Perform Green are a certified B Corp and values-led consultancy business. We provide expert consultancy services that create a thriving, greener and smarter society.

Our ‘smart society’ consultancy services have helped 2 UK Cities be recognised as ‘Smart City of the year’ in the last four years, and we have partnered in the cutting edge £4.8m project that has brought 5G technology and connected autonomous logistics to the Northeast. We are looking for a new Consultant to join our growing team:

Consultant Role

You will be part of a great team delivering quality project management and consulting services with our clients.

Principle activities and responsibilities:

  • Develop innovative ways to improve or change operations, leveraging technology, innovation, and industry knowledge in collaboration with colleagues and clients
  • Analyse client’s existing operations to identify pain points, inefficiencies, and any unmet business needs 
  • Deploy project management expertise including;
    • Set project governance and reporting
    • Manage project resources and budgets
    • Deploy ‘Risks, Issues, Actions and Dependency’ management
    • Implement project change control
    • Research and production of reports
    • Methodology and quality support
  • Prepare and maintain project documents such as project plans, status reports, process maps, impact assessments, training materials
  • Conduct business analysis and evaluation on specific projects
  • Use your understanding of a client’s stakeholder environment to inform and adapt working styles and communication
  • Engage with clients and stakeholders to project manage and deliver practical solutions
  • Support or lead client workshops in support of business change.

You will be…

We are looking for someone who can drive change and innovate, a self-starter who can pick up and run with tasks and work with a degree of ambiguity. Ideally degree educated, typically with 2-4 years’ consulting or project management experience gained either in a professional services organisation or ‘in-house’ as part of a business change team. Your main experience should be either in environmental / sustainability projects or digital / technology projects.

As well as Project Management expertise, you will need to demonstrate core consulting competencies including;

  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Communication and the ability to influence at a range of levels
  • Presentation skills
  • Ability to design and facilitate workshops
  • Research and Report writing
  • Analysis and problem solving
  • Structured thinking
  • Stakeholder engagement and client management.

Above all, you have a passion for delighting your clients and are;

  • Values driven
  • A strong communicator
  • Trusted
  • Innovative
  • Fluent with workplace technology.

You may also have…

  • A background in environmental, net zero initiatives and sustainability projects.
  • Experience working on digital transformation projects would be advantageous.
  • Awareness of Waterfall and Agile project management methods and scrum master techniques.
  • Aptitude for or experience of working with project budgets, trackers and forecasts and able to provide reports of financial data in accordance with documented processes and procedures.
  • Good working knowledge of Project Management software (including MS Project, Merlin or Monday.com).

Diversity and inclusion

At Perform Green we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. We therefore welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates.

See the full job description here: consultant role 2022

Closing Date: 19th April 2022

Current opportunities

Perform Green are growing our core team - we seek out the very best people. Are you one of them? 

We are always interested in a conversation with potential associate consultants who can add value and help us to grow our business, in particular in the domain areas of: Digital Health; Smart Energy & Waste; Future and zero emission Mobility and automated logistics.