At IRIS, we are dedicated to reducing our environmental impact and leaving a positive legacy in the communities we serve. We are looking for a passionate and driven individual to take on the role of Sustainability Officer, where you will have overall responsibility for our corporate sustainability strategy and achieving our carbon reduction goals.


Please note that this is a part-time position (8 hours per week). You can choose your working hours to suit your schedule.


What will you be doing?

As our Sustainability Officer, you will play a vital role in steering IRIS towards a greener future. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Driving our Carbon Reduction Strategy: Develop and implement a strategy to reduce our carbon emissions by 2030, in line with our Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTI) commitment.
  • Collaborating with Stakeholders: Work closely with senior stakeholders, including Procurement and IT, to reduce our Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions.
  • Tracking and Analysis: Oversee the collection and analysis of carbon emissions data using Normative carbon accounting software to monitor progress and identify improvement opportunities.
  • Research and Innovation: Stay informed on sustainability trends, regulations, and best practices to guide our carbon reduction plans.
  • Reporting and Communication: Utilize sustainability reporting frameworks and metrics to track progress and communicate results to stakeholders.
  • Implementation Support: Provide guidance and support to business leaders and other stakeholders in adopting sustainable practices.


What are we looking for?

We are seeking candidates with:

  • Experience: Extensive experience in sustainability consulting or corporate sustainability roles.
  • Knowledge: In-depth understanding of sustainability trends, regulations, and best practices.
  • Skills: Strong project management skills, excellent communication and relationship-building abilities, and robust analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Tools: Experience with sustainability reporting frameworks and metrics.


Embrace this unique opportunity to lead our sustainability efforts and contribute to a greener planet with IRIS. We look forward to receiving your application!


Please Note: We may close vacancies early if we receive a high volume of applications, so don't delay!

Salary: Competitive plus bonus
Location: UK Remote

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