BMT • GBR - Bath, GBR - Bristol

Environmental Services Capability Manager

Employment type:  Part time

3–4 days/week at home

Fully flexible hours

Job Description

Environmental Services Capability Manager

About the role

BMT Ltd operates within a matrix structure. Technical capability is at the core of the operating model providing the right people with the right knowledge and skills to deliver our outputs effectively and efficiently, delighting our customers and securing our reputation as a provider of high-quality consulting services.

Environment and sustainability are at the core of BMT’s principles. The Environmental Services Team provides environmental sustainability and management services across a number of areas including the Naval and Commercial maritime domain for both platforms and equipment, flood modelling and climate risk and resilience management. Other areas of expertise include auditing, environmental and sustainability legislation, and working with defence environmental regulators.

The Environmental Services Capability Manager acts as the professional head of function for the Capability Area. The role is responsible for professionally and efficiently leading the technical capabilities within the Capability Group to meet the current and future needs of its customers. This includes the day-to-day management and strategic development of Capability, effective utilisation of resource and the overall management of output delivery from within their Group. The Capability Manager also provides top level line management of Capability Team members.

The Capability Manager will be able to undertake fee-earning work to an appropriate level, commensurate with their Capability management workload.


Location will be dependent upon responsibility and centre of gravity for Capability (as appropriate). The preference would be to be based in Bath or Bristol, however other locations will be considered.

Travel to other BMT offices as and when required (occasional overseas travel may be required.

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About you

You should be:

· Able to demonstrate previous delivery and management experience within one or more of the market areas that BMT operates within in the UK;

· Professionally qualified and experienced leader within the environmental management, sustainability or environmental sciences field;

· Registered with an appropriate Professional Body at Chartered level or equivalent, or be able to demonstrate experience commensurate with that level of accreditation;

· Able to demonstrate a range of professional and behavioural competences aligned with the senior manager role at Level 6 of the relevant BMT Career Map and appropriate Job Family Frameworks (available on request).

This role will require full UK security clearance; you should have resided in the UK for the past 5 years and be a sole UK national.

About BMT

BMT is a maritime-orientated high-end design house and technical consulting firm driven by a passion for solving complex, real-world problems. To find out more about BMT click here .

BMT is open and committed to discussing flexible working. We believe that everyone performs at their best when they have the flexibility to make working for BMT work best for them.

BMT hires talented people and welcomes applications from everyone. At this time, we particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian, Minority ethnic, female, and non-binary candidates as we are underrepresented in these groups.

We know that diversity, equity, and inclusion is critical to achieving our purpose as a business which is to navigate the most important and impactful engineering challenges of our time (to find out more click here ). Our passion and goal are to build more diverse teams and to create an environment where employees are engaged, thriving, and feel a sense of belonging.


At BMT, our employee benefits are designed to ensure you have the resources you need to thrive.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a wide range of benefits in areas including health, family, finance, and personal development.

Don’t hesitate to ask more about our benefits during the hiring process.

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Does this sound like you? If so, please submit your application as soon as possible. We look forward to learning more about you.

A message to recruitment agencies: We receive applications exclusively via our ATS. Please note that we do not accept CVs submitted via email to the HR department or staff within our Operational teams. We will not progress CVs shared on a speculative basis by email and you accept our right to pursue such candidates with no obligation to third-party terms and conditions or liability to a fee.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Enhanced maternity leave – After 1 years service, enhanced maternity to max 18 weeks
26 days annual leave + bank holidays
Wellbeing budget - £250 per annum

We asked employees of BMT how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done
Working at BMT

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)

66% Male, 28% Female

Office locations

Teddington, Bath, Southampton, Fareham, Bristol, Plymouth, Weymouth, Leeds, Aberdeen, Glasgow

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom