Environmental managers are responsible for overseeing the environmental performance of private and public sector organisations and for developing, implementing and monitoring environmental strategies that promote sustainable development.
developing schemes for recycling, pollution reduction and pollution prevention
managing environmental strategy budgets
liaising with internal staff including senior managers and directors
providing environmental training to staff at all levels
overseeing the use of all resources within organisations
implementing environmental policies and practices
managing a team of technical, scientific and engineering staff
writing plans and reports
ensuring compliance with environmental legislation
auditing, analysing and collating environmental performance data and reporting information to internal staff, clients and regulatory bodies
producing educational resources
liaising with regulatory bodies such as the Environment Agency.
keeping up to date with changes in environmental legislation and initiatives.