How much you can earn in sustainability and environmental roles

Exclusive: If women are still being underpaid in sectors of the economy it’s not showing up in sustainability and environmental roles.

According to the inaugural Environment and Sustainability Remuneration Report by Talent Nation, which claims it’s the first specialist report of its kind in Australia and was based on a survey of around 200 companies, women are not only on a par with men in salary terms but generally outperform them. Read more

Market pulse: Talent Nation reveals the sustainable job hot spots

Property infrastructure, energy and social enterprises are hot spots in sustainability, according to sustainable, environmental and energy recruitment specialist Richard Evans.

Evans, who is managing director of Talent Nation and chair of the Banksia Foundation, says the consultancies are currently very busy. Read more

Green jobs fall, but corporate sustainability bucking the trend

24 June 2014 — While the green jobs market is contracting in Australia, things are starting to pick up in the corporate sustainability area, according to recruitment firm Talent Nation’s managing director Richard Evans. Read more

Sustainability jobs market picking up, says Talent Nation

27 May 2014 — An ASX20 company is on the search for a senior sustainability advisor, several ASX-listed and government clients need sustainability reporting skills, and the Nature Conservancy is after a marine program manager. Read more