Head of Sustainability

Fantastic opportunity at a leading and award-winning practice to further navigate, lead and inspire the long-term sustainability vision.
  • Salary: £45000-50000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 54521

About this role

With an established sustainability initiative, this recognised and award-winning practice is looking to push things forward and are striving to be recognised for their sustainable and regenerative design. As the Head of Sustainability you would be at the forefront of this. This would be a rare and unmissable challenge for an experienced architect with a passion for sustainable practice to contribute greatly to not just this studio but the built environment as a whole.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement sustainable initiatives and best practice across all projects in the office as part of the management team.
  • Provide expert knowledge, advise and educate internal project teams, external consultants and sub consultants on all sustainability matters.
  • Lead and attend 'Architects Declare' initiative meetings, industry seminars and events.
  • Research sustainable innovations, materials and specifications. 

Skills and Experience

  • Degree in architecture up to postgraduate level. 
  • Proven experience working in a sustainability focused role within UK practice.
  • Expert knowledge of UK laws, regulations, sustainable standards and materials.
  • Team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Desire to share knowledge, education and inspire success in others.
  • A WELL AP accreditation is not essential but would be an added bonus.  

Sai Wentum

Bio: An ARB-registered architect, with over 13 years of professional experience in architecture and the construction industry, Sai studied architecture at the Canterbury School of Architecture (CSA), before completing his Master's degree (RIBA Part II) and Professional Diploma (RIBA Part III) at the University of Westminster.Sai has previously worked at east London practice The AOC, as well as with award-winning AJ 100 practices Glenn Howells and Buckley Gray Yeoman - with this experience, Sai has worked on some of London's most exciting buildings and projects. In 2021, he joined Bespoke’s London office where he is using his industry experience as a consultant for the architecture team.

+44 (0)207 24 24 909

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