Senior Environmental and Social Expert (m/f/v)

Breathe new life into your career!
Work together with us on the energy supply of future!

With more than 2,200 employees in 21 countries, wpd is an international leader in renewable energies. Our track record during the last 20 years includes more than 4,450 MW of successfully realized wind and PV projects. Our team constantly strives for excellence in the development, finance, construction and operation of renewable power plants. To live up to our ambitions we are always looking for brilliant employees who are excited by the perspectives offered by renewables and who support our company in this growing and inspiring market.

For our head office in Bremen we are searching at the earliest possible date for

Senior Environmental and Social Expert (m/f/v)

Your position

We are looking for an established professional who will help us to develop and implement an Environmental and Social Management System. As Senior Environmental and Social Expert (m/f/v) you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Development and Implementation of an Environmental and Social Management System (ESMS) aligned with international standards
  • You will develop strategies how to systematically address E&S at our company
  • You will be responsible for the management and delivery of impact assessment projects
  • You will be responsible for interacting with lenders as wells as Technical and E&S advisors
  • Close cooperation with the on- and offshore teams of wpd, lawyers and banks

Your profile

  • Experience in applying international environmental and social standards to projects in the renewable energy sector
  • Well-developed reporting skills with regards to environmental and social impact assessment and management plans
  • Bachelor’s degree in a discipline such as environmental science, environmental engineering
  • Master’s degree in a technical environmental discipline preferable (including any one of the following: air, water, noise, ecology)
  • Having 5 years of working experience in consulting or working in the Renewable Energy, Power, Government or Development sector
  • Must be fluent in English, reading, writing and speaking

Our offer

Waiting for you is a demanding job in the Überseestadt of Bremen, directly lying on the Weser.

An extensive training period and days of introductory will help you getting into your new position. We will promote you with various exciting tasks and offer you an unlimited employment contract. In this way you will get a long termed perspective in a growing company.

Open doors and a flat hierarchy mark our positive and kind working atmosphere during our daily doing as wells as in the end of working day. This includes common free time activities, company celebrations, team or sport events.

Soft drinks are available for free. Besides you have the possibility to purchase a meal for a reduced price in a restaurant nearby. Further benefits are a subsidized company pension scheme and capital forming payments. Our company fitness program offers you a balance to your everyday office life. Moreover we support you on your way to work with the possibility of a company bike leasing.

Did we pique your interest? If so, we look forward to receiving your application to join our team!

Please sent your application including a possible start date as well as your salary expectations to:

wpd onshore GmbH & Co. KG
Human Resources
Stephanitorsbollwerk 3
28217 Bremen
T +49 (421) 16866-10