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As an equal opportunities employer, we are committed to ensuring that our workplace and employment practices are free from discrimination, harassment or victimisation on any grounds, and all our employees are responsible for implementing these policies.

We also adopt recruitment practices and procedures that are intended to ensure equality of opportunity, and all appointments are made on merit. Due to the volume of applications we may receive, we regret that we may not be able to acknowledge every one. Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Energy Saving Trust offers a competitive salary and benefit package for the right candidate.

Current vacancies

Marketing Communications Assistant

Marketing Communications Assistant

Closing Date: 20 February 2020
Issue Date: 6 February 2020
Position Ref No: RG 552

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per annum (depending on experience)

We are looking for a highly organised person with an interest in marketing and communications including digital communications, to support a diverse range of programmes.

You will report to the Marketing Communication Manager (Home Energy Scotland) and support all marketing communication managers and executives in the Scotland team.

You will contribute to the successful delivery of all marketing communications campaigns. You will plan, write and implement e-mail, e-newsletters and social media activity to achieve KPIs and objectives. You will support events, monitoring, evaluation and reporting, and provide administrative support where needed.

You will ideally have some marketing experience, work well under pressure, have good administrative skills, and excellent copywriting and proof-reading skills. Experience of using a website CMS is also desirable.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position until February 2021. Applications close 5pm, 20th February 2020

For more information please see job description

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

Assistant Project Manager, Transport

Assistant Project Manager, Transport

Closing Date: 28 February 2020
Issue Date: 7 February 2020
Position Ref No: RK 554

Location: London

Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 per annum (depending on experience)

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our Transport team as an Assistant Project Manager based in London.

We’re looking for a hard-working team player to work alongside collaborative, innovative and passionate EST colleagues and stakeholders to support the successful delivery of key transport related initiatives.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will assist with project delivery, client management and stakeholder engagement. You will support the successful delivery of a government grant scheme for public chargepoints, as well as work alongside the fleet team to help deliver carbon emission savings for businesses. You will continuously develop your knowledge of the sustainable transport sector and work with colleagues to deliver projects, including monitoring and analysis of data sets and compiling best practice.

Your ability to plan and prioritise tasks, your attention to detail, strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to build and maintain strong working relationship will underpin your success in this role and your previous experience of working with varied data sets will assist you when supporting the fleet team. You’ll be enthusiastic about making a difference and will always look to challenge the norm to ensure results.

This is a full-time, permanent position. Applications close 5pm, 28 February 2020.

For more information please see job description

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

Foundation Manager, Schools

Foundation Manager, Schools

Closing Date: 28 February 2020
Issue Date: 10 February 2020
Position Ref No: RN 555

Location: Edinburgh, London or Leeds

Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum (depending on experience)

We are looking for a passionate and experienced Foundation Manager to lead the strategy, development and roll-out of an education programme to support schools in-line with the mission, vision and values of the Foundation and EST Group.

You will set clear plans and detailed budgets for the first year of the project. This will involve identifying schools willing to take part and managing workshops with school staff, students and parents. 

You will efficiently coordinate with EST team members throughout the product development stages, ensuring communication is maintained with all stakeholders on the progress of the programme.

Your dynamic leadership and influencing skills will be key to your success in this role. You must have experience of working with schools, possess strong stakeholder management skills and be an excellent presenter. 

This is a full-time, permanent position. Applications close 5pm, 28 February 2020.

For more information please see job description

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

Project Delivery Assistant

Project Delivery Assistant

Closing Date: 26 February 2020
Issue Date: 11 February 2020
Position Ref No: CL 420

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £18,135 per annum 

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Service Delivery team based in our Edinburgh office. You will be primarily responsible for providing effective administrative support to a variety of grant & loan programmes we manage on behalf of the Scottish Government and other funders.  

You will verify the information provided in the grant/loan applications received and claims for grants against a set criterion, following up on further information with applicants, installers and other internal teams as necessary. The role has a real focus on customer service and delivering an effective customer journey is essential to the role.

You will have strong administrative experience and a proven track record of delivering excellent customer service. Experience of collating and reporting statistics and managing financial records is also desirable.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position until 31 July 2020. Applications close 5pm, 26 February 2020.

For more information please see job description

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

Energy Advisor & Project Delivery Assistant

Energy Advisor & Project Delivery Assistant

Closing Date: 26 February 2020
Issue Date: 11 February 2020
Position Ref No: SE 444

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £18,585 per annum 

We have an exciting opportunity for you to become an Energy Advisor within the Services Delivery team based in our Edinburgh office. You will be primarily responsible for providing energy advice to households that will motivate and enable them to take action to reduce their fuel bills, cut carbon emissions and make their homes warmer and more comfortable. 

Working on a shift pattern covering a combination of normal and ‘out of hours’ periods each week, your total working hours will be 37.5 hours a week.  This will range from providing energy advice out of office hours between 8-9am or 5-8pm Monday-Friday and 9-5pm Saturdays.  While working in normal office hours (9 -5pm Mon-Fri) you will support our Services Delivery team to answer enquiries about a variety of grant and loan programmes which we manage on behalf of the Scottish Government and other funders.  

The role has a real focus on customer service and delivering an effective customer journey is essential to the role. You will speak with a wide range of customers on the phone and online and your ability to listen, empathise and then enable customers to take action will be critical. 

We have two positions available, both of which are full time. We have one permanent position and one fixed term position, available until 31 July 2020.

Applications close 5pm, 26 February 2020. For more information please see job description

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to recruitment@est.org.uk, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

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