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Join Renewal SA to drive sustainability in Adelaide's property sector. Utilize your data skills and knowledge of sustainability standards on diverse,

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About the role

Join our expanding team at Renewal SA to progress sustainability outcomes in Adelaide's dynamic property development sector. If you're passionate about sustainability, able to tell stories with data and familiar with sustainability standards, this role offers an exciting opportunity. Dive into diverse projects from greenfield developments to inner urban density and make a tangible impact on creating sustainable communities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Implement Renewal SA’s Sustainability principles into projects and operations, ensuring sustainability in planning and delivery.
  • Collaborate with project teams, designers, engineers, and sustainability experts to ensure environmentally responsible projects.
  • Advise on meeting best practices in property development and support staff as a member of the Project Services team.
  • Research best practices locally and internationally for sustainability in the built environment.
  • Identify, analyse, and report data to track sustainability goals, including carbon emissions.

About you

The ideal candidate should have a solid grasp of sustainability principles, especially in property development, and be familiar with South Australia’s Climate Change Action Plan. They should be a good collaborator, possess strong analytical skills for research and data analysis, and be able to translate technical concepts into practical recommendations. Additionally, they should demonstrate a commitment to innovation, driving the organisation towards its net zero goals in a multi-disciplinary environment with competing priorities. Tertiary qualification in Environmental Science, Sustainability, Architecture, Engineering, or a related field, is required, along with strong research, data collection, and analysis skills.

Where working for SA works for you

Renewal SA has a thriving culture in which we value the growth and contributions of each person.

Work on projects that are making a difference.

With the largest, and growing property portfolio, there’s no shortage of variety at Renewal SA. You will work in a collaborative environment and can work on unique and diverse projects, that directly to contribute to South Australian communities and a strong economy. We can see our progress and achievements and it’s work we all feel good about.

Flexible work options and health and wellbeing programs.

Enjoy flexible working options to ensure a better balance of work, personal life and family commitments. We have your physical and mental health top of mind with a variety of wellbeing programs, including discounted gym memberships, access to counselling and support and medical benefits such as free vaccinations, skin checks and more.

Focus on your career and professional development.

We are proud to have cultivated a high performing environment where everyone can succeed and perform at their best. Our Capability Framework will guide and support your professional development and as a multidisciplinary organisation you can explore different opportunities and grow your career.

Strong commitment to diversity and inclusion in our workplace.

Having a diverse workforce ensures we are representative of the communities we work within, have various perspectives, and increase innovation. We respect and value our people’s differences and embrace the knowledge and capability that each employee brings to our workplace.


Please email any queries to [email protected].

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled.

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