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Climate Change Officer
  • Employer: Burnley Borough Council
  • Reference: 209
  • Published: Thu 22/09/2022, 11:57 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 09/10/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36.25 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 11 = £35,336 to £38,553
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire

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Climate Change Officer

Are you passionate about climate change?

Would you like the opportunity to lead on the ongoing development and implementation of the Council’s Climate Change Strategy and Action Plan?

Are you an excellent communicator with a strong record of partnership working?

Then this exciting role could be for you!

Burnley Council are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic and knowledgeable individual to join our team.  You will work with colleagues and elected members to ensure the Council is resilient to climate change, while supporting partners, businesses and communities to take forward carbon reduction initiatives to meet our ambition to be carbon neutral by 2030.

You will report on best practice in relation to climate change and sustainability and develop projects and support initiatives and delivery of carbon reduction initiatives across the borough.

You will be able to work collaboratively across teams and organisations and be able to share the right messages to encourage participation and action.

Burnley is a great place to work.  We value our employees and offer a generous pension scheme, holiday entitlement and work/life balance initiatives.

Burnley has a thriving town centre with a new leisure/retail complex opening soon and is surrounded by beautiful countryside.  There are excellent transport links across the area with direct train lines to Manchester and Leeds.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about the role contact Paul Gatrell, Head of Housing and Development Control Tel 01282 425011 ext 7230