The City of Boroondara in inner-eastern Melbourne is after a full-time Principal Sustainability Officer to assist the Coordinator Environmental Sustainability in leading the council and community on environmental planning and sustainability issues. You will be responsible for taking a lead role in developing and implementing environmental sustainability strategies, policies, managing complex projects, mentoring team members and providing specialist guidance and support to other council staff.

KPMG Australia is recruiting a Sydney-based Senior Consultant/Manager – Climate Change & Sustainability. As part of a national Advisory CC&S function, this role will play an integral part of the ongoing growth of the division. You will have accountability for a range of activities including supporting assurance engagements on ASX listed companies sustainability and GHG reporting, writing research, client presentations, which will also incorporate advice on sustainability strategy, programs and reporting requirements (including diversity, health and safety, biodiversity, emissions, energy efficiency, waster and water). On the advisory side, you will be involved in a diverse range of projects that cover climate change mitigation and adaptation, risk and strategy, health and safety, and sustainability-related research projects.

Muswellbrook Shire Council on NSW’s Central Coast is looking for a full-time Coordinator Sustainability to establish a clear agenda for environmental sustainability outcomes in Muswellbrook Shire based on community engagement and stakeholder consultation, for endorsement by council. Following adoption of a strategy, the coordinator will build a team of competent professionals to ensure the council achieves its goals and aspirations across water quality and use management; waste minimisation; energy efficiency; conservation and land care facilitation; and council and community based sustainability projects.

The ACT Government is after a Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment. The Commissioner maintains oversight of the health of the ACT’s environment and tracks the progress of environment and sustainability initiatives. The Commissioner authors the state of the environment reports; investigates complaints concerning environmental management; and undertakes an advocacy and awareness role. Applications close 15 December 2015.