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Biofuel Analyst

Manchester Office

Job description

Job Title: Sustainability Compliance Analyst

Based: Manchester

For almost 30 years, Greenergy has been investing in lower carbon renewable fuels that can be used in existing vehicles. As Europe’s largest manufacturer of waste-based biodiesel, renewables are core to Greenergy’s strategy to drive transport decarbonisation through continued leadership in renewables.

An established supplier and distributor of transportation fuels, Greenergy operates strategic infrastructure in key demand locations, offering customers unmatched supply resilience across the UK, Ireland, Canada, Brazil and through a joint venture in Bahrain.

Purpose of role:

1. Used Cooking Oil (UCO) and waste feedstock sustainability management

2. Bioethanol compliance

3. Biodiesel compliance

As a member of Greenergy’s sustainability team you will assist the company in decarbonising transport fuels. Your numeracy skills and attention to detail will enable the business to make informed decisions and ensure we remain at the forefront of biofuel supply. You will have the opportunity to be creative and suggest new procedures to optimise your time and ensure the business recognises its’ commercial potential. In addition, you will be part of the carbon reporting process to help drive a reduction in energy consumption in the Group’s operations.

You will have to have experience of working in a team to meet deadlines but also be a self-starter and ensure internal targets are met and delivered. The role is varied and will require a quick thinker and the ability to advise the Head of European Sustainability Compliance of any potential risks to any impact is mitigated.

Main duties of the role

Core Sustainability Responsibilities:

• Ensure incoming feedstock declarations are received within contractual timelines and are validated prior to input in Greenergy’s systems

• Support Senior Sustainability Compliance Analyst and trading team with Biodiesel compliance

• Build and manage a bioethanol reporting tool

• Support biofuel audits for monthly governmental returns and annual licencing

• Ensure internal reporting is maintained to a high standard and support accountants in month end and quarter end processes


• Assist with integration of new systems into current processes

• Ad Hoc Biofuel Stock reporting cover and assistance

• Approve feedstock invoices for payment

Skills and Knowledge required

• Excellent analytical skills

• Compliance/audit experience

• Experience of detailed reconciliation responsibilities

• High level of numeracy

• Advanced Excel skills

• Sustainability experience (nice to have)

• Experience within the oil or energy industries would be a bonus

• Good interpersonal skills to be able to deal with Greenergy peers and external suppliers and customers

People are key to our continuing success; we work hard to reward, develop and retain staff. We offer a competitive salary, career progression opportunities, along with a comprehensive benefits package which includes;

• 25 days holiday per year, increasing by 1 day after 5 years’ service for every full year up to a maximum of 30 days plus bank holidays

• Private Medical Insurance, Worldwide Travel Insurance, Life Insurance

• Company Pension

• Eye Care Vouchers, Flu Jabs, Ride to Work Scheme

• 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme.

Greenergy are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our colleagues is critical to our success as a global company. Employment at Greenergy is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy, maternity, race, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnerships.

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