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Head of Environment and Sustainability

Highlands and Islands Airports Limited
Head of Environment and Sustainability
Location: Home working / company offices

Highlands and Islands Airports Limited (HIAL) is the leading provider of airport operations in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.  At HIAL we are very proud of our reputation for safety, quality and cost-effective delivery of services, and our professional and friendly customer service We work closely with the communities that we serve and employ over 600 staff across 12 sites.

The position of Head of Environment and Sustainability is a newly expanded role and will be pivotal in delivering our environmental objectives.

Working alongside the Senior Leadership Team and Senior Management Team, the Head of Environment and Sustainability will have the autonomy to influence and shape how we meet the environmental priorities within our Strategic and Covid-19 Recovery Plan.  A key element of the role will be to actively promote sustainability and ensure a positive attitude towards the environment.

We are looking for an individual with a proven track record in developing environmental strategies.  You will be the Company focal point for environmental and sustainability matters, always promoting excellence and therefore will hold an environmentally focused degree and be familiar with ISO 14001 management system.  Ideally you will have previous experience of working with regulatory bodies.

As a geographically dispersed organisation, we rely heavily on our local resources and the efforts of our teams throughout the company. Our People Plan and commitment to Investors in People aims to develop and support our workforce to meet the challenges of the future through our flexible working policy.

For a confidential discussion please contact Catriona Mackie or Kate Kennedy on 0141 212 7555.

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Closing date for applications: Friday 25th March 2022