Onshore Environment and Consents Specialist for our Hornsea Project Three offshore wind farm

Recruiter
Ørsted
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Apr 2018
Closes
19 May 2018
Ref
196021
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Would you like to provide technical and project management support to one of the largest offshore wind farms in the world? 
 
Join us and become an Onshore Environment and Consent Specialist in the Environment & Consents UK team where you'll be responsible for the development of the onshore aspects of our Hornsea Project Three offshore wind farm which, once completed, could be the world's largest offshore wind farm and will be capable of powering well over two million UK homes annually. 
 
Your key tasks will be to 
  • ensure that the project team and our suppliers comply with company health and safety policy 
  • drive the examination of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) through the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Process, including contributing to strategy and programme for Hornsea Project Three 
  • drive the procurement and management of onshore surveys, studies and preparation of environmental information for relevant topic areas for Hornsea Project Three 
  • ensure compliance with preconditions of consents 
  • responsible for specific external onshore stakeholders Hornsea Project Three. 
 
Furthermore, you'll report to the Lead Onshore Senior Specialist and offer input to onshore sub-package budget updates for lead topic areas, onshore sub-package programme for lead topic areas and internal gate documents. You'll be responsible for liaising with Procurement on onshore survey procurement requirements for relevant topic areas as well as liaise and coordinate activities with Hornsea Zone projects. You'll maintain records, data management and project consent matrix to support due diligence processes. Your experience in onshore development and planning may also require you to input to other projects and maintain our external position as a world-leading developer in external strategy groups. 
 
Your qualifications and core competences include that you 
  • have a relevant degree and experience with consenting onshore linear projects in the UK, ideally with some experience of consent project management of large DCO projects; experience in the offshore wind sector may be an advantage, but is not essential 
  • have experience with delivering project activities to programme, cost and specification 
  • have experience with managing multiple external resources 
  • have awareness of renewable energy and planning policy and the complexities of developing NSIP projects; experience with onshore archaeology, ecology, transport and traffic management could be beneficial 
  • possess excellent communication skills, enabling you to communicate your messages smoothly and efficiently to internal and external stakeholders at all organisational levels. 
 
Moreover, you have a proactive and systematic approach to your work tasks, recognising the importance of deadlines. You thrive in an international environment and can create good relationships with internal and external stakeholders. You're a collaborative team player and speak and write English fluently. 
 
About Ørsted 
To be the frontrunner in the green energy transformation, we invest significantly in innovation and empower our employees to help shape the renewable energy technologies of the future. We cultivate a collaborative, dynamic and diverse work environment and encourage career-long learning and development so our people can realise their full potential.  
 
Would you like to help shape the renewable technologies of the future? 
Send your application as soon as possible and no later than 25 April 2018 at 18:00 CET, as we'll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis. 
 
Please do not hesitate to contact the hiring manager, Sophie Hartfield by email on sopha@orsted.co.uk if you want to know more about the position. Please apply online, applications sent directly to the hiring manager will not be considered.
 
Recruitment agents please note that we operate a PSL, if you are interested in working with us please contact the Resourcing team in the first instance on ukrecruitment@orsted.co.uk and do not approach the hiring manager. 

 
All UK-based positions will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment screening, further details will be given at offer stage. 
 
You should expect some travelling in relation to your work. 
 
Working at Ørsted 
Headquartered in Denmark, Ørsted's 5,600 employees develop, construct and operate offshore wind farms, bioenergy plants and innovative waste-to-energy solutions and provide smart energy products to its customers. Ørsted Wind Power 2,200 employees have developed and constructed the largest portfolio of offshore wind farms in Northern Europe, and we're expanding with international activities in the US and Asia-Pacific. For more information on Ørsted, visit Ørsted.com. 

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