People Powered Retrofit is an end to end consumer facing service for householders interested in retrofitting their homes. Based in Greater Manchester, there is significant interest in replicating some or all of the elements of the service elsewhere and in working with other bodies and organisations on a consultancy basis to share the learning and expertise generated in the project. Clients for consultancy work include local authorities, Community Energy groups, Local Enterprise Partnerships, combined authorities and regional government.
The role will involve close collaboration with co-project managers Jonathan Atkinson of Carbon Co-op and Marianne Heaslip of URBED and work with People Powered Retrofit’s growing interdisciplinary service delivery team.
The role will encompass two main areas:
- Securing and managing consultancy contracts and developing grant funding bids
- Building the social franchise infrastructure necessary for replication ie business planning, commissioning legal agreements, overseeing replication.