Sustainability Assurance Specialist


About this role: Sustainability Assurance Specialist

About this role: Sustainability Assurance Specialist

The Sustainable Development Division within the COMPANY Environment Department is searching or a dynamic and innovative environmental professional to join the Environmental Execution & Assurance Team. This is an exciting and unique opportunity for an experienced career professional with highly developed technical knowledge and organization skills. The COMPANY giga-project aims to be the most environmental conscious and sustainable development project on the planet. This role is critical in supporting the development of the Environmental Assurance function and assuring that COMPANY’s environmental and sustainability standards are implemented by developers and contractors.

The Sustainability Assurance Specialist supports the evolution, implementation and coordination of an effective and high-quality Environmental Assurance Program intended to ensure that project activities are executed in a manner which is fitting for a world-class project of COMPANY’s status. The Environmental Assurance Program is a driver of best practice and innovative processes required to meet COMPANY goals for a project of world class environmental performance. The role requires:

  • Support the by developing, implementing and delivering an industry leading green building assurance program for construction projects at COMPANY.
  • Extensive knowledge of green building certification schemes, including LEED, Estadama, BREEAM, GSAS.
  • Experience in achieving green building certification using at least 3 different green building certification schemes.
  • Develop and implement green building certification assurance processes.
  • Develop training materials and programs intended to educate non-SME assurance professionals in the green building certification assurance process .
  • Develop, implement and maintain datasets of green building assurance records, which are subject to retrieval and interrogation.
  • Identify actual and emergent trends of noncompliance identified by green building assurance programs, and implement manage programs of corrective and preventive action, intended to return Contractors to compliance.
  • Develop, implement and maintain datasets of green building assurance programs records, which are subject to retrieval and interrogation.



Knowledge, Skills and Experience

The Sustainability Assurance Specialist should have a track record in project management of environmental training programs to major construction projects and to an array of economic sector facilities. • Strong leadership and management skills
• Strong technical sustainability skills across a spectrum of development stages and development typologies• Strong people management and mentoring skills
• Must have as minimum a Bachelor’s degree in Sustainable Construction (or related discipline); Environmental Science and ideally a Master’s degree.• Minimum of ten (10) year-experience in sustainability certification across an array of economic sectors.
• Experience of mega-project compliance assurance program management is required.• Experience in managing infrastructure construction projects is desirable.
• LEED AP BD+C and LEED ND qualifications and experience are required.• Experience in the development of reporting tools is required.
• MSc in Sustainable Construction (or related discipline); Environmental Science.• LEED AP BD+C and LEED ND

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Khurshid Ahmed
Brunel Energy UAE Dubai

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