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Assistant Air Quality and Climate Change/Asystent ds. Modelowania Jakosci Powietrza i Zmian Klimatycznych

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Atlanta, GA
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Job Overview:

To meet our growing business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for a Assistant Air Quality and Climate Change.

The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.  

Responsibilities will include;
• Working with members of our Air Quality teams across the UK delivering specialist input to support environmental assessment and consenting for a wide range of projects in the primarily highways, infrastructure, industry and energy sectors. This can include desk-based assessment, data analysis and dispersion modelling;
• Writing and checking reports;
• Communicating and liaising effectively with colleagues, clients and environmental regulators;
• Thinking both creatively and logically to resolve problems related to assessments and project delivery, including developing tools to assist the team;
• Helping project managers with financial monitoring of projects, document control, progress reporting and other project management tasks;
• Assist with business development tasks including writing or contributing to bids and proposals;
• Identifying potential health and safety hazards of specific projects and demonstrating a commitment to your own safety and that of those around you.
 

ESSENTIAL:
•    Strong mathematical ability;
•    A Master’s degree ideally in an environmental discipline (e.g. atmospheric science related subject);
•    Ability to work and manipulate data using spreadsheets and geographical information systems (GIS);
•    An excellent understanding of pollution and climate changing environmental impacts associated with road transport and other infrastructure developments and industrial operations;
•    Strong organisational skills;
•    Strong team working capabilities as well as the confidence to take responsibility for smaller tasks allocated to you on a more individual basis;
•    Excellent written and oral communication skills, the candidate will be working closely with the air quality team in the UK on a daily basis;
•    Sound knowledge of standard IT programmes; 
•    The ability to produce well-presented reports is essential;
•    Strong attention to detail and an ability to apply knowledge into practical schemes;
•    A focus on results and project delivery; and  
•    Ability to work remotely and in an office environments

DESIRABLE:
•    Previous related work experience with an environmental consultancy, an environmental regulator, or relevant industry sector company; and 
•    Graduate membership of other relevant professional body. 


WE OFFER:

Full time, permanent employment ( office+remote work)
Opportunity to work on exciting international projects and programs
Commitment to your personal and professional development 
Dynamic environment that encourages a healthy work life balance with flexible working conditions