused
approach. They champion their team members to develop their careers, positively promoting development and progression.

  • Operating across various local frameworks, providing a full order book
  • Profitable, long-standing construction main contractor
  • Varied, interesting projects ranging from £1m to £30m in value
  • Award-winning main contractor with solid reputation
  • Exciting growth plans to increase turnover and expand regionally
  • Well-connected, accessible senior leadership team
  • Transparent, team-oriented culture
  • Local, regionally based projects across the Midlands


As the Sustainability Manager for the business, you will be focused
developing carbon
reduction and sustainability strategies for the business, leading on the subject matter and autonomously implementing environmental and sustainability across the business.

Working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders, you will be focused
on reducing carbon output emissions across projects and regional offices, working towards a monthly and annual target.


  • Lead on annual and monthly audits
  • Monitor custom-made apps for mileage conversion data
  • Lead on SCCR Reports annually and monthly data snapshots to monitor annual target progress
  • Lead as part of the Sustainability Forum, working with Senior Leadership Team
  • Support staff as part of Sustainability Forum to encourage ideas to reduce carbon outputs
  • Provide ideas to reduce energy consumption on site and across the business
  • Support H&S Team on live projects to answer environmental related queries
  • Gather, report and convert data out of SmartWaste


  • Current or previous roles as a Sustainability or Environmental Manager in a construction related environment
  • ISO14001 & ISO5001 Energy Management
  • Experience delivering against scope 1&2 criteria to collate and report
  • Experience of collating and converting electricity, gas and carbon reports
  • Strong environmental background supporting live construction D&B projects
  • Strong person management and delegation skills
  • Effective communication and listening skills


  • Competitive salary and package
  • Excellent pension contributions
  • Company car or allowance
  • Regular opportunities for progression
  • Variety of projects and reputable regional business

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment, and service in the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough, and Northern Home Counties regions.

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