About JLL – We’re JLL—a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 98,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That’s why we’re committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We’re using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities. Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we’re honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally. Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we’re headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together. If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all of the requirements below. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table! We are looking for a Energy & Sustainability Director About JLL We’re JLL. We’re a professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We help organizations around the world achieve their ambitions by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. If you’re looking to step up your career, JLL is the perfect professional home. At JLL, you’ll have a chance to innovate with the world’s leading businesses, put that expertise into action on landmark projects, and work on game-changing real estate initiatives. You’ll also make long-lasting professional connections through sharing different perspectives, and you’ll be inspired by the best. We’re focused on opportunity and want to help you make the most of yours. Achieve your ambitions – join us at JLL! Role Purpose This role is responsible for the delivery of ambitious sustainability objectives announced by a global financial services company, which recognises that Climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing the world today. The successful candidate will work within JLL’s global energy & sustainability service platform to lead a small team dedicated to this account, covering Europe, Middle east and Africa as well as a small portfolio in North America. They will focus on the operational efficiency of a large and varied real estate portfolio, working closely with the facilities management teams and supporting the workplace strategy. They will be responsible for reducing carbon emissions in line with the Paris agreement. What this job involves Key responsibilities include: Develop and execute a sustainability strategy with a strong emphasis on the operational management of energy, waste & water and the associate environmental impact. Implement comprehensive programs to reach objectives. Act as the subject matter expert to educate and guide key stakeholders on energy and sustainability topics and requests. Support corporate reporting objectives and provide management information relating to the use of utilities and the impact on the internal and external environment. Manage the energy, waste and water data collection process within JLL’s technology platform and produce monthly and quarterly reports that are tailored to meet our clients’ specific requirements. Drive operational improvements though the identification and implementation of opportunities to improve energy and sustainability performance across extensive real estate portfolios. Collaborate with other JLL energy managers to share best practices, develop case studies and develop new business opportunities. Engage with JLL facility managers to become the key point of contact for the provision of wide-ranging advice in relation to all aspects of environmental sustainability. Develop and enhance systems and processes for delivering best practice sustainability performance and use of utility/sustainability management systems for monitoring and/or reporting purposes. Provide technical training and/or mentor more junior colleagues. Every day is different, and in all these activities, we’d encourage you to show your ingenuity. Sound like you? To apply you need to be / have: Requirements – Essential A broad understanding of all aspects of sustainability within the Real Estate sector, covering operations, construction and fitout and social impact, including well-bing. A strategic thinker with capability and experience to work with a wide range of stakeholders in multiple geographies and cultures. Ability to communicate difficult concepts and negotiate with others to adopt a different point of view Lead the technical support team to solve complex problems, plan and prioritize deadlines and think strategically to identify innovative solutions Ability to analyse corporate portfolio by benchmarking and reviewing utility data to drive sustainability measures Advanced understanding of Greenhouse Gas Emission scopes and reporting Familiarity with energy procurement process and renewable energy options Technical understanding of the most common HVAC, electrical, mechanical, and building automation systems and their impact on sustainability goals Advanced understanding of energy and water conservation measures University Degree (Science, engineering, maths, or related fields) Requirements – Desirable Experience working with multifunctional team in order to drive results Manage small teams of energy & sustainability professionals Strong project management skills and an ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a high pressure, deadline driven environment Experience in the preparation of tenders and work orders and the ability to select appropriate equipment and service vendors Knowledge of environmental reporting, utility management and energy budgets, an environmental improvement program, and ISO 14001 compliance. Experienced conducting site walkthroughs in order to find conservation measures (e.g. ASHRAE Level 1 and 2) Behavioural Competencies Think Big – Thinks strategically, simplifies the complex, solves complex problems, sees the big picture Drive Change – Thrives on change, learning agility, intellectually curious, appetite for risks, digital drive Helps others – Builds relationships, actively collaborates, helps others succeed. Get it done – Acts decisively, drives results, passion to win, takes ownership, accountable, resilient Business first – Focuses on customers and clients, business/financial acumen, JLL first Inspire – Inspire others, creates vision and strategy, energizes others What you can expect from us You’ll join an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture. One where we succeed together – across the desk and around the globe. Where like-minded people work naturally together to achieve great things. Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your ambitions in career, recognition, wellbeing, benefits and pay. Join us to develop your strengths and enjoy a fulfilling career full of varied experiences. Keep those ambitions in sight and imagine where JLL can take you… #LI-NS-2 Required Skills: Job Tags: Sustainability What you can expect from us We succeed together and believe the best inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our success. Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your career ambitions, recognizing your contributions, investing in your well-being and providing competitive benefits and pay. We can’t wait to see where your ambitions take you at JLL. Apply today! JLL Privacy Notice Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading global provider of real estate and investment management services. 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