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Investment Officer – Climate Emergency
  • Employer: Place
  • Reference: PCCE2879
  • Published: Wed 10/03/2021, 9:15 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 16/04/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: JM1:- £32,234 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: North Somerset

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Investment Officer – Climate Emergency

Directorate:                         Place             

Starting salary:                   JM1:- £32,234 per annum

Location:                               Based in North Somerset

Hours:                                    37 hours per week

Contract:                               Fixed term, 1 Year

Closing date:                       Friday 16 April 2021



North Somerset Council is going through an exciting period of transformation. In 2019, we declared a climate emergency, with the aim to reach carbon neutrality by 2030. We are committed to putting climate action and nature at the heart of our Covid recovery.


For the next phase of our Climate Emergency Action Plan, we are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic person to bring inward investment to the Climate Emergency team. This person will contribute to the success of North Somerset’s climate goals by identifying project financing opportunities from the public and private sector. They will also prepare and complete compelling business cases and bids for climate and energy related projects, working directly with the Climate Emergency Project Manager as well as with other teams from across the Council.


The right candidate be educated to degree level or similar and will have experience of writing bids and business cases. They will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and be computer literate.


Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact Nicola Webb, Climate Emergency Project Manager on 01275 884835.


Visit to download an application pack and apply online.


Anticipated interview date:       Week commencing 26th April 2021


North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.