Senior Manager Sustainable Design and Planning


About this role: Senior Manager Sustainable Design and Planning

About this role: Senior Manager Sustainable Design and Planning

  • The Sustainable Development Division within the COMPANY Environment Department is searching or a dynamic and innovative sustainability professional to join the Sustainability Planning and Design Team;
  • This is an exciting and unique opportunity for an experienced career professional with highly developed technical knowledge and organization skills;
  • The COMPANY giga-project aims to be the most environmental conscious and sustainable development project on the planet. This role is critical in supporting the implementation of the Sustainability Assessment and Approvals framework and function and communicating COMPANY’s Environmental & Social Sustainability Performance Standards (COMPANY EPS) to designers and contractors;
  • The Senior Manager Sustainable Planning & Design supports the Director Sustainable Developments with the preparation of sustainability-related standards and guidelines, policies and procedures, to be incorporated in the COMPANY Master Plan and building design assessment system;
  • Helps sourcing, coordinating and managing sustainability sub-consultants engaged in the preparation of sustainability guidelines, standards, assessment studies and documentation to be submitted to COMPANY Environmental Department;
  • Responsible for the coordinating the specialist team, which is required to develop and support with the implementation of the COMPANY EPS during design, construction and operation.
  • Responsible for proactively engaging with planning teams on all built environment related environmental and sustainability issues;
  • Manages the development and implementation of a bespoke sustainability management system (sustainability assessment scheme) for the masterplan considering all aspects of the built environment (design, construction and operation);
  • The COMPANY EPS will have specific COMPANY sustainability targets, to monitor that objectives are achieved in a timely and cost-effective manner (COMPANY EPS including sustainability performance indicators/ KPIs, monitoring system and reporting);
  • Manages the compliance review of the Sustainable masterplan or Building documentation (via COMPANY EPS tracking tool);
  • Conducts the effective, high quality and timely assessment of the COMPANY master planning design and construction activities and supports with the development of associated approval methodologies, guidelines and procedures to meet COMPANY Environmental policy and sustainable planning objectives;
  • Guides master planners, building designers and sustainability specialists in the sustainability compliance of the COMPANY masterplans and building designs;
  • Monitors continued alignment of COMPANY projects with the COMPANY sustainability urban planning and building requirements as well as IFC performance standards and world’s best practice;
  • Monitors that sustainability issues are effectively implemented during the master planning, building design and construction process;
  • Monitors that Compliance Audits of contractor activities are conducted and audit records and reports for COMPANY Environment Department are compiled, as appropriate;
  • Provides technical support and guidance related to sustainability within COMPANY and to external stakeholders where interface is required (e.g. developers/ consultants/ suppliers);
  • Supports.



  • Fifteen (15) or more years’ experience across the fields of sustainable planning;
  • Professional qualification and work experience with development, and/or implementation of ‘Sustainability Rating Systems’;
  • Proven record of successfully leading a sustainability program, policies and regulatory frameworks or processes;
  • Strong technical sustainability skills across masterplan, infrastructure and building designs;
  • Strong written and verbal communication & report writing skills;
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal/ people management and mentoring skills.

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Elaine Nina S Gregorio
Brunel Energy Qatar Doha

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