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11 Aug 2023

Full-Time Senior Manager of Environmental Programs

Altura, LLC – Posted by jberge Anywhere

Job Description

Altura, LLC is a professional services firm leveraging deep building engineering, technology, and program management expertise to tackle the toughest decarbonization challenges. Our mission is to improve energy, environmental, and financial performance across all levels of our client organizations. We leverage industry-leading sustainability advisory, program management, building engineering and controls, information technology, and “connected commissioning” services to drive immediate and lasting results for our clients.

Altura is actively seeking a Senior Manager of Environmental Programs with 10+ years of client management, business development, and program management skills to help expand Altura’s climate change-related impacts across multiple sectors. Qualified candidates should have relevant experience in the sustainability advisory, greenhouse gas emission reporting, decarbonization, energy efficiency, building engineering, green building, facilities management, renewable energy and/or other related fields.

The preferred location for this position is in Altura’s Newport Beach or Oakland, CA offices; however other remote locations will be considered.

Scope & Responsibilities:

  • Help drive go-to-market strategies for offering Decarbonization Programs in the healthcare, higher education, federal, automotive, REIT and other market sectors.
  • Play a leadership role in growing and diversifying Altura’s Environmental Programs client base by leveraging professional network and internal business development/marketing resources.
  • Collaborate with team members to expand technical service offerings.
  • Develop custom Environmental Programs for new clients and serve as Client Manager for multiple portfolio-level clients.

Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience in the sustainability advisory, greenhouse gas emission reporting, decarbonization, energy efficiency, building engineering, green building, facilities management, renewable energy and/or other related fields.
  • Experience implementing decarbonization strategies for Scope 1, 2 and 3 emission sources.
  • Well-formed professional network and business development skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a high degree of empathy. Ability to thrive in a teamwork-driven environment.
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills.
  • Bachelor or master’s degree in related field.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in the healthcare, higher education, federal, automotive, real estate and/or other market sectors

Key Attributes of Successful Candidate:

We anticipate a candidate will be successful in this role if they have strengths in the following areas:

  • Technically Competent: Knowledge of enterprise-level decarbonization strategies
  • Consensus Driver: Ability to facilitate teamwork-based solutions and manage conflict resolution with internal and external stakeholders
  • Business Development: Has cultivated a network of business contact and has experience with proposal development and client interviews
  • Cultural Ambassador: Identifies with Altura’s mission and values and models the firm’s culture to their team and to clients
  • Thought Leadership: Desire to contribute participate in industry publications and events (e.g. speaking engagements, conferences, trade journals, blogs)


Newport Beach (Preferred), or a hybrid or remote (within the U.S.) candidate would be considered.

About Altura:

Altura is proud to offer a generous total compensation package that includes base salary, bonus potential, and a comprehensive benefit package that includes health benefits (medical and dental plans), paid time off (vacation, sick and holiday), financial benefits (retirement plan with both match and annual company contribution, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, and commuter benefits).

Additional benefits for regular full-time employees include fitness reimbursement, healthcare and dependent care pre-tax spending plans, tuition reimbursement, back-up daycare and family support benefits, EAP, work life assistance and a holiday contribution program. Base salaries will be determined by factors such as geographic location, education, skills, experience, and market considerations.  For this role the annual base salary range is $145,000 – $175,000.

We pride ourselves on our company’s unique entrepreneurial, high-energy culture and flat organizational structure which empowers employees to take action and achieve results for our clients.

How to Apply

Please submit an application with cover letter and resume on our company's application portal 

Job Categories: CO2 / GHG Emissions. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Decarbonization, energy efficiency, and green building. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

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