Data & Information Manager Net Zero

Posted 22 December 2023
Salary £52,580- £58,064 per annum + homebased, flexible working
Job type Permanent
Discipline Energy & SustainabilityProfessional & Technical
ContactCharlotte Meara

Job description

Data & Information Manager Net Zero
Homebased with travel for team meetings (London - Once per month) and to meet clients/stakeholders.
Salary: £52,580- £58,064
31st March 2025 Fixed Term Contract

Are you looking to make a career move that matters? Help us pave the way towards a sustainable future! We Want You. The Greater South East Net Zero Hub at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Data & Information Manager to join the team.

What is the role?
As Data & Information Manger for the Greater South East Net Zero Hub you will lead a growing team of Analysts working to drive net zero action across the South East of England. In this role you will lead the development of the Hub’s in-house data analysis capabilities and collate, organise, analyse, and interrogate project data and information from a range of data sources including Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs), Local Authority Strategies and associated initiatives and using this information lead the development of a Data and Information Net Zero Strategy in conjunction with Hub leads to support the delivery of the decarbonisation programme for the region.

You will be responsible for leading a team of data analysts, management, and reporting experts across the portfolio of projects being delivered by the GSENZH. The post-holder will be responsible for deployment of the teams resource with Programme leads.

Your specialist specialist environmental / sustainability knowledge as well as data analysis expertise will support you to position the Hub as a centre of intelligence for local energy/net zero issues, so that it becomes the first port of call for stakeholders seeking impartial evidence-based information, advice, and signposting.

The role will include:

  • Data & Information strategy development

  • Support development of Hub's business plans and project prioritisation

  • Data sources and tools for project delivery and analytics

  • Management and use of data and software - supporting team members to standardise, refine process for data capture, ensure consistency in use and analysis

  • Build skills and capability within estate management teams, supporting clients to identify data and provide analytics to bring forward net zero projects

  • Performance monitoring and reporting

  • Data analytics

  • Data compliance and governance

  • Identification of funding streams

What will you need?

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent experience) in a related discipline.

  • Proven experience of designing, developing and completing tenders and grant applications

  • Proven track record in statistical analysis, data analytics, interpretation and management

  • Working knowledge of GDPR compliance

  • Knowledge of Data Protection Act

  • IT/Computerised system design


  • Knowledge of Net Zero and energy policy landscape

  • Previous line management experience

What can we offer?

  • Annual leave 34- 39 days including bank holidays (Length of service)

  • Competitive salary and Local Government Pension

  • Comprehensive wellbeing package includes access to 24/7 employee assistance programme, mental health first aiders and monthly Mental Health & Wellbeing Meetings

  • Family friendly policies, including flexible working and parental leave

  • Access to the Cycle2Work scheme

  • Payment of professional subscription fees relevant to your role (one per year, after passing your probation)

  • Learning and Development opportunities to support your career progression

  • Benefits Provider: we offer a range of Benefits through Vivup

It is an exciting time for GSENZH and the CPCA.
What are you waiting for? Ignite your passion for a Greener future.