Share this job

Environmental Services Group Manager

Date: Nov 17, 2018

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 16207 

Job Category: Environmental 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

  • Exciting opportunity for a Leader looking to further establish their career
  • Become part of a dynamic, inclusive and professional Environmental Services global team
  • Great CBD Fringe location and work environment

The Environmental Services Group focuses on collaboration with other service areas within Hatch to develop new business opportunities. We are currently seeking a passionate and motivated Environmental Professional to assist us in growing our market share in Australia.

In alignment with our values and vision, the Environmental Services Group must be managed in a professional and commercial manner in order to deliver the high standard of service expected by Hatch, our clients, and other stakeholders. This includes a deep and sincere commitment to making a difference in the community and to the environment, through the provision of value enhancing services. You will be part of the regional ESG management team, who will be available to support you in achieving your objectives.

The successful candidate will have Business Development experience and a desire to take advantage of an identified growth area within our organisation. You will have the opportunity to shape the future of the group, taking it to a new level.

Applicants who have managed a team of people and are interested in growing and developing their own career, as well as the group, are encouraged to apply.

We are looking for someone who is technically competent whilst also bringing with them solid leadership and people management skills. 

The successful candidate will be based in Brisbane and will lead the Brisbane Environmental team and perform the following tasks/duties:

  • Managing a team of professionals providing environment, EIA/permitting, community, sustainability/corporate responsibility, carbon management consulting and project delivery services
  • Developing innovative sustainability strategies for corporate clients and capital projects
  • Engaging with clients and developing a strong sales pipeline
  • Assisting in the development of budgets and plans which will deliver the environmental team’s strategic goals.
  • Assist in the preparation of supporting materials, including communication materials, training documents and technical reports.
  • Managing the performance reporting requirements of the Environmental Services team.

Qualifications and qualities we are ideally seeking:

  • Bachelor’s/University degree in science, environmental science, environmental management, or a related discipline. A Master’s degree in a relevant discipline would be an advantage.
  • Demonstrated experience in the environmental/sustainability consulting industry.
  • Experience in building a successful sales pipeline in the environmental consulting industry
  • Engendering a style of management that encourages an ethos of excellence and a mindset of continuous improvement
  • The ability to work in a multi-disciplinary and integrated team environment
  • The ability to work with and manage people remotely
  • Effective and open communication and presentation style and the ability to plan and deliver high quality reports
  • An ability to be flexible, learn and perform challenging tasks that may be outside your area of skills and experience
  • Experience working with international standards such as the Equator Principles and the IFC Performance Standards
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas would be an advantage:
    • Due diligence studies
    • Mine closure
  • In-depth knowledge of environmental legislation and requirements in Australia
  • Willingness to travel as work requires

This is an opportunity to join a professional, progressive organisation and become a part of an inclusive, supportive team. You will be able to network and share your experiences and knowledge with colleagues locally, regionally and globally to achieve career success.

To be eligible to apply, you must be an Australian / New Zealand citizen or hold permanent residency status, or alternatively, a Visa that entitles you to work in Australia.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted for this position.

To submit your application please click the "Apply" button below.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate.  If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know and we will do our utmost to accommodate. Hatch also supports and encourages a flexible workplace.  We offer our employees comprehensive benefits, including up to 12 weeks annual leave per year as part of our Purchased Leave Program.

Job Segment: Consulting, Management Consulting, Manager, Sustainability, CSR, Technology, Management, Energy