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NIHR Sustainability Programme Manager



Closing date

25 February 2024

Interview date

13 March 2024


£34.980 - £42,978



Working at the NIHR

About the role

Climate change is a major challenge to public health in the UK and globally, which risks increasing health inequalities, and the NIHR recognises the key role it must play in driving and promoting change in this area. The sustainability programme of work relates to all NIHR activity around climate, health and sustainability. To help deliver this work you will:

  • Manage and deliver a programme of climate, health and sustainability activity
  • Building and maintaining positive relationships at all levels across the NIHR
  • Carry out detailed assessment and analysis of issues and problems, using specialist knowledge to identify and recommend appropriate solutions
  • Rationalising and communicating complex problems/issues and taking or recommending appropriate action.
  • Administrative duties as required

What you will bring to the role

As well as clearly being passionate for this area of work, we are looking for a candidate with relevant knowledge and experience relating to sustainability. Some of the key skills to be successful in this role include:

  • Able to build strong relationships with a range of stakeholders
  • Ability to plan and organise your own workload
  • Relevant knowledge/experience relating to climate, health and sustainability

How to apply

Are you interested in learning more about this exciting position with the NIHR? Please apply directly via our vacancy page.

This role is with NIHR Coordinating Centre (NIHRCC) and is hosted by the University of Southampton.