The Chamber Low Carbon Business Support programme, developed by East Lancashire Chamber, in partnership with North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, BOOST and Businesswise Solutions Ltd, is a £4m Part Funded EU project from the European Structural & Investment Funds via the Department for Communities and Local Government to provide a free suiter of services to the SME community of Lancashire to:

  • Stimulate the take up of energy efficiency measures and reduce greenhouse gas emissions
  • Provide grant funding for Low Carbon Technology Installation
  • Work with Lancashire technology developers who have low carbon technology products that are now “close to market” and need support to move their products to full commercialisation.

The project was launched in June 2018 and has engaged with just over 750 businesses to date. To deliver the next phase of the programme, working alongside the Chamber Low Carbon Staff and a team of specialist consultants we are looking to recruit the following post:

Energy & Environment Advisor (Junior): Salary from: £ 18,000 per annum

This entry level post is idea for someone with an interest in environmental and sustainability issues but has yet to gain experience or formal qualifications.

The role will receive full support and on the job training from the existing team and will be based at the Chamber Low Carbon Hub and will involve visiting client’s sites, collecting and processing data as well as giving practical advice to companies on how to improve their energy and environmental performance.”

The Job Description and Person Specification are available by clicking here.

Please apply by sending in your CV and a covering letter to:

Louise Gaskell, Director: Finance and Policy
East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Red Rose Court
Clayton Business Park,


Closing date for applications is Friday 31st January 2020