Consultant – Energy & Resource Management

Job role: Consultant – Energy Resource Management

Location: Overmoor (Corsham near Bath), Chorley (Lancashire) or London

Salary: £28k - £33k per annum plus benefits 

The opportunity

You’ll be joining an award winning energy management and sustainability consultancy with a long track record in the sector.  You will work with a selection of the world’s top companies to help them meet their energy resource management requirements and be given a high level of autonomy to suggest and lead on new ideas, whilst working with our Consultants, Engineers and Software team.

Verco is an independent, employee owned business with a unique collaborative culture. We provide a supportive environment within which to develop your career, we invest in our staff and place a high value on training. 

You will be required to deliver a range of profitable energy and water management consultancy services to Verco’s manufacturing and other energy intensive clients.  These will include onsite energy auditing, group programme support and implementing Verco’s proprietary energy management software Carbon Desktop and associated systems such as automatic metering.

1. Project Management: Manage relatively simple energy and water reduction projects or work streams within large programmes concurrently ensuring the successful delivery to the client on time, to quality and within an agreed budget.  

2. Technical input

a) To provide technical input to projects. 
b) To contribute to the delivery of energy and water reduction audits at manufacturing sites with particular focus in the food and drink sector.  
c) To work with sites to develop metering and data collection solutions that are supported by Verco’s proprietary Carbon Desktop Software. 

3. Business development and proposal writing: Become first point of contact with a number of sites and be responsive to their needs and identify areas where Verco’s wider service offerings may be appropriate. Support more senior members of the team in targeted business development activities such as writing proposals and/or delivering technical webinars.

4. Client management: To maintain strong relationships with existing clients with the expectation of maintaining and, where possible, increasing revenues from key accounts.

5. Operational: To provide timely responses to operational needs including (but not limited to) time-sheeting, invoicing, reviews, project management information, health & safety etc.  

As a consultant there will also be an expectation to participate in knowledge sharing activities

A detailed job description is available on our website.


You will need a degree in Engineering (2:1 or above) with a good understanding of energy use in industry.  You will have project management and energy management experience as well as experience of working in a commercial environment.  You will require a high level of competence in the use of IT, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint and be a strong communicator in both verbal and written formats.  An understanding of Microsoft Power Bi would be beneficial.  You will be required to travel nationally and internationally to implement company projects.

A detailed person specification is available on our website.

What we can offer

You can look forward to working for an employee owned business with a strong values-driven culture. This will mean working as part of a dynamic, passionate team of like-minded professionals in a supportive, trust-based environment.

You will enjoy immediate access to a comprehensive range of employee benefits and support services. Benefits include 5% employer pension contribution, private medical insurance, travel insurance, 25 days holiday (increasing with service) and volunteering days.

Verco will actively invest  in and support your career development (i.e. to work towards Chartered Energy Manager or Chartered Engineer status) and pay for your professional membership. 

Location: Either our Overmoor (Corsham near Bath) or Chorley office (Lancashire).

Salary: £28k - £33k depending on experience.

To apply: Please submit your CV and a covering letter to confirming ‘Consultant - ERM’ as the subject of the email.
The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 5th August 2019. Interviews will take place, week beginning 12th August, with a view to commence employment in September.

Verco is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that we value the diversity of our workforce. Applicants must, however, be eligible to work in the UK.

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