Energy Saving Trust
Energy Saving Trust

Originally formed in 1992 by Government as an independent, impartial and not for profit company Energy Saving Trust provides advice to communities, households and organisations on how they can reduce carbon emissions and save money by using less energy. Our key objective is to be the leading voice in encouraging the sustainable use of energy and reduction of carbon emissions.


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Challenge Fund Service Advisor

  • Full time
  • £23,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 31st January 2020

We have an opportunity for you to join the Transport team in Edinburgh to support the successful delivery of the day-to-day operations and maintenance of the Challenge Fund on behalf of Transport Scotland.

The role will support project delivery with a variety of responsibilities, including: financial recording, compliance followed for internal processes/relevant EU fund legislation, regular reporting and analysis of key metrics, manage and monitor the performance of contractors and providing accurate advice and collateral to applicants and key stakeholders.

Your ability to plan and prioritise work is essential in this busy environment and effective communication skills will be key to this role. Your experience in grant fund design and delivery and ability to manipulate and analyse data (primarily using Excel) will be critical for your success. Your excellent attention to detail and financial management skills will underpin successful delivery of the programme objectives.

Additionally, awareness of project management methodologies will be fundamental to your effective performance.

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Data Protection & Quality Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,500
  • Edinburgh, Cardiff or Belfast
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

The Energy Saving Trust (EST) has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and proactive Data Protection and Quality Officer to join their Compliance and Accreditation team.

EST is a leading and trusted organisation, helping people save energy every day. We deliver first class programmes for governments and provide consultancy to UK businesses and international companies.

The successful applicant should take a pragmatic approach to problem solving, be able to constructively challenge the business and support best practice in data governance. They will have practical experience of working in a data protection role and be keen to take the next steps in your career progression.

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Marketing Communications Assistant

  • Full time
  • £18,000 – £20,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th February 2020

Are you an ambitious, creative and organised marketer? Do you have a passion for digital content? Are you ready to give your career a boost by joining a fantastic organisation at an exciting time?

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.

Our team is friendly and down to earth, and we find working at the Energy Saving Trust rewarding - knowing we're making a real impact on the fight against climate change. Join our team and you can make a real difference!

This is a full-time, fixed-term position until February 2021. For more details and to apply please visit our website.

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Programme Manager

  • Full time
  • up to £33,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th March 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Transport team in Edinburgh to oversee, coordinate and manage a number of consumer-facing programmes.

Along with management of the programmes, you will coordinate activities of at least two direct line reports and communicate progress of KPIs towards programme outputs to internal and external stakeholders including Transport Scotland. You will need to have excellent prioritisation and people skills, with an eye for detail and a positive can-do attitude.

Your ability to think and plan strategically, and effectively manage competing priorities to ensure successful outcomes is essential. Having knowledge of, or experience working within, the sustainable transport sector, or with behavior change strategies, is important. Additionally, experience working with the government or other government agencies, preparing suitable reports would be of benefit.

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Team Assistant, Scottish Transport

  • Full time
  • £18,135
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th March 2020

We are looking for a highly efficient and proactive Team Assistant to join our Transport team in Edinburgh.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will be responsible for providing the day-to-day administrative support for the ChargePlace Scotland programme and the wider transport work-plan delivered by Energy Saving Trust on behalf of Transport Scotland.

Your duties will include ensuring that all administrative tasks are completed to allow design and delivery of work to be undertaken in accordance with agreed standards, plus providing support with supplier engagement and customer support, engagement and identification. You will also process grant funding applications, support the wider transport team across a range of programmes, plus keep records, accounts and information up to date and accurate.

You must have experience of performing administrative tasks to assist in stakeholder engagement and communication, and of managing spreadsheets and documents containing large amounts of information. An excellent communicator, both verbal and written, you will have solid IT skills and an understanding of the preparation and maintenance of monitoring, assessment and reporting procedures.

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Assistant Programme Manager

  • Full time
  • up to £23,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd March 2020

We have a fantastic opportunity to join the Transport team in Edinburgh working on low-carbon transport programmes mostly focused on consumer advice and incentives. You will be a key player, working with EST colleagues in the transport team, marketing team and service delivery team along with external stakeholders to support the successful delivery of the Transport programme.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will assist with all elements of programme management. This will include engaging with a variety of external stakeholders, budget management, monitoring of progress against project plans and preparing reports for programme funders.

Your excellent communication skills and attention to detail will underpin the successful delivery of the programme objectives. Additionally, awareness of project management methodologies along with an interest in sustainable transport and / or wider sustainability sector is also important.

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Team Assistant

  • Full time
  • £18,135
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th April 2020

We are looking for a pro-active and efficient individual with an eye for detail to join our growing Transport team in Edinburgh as Team Assistant.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will be responsible for providing day-to-day administrative support for the technical and business transport advice programme. This will be a varied role which will include duties such as managing shared inboxes and distributing information to the wider team, to using your excellent communication skills to collect data from organisations and individuals on the phone and via email.

We are looking for someone who has experience of using excel to manage large data sets confidently, and who is a good team player with a can-do attitude - willing to help out as necessary across programmes in a large team. An interest in environmental issues associated with transport or the wider environmental sector would be of benefit.

You must have experience of performing administrative tasks and be an excellent communicator, both verbal and written.

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Technical Analyst

  • Full time
  • up to £26,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th April 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for several Technical Analysts to join the Transport Team in our Edinburgh Office. We are looking for individuals who have a keen eye for detail, are confident working on large data sets in Excel, and have experience producing technical reports. These individuals will support the delivery of decarbonation strategies and technical reports for local authorities, public sector organisations and other clients across Scotland.

You must have experience of the low-carbon transport sector, ideally working closely with large fleets and have a knowledge of charging infrastructure requirements. You must also have the excellent communication and interpersonal skills required to effectively manage client relationships.

Working closely with other Technical Analysts and the wider transport team, our successful candidates will work with clients to collect, analyse and manipulate data to produce high quality reports. These reports will be suitable for distribution both internally and externally and will provide bespoke strategies to help clients achieve the fleet decarbonisation targets set by the Scottish Government.

You will be an analytical and motivated individual, with a strong knowledge of ULEVs and charging infrastructure, and of the environmental impact of transport. A graduate in a relevant discipline with experience in the sector, you will also be an outstanding communicator, both verbal and written, with excellent report writing, work prioritisation and interpersonal skills. Confidence in Excel and other IT programmes is essential, and experience working with GIS programmes is of benefit.

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Challenge Fund Service Administrator

  • Full time
  • £18,135
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th May 2020

We have an opportunity for you to join the Transport team in Edinburgh as Challenge Fund Service Administrator and support the successful delivery of the day-to-day operations and maintenance of the Challenge Fund on behalf of Transport Scotland.

The role will provide administrative support for project delivery with a variety of responsibilities, including financial recording, compliance followed for internal processes/relevant EU fund legislation, regularly preparing reporting, monitor the performance of project delivery.

Your ability to plan and prioritise work is essential in this busy environment, along with demonstrated effective communication skills enabling you to deliver a high standard of customer service. Overall business administration skills and a good knowledge of Microsoft software, particularly Excel, will underpin the successful delivery of this role.

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Assistant Programme Manager

  • Full time
  • up to £23,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th July 2020

We have a fantastic opportunity to join the Transport team in Edinburgh working on transport programmes mostly focused on consumer advice and incentives. You will be a key player, working with EST colleagues in the transport team, marketing team and service delivery team along with external stakeholders to support the successful delivery of the Transport programme.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will assist with all elements of programme management. This will include engaging with a variety of external stakeholders, budget management, monitoring of progress against project plans and preparing reports for programme funders.

Your excellent communication skills and attention to detail will underpin successful delivery of the programme objectives. Additionally, awareness of project management methodologies will be fundamental to your effective performance along with an interest in sustainable transport and / or wider sustainability sector.

This is a full-time, permanent position. For moreinformation, please see job description onEST Website.

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Team Assistant - Scottish Transport

  • Full time
  • £18,135
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th July 2020

Are you a highly efficient and proactive individual looking for a fast-paced and rewarding new role? If so, Energy Saving Trust is looking for a dynamic Team Assistant to join our Transport team.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, our successful candidate will be responsible for providing the day-to-day administrative support for the ChargePlace Scotland programme and the wider transport work-plan delivered by Energy Saving Trust on behalf of Transport Scotland.

Your duties will include ensuring that all administrative tasks are completed to allow design and delivery of work to be undertaken in accordance with agreed standards, plus providing support with supplier engagement and customer support, engagement and identification. You will also process grant funding applications, support the wider transport team across a range of programmes, plus keep records, accounts and information up to date and accurate.

You must have experience of performing administrative tasks to assist in stakeholder engagement and communication, and of managing spreadsheets and documents containing large amounts of information. An excellent communicator, both verbal and written, you will have solid IT skills and have an understanding of the preparation and maintenance of monitoring, assessment and reporting procedures.

This is a full-time, permanent position.

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Environmental and Quality Officer

  • Full time
  • £22,000 – £23,000
  • Blended working approach, both home and office based with occasional travel to Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th August 2020

Are you an organised individual who is committed and passionate about reducing the impact of climate change? Energy Saving Trust (EST) has an exciting opportunity for the new role of Environmental and Quality Officer. EST is a leading and trusted organisation, helping people save energy every day. We deliver first class programmes for governments and provide consultancy to UK businesses and international companies.

Supporting the Compliance and Accreditation Manager, you will ensure environmental and energy systems are maintained whilst enthusiastically leading the EST-wide sustainability group.

To be successful in the role you will need to demonstrate a high level of analytical skills and a keen eye for detail. You will be approachable and work well with others and have previous experience of ISO 14001/ISO 50001 management systems.

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Assistant Programme Manager - ChargePlace Scotland

  • Full time
  • £23,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 2nd September 2020

Are you a highly organised and passionate individual looking for a fast-paced and rewarding new role in sustainable transport? If so, Energy Saving Trust is looking for an experienced Assistant Programme Manager to join our Transport team.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of grant funding to organisations for the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

Your duties will include reviewing applications from businesses for charge point infrastructure and allocating funding as appropriate. You will need to build relationships with a range of organisations and stakeholders in the industry and provide regular reporting to senior management and programme funders. Budget management will also form a critical part of the role.

You must have experience of dealing with a range of organisations and stakeholders, both large and small, and of working with large volumes of data. An excellent communicator with a record of meeting KPIs, you will have a strong eye for detail and have an understanding of sustainable transport, ideally focused on electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

This a full time, permanent position.

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Team Assistant, Scottish Transport

  • Full time
  • £18,135
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th September 2020

Energy Saving Trust are looking for a number of highly efficient Team Assistants to join the Transport team on fixed-term contracts until 31 March 2021. We are looking for individuals who are hard-working, dedicated and able to thrive working in a fast-paced and rewarding environment.

Reporting to the Project Manager, our successful candidates will be responsible for providing the day-to-day administrative support for an innovative new grant programme delivered by Energy Saving Trust on behalf of Transport Scotland. Your duties will include processing grant funding applications, along with keeping records, accounts and other information up to date and accurate. You will have excellent customer service skills and be confident on the phone and emails.

You must have experience of performing administrative tasks and managing spreadsheets and documents containing large amounts of information. An excellent communicator, both verbal and written, you will have solid IT skills and have an understanding of the preparation and maintenance of monitoring, assessment and reporting procedures.

These are full time, fixed term posts until 31 March 2021.

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Assistant Project Manager

  • Full time
  • £23,700
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th September 2020

An opportunity has arisen for a proactive Assistant Project Manager to join the Transport team at Energy Saving Trust to assist with a variety of tasks relating to an innovative new grant fund. We are looking for a motivated individual with good attention to detail, strong prioritisation skills and a robust team work ethic.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the successful individual will be involved in various aspects of the scheme including external stakeholder engagement and communications, budgetary forecasting and reporting, and supporting the project team more widely.

Your duties will include ensuring all application forms, guidance documents and wider information sources are up to date, reporting on KPIs and SLAs to funders and senior managers at EST, and liaising with internal EST teams including marketing and finance.

An exceptional communicator, both verbal and written, you will have excellent IT and reporting skills, along with having a good understanding of budgets, grants and payments.

This is a full time, fixed term post until 31 March 2021.

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Marketing Assistant

  • Full time
  • up to £20,000
  • Edinburgh, currently home based until further notice
  • Closing 25th September 2020

We are looking for a Marketing Assistant to support the delivery of marketing communications activity for a wide range of Scottish Government-funded and other programmes. You’ll assist our marketing team with a range of tasks including meeting organisation, finance administration, proof reading, content creation and support in delivering events.

This entry-level role presents an excellent developmental opportunity for the right person. You may not have marketing experience (although knowledge of website content management systems, social media and email marketing would be an advantage) - but you’ll be a first class administrator with excellent written and verbal communication skills, a keen eye for detail and the ability to work well under pressure. Above all, you’ll be willing to learn in a fast-paced, busy marketing environment.

For more information, please see job description onEST website.

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Assistant Customer Experience Manager - Digital Services

  • Full time
  • up to £27,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 14th October 2020

Who we are:

Energy Saving Trust is an independent organisation dedicated to promoting energy efficiency, low carbon transport and sustainable energy use. We aim to address the climate emergency and deliver the wider benefits of clean energy as we transition to net zero.

What we do:

We empower householders to make better choices, deliver transformative programmes for governments and support businesses with strategy, research and assurance – enabling everyone to play their part in building a sustainable future.

How we do it:

We are expert, collaborative, impartial, innovative, supportive, and determined. We know we can make a difference. We understand the scale of the challenge but will never give up.

Why we need you:

You will lead our digital evolution project which will build on Home Energy Scotland’s award-winning customer experience. As a skilled, customer focused project manager, you will take a service design approach with the customer at its heart, whilst ensuring both internal and external partners are key to changes in our exciting digital transformation journey.

Joining a team of high-performing, passionate individuals with a desire to provide the best customer experience, the successful candidate will have a strong background in digital customer experience and be expected to proactively drive continuous digital service excellence; acting as the voice of the customer, whilst collaborating with various teams. You will develop digital services whilst acting on feedback and intelligence to continuously improve often complex customer journeys.

What we need you to bring:

· A service design approach to delivering new and improving current digital services

· Excellent project management skills

· Strong practical understanding of the latest customer service digital trends, platforms and customer needs

· Proven ability to analyse existing customer needs, intelligence data and web analytics to identify trends and inform action / improvement initiatives.

· Experience of developing creative and innovative digital solutions, identifying and implementing new initiatives ideas to improve customer experience processes

· A strong problem-solving mentality and innovative thinking with a strong desire to challenge the norm and manage change

· The ability to communicate and influence others effectively, building strong working relationships across multiple teams to work in a collaborative manner

· A desire to always provide the best customer experience

· A relevant discipline qualification and/or with equivalent experience in service design

· Experience of delivering training and service quality monitoring is desirable

What we offer:

· Basic salary plus benefits

· 25 holiday days a year with long service increases

· Generous pension contributions, private medical provision, childcare vouchers and more

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