Speakers: Sameen Khan, Programme Manager & Ed Clark, Programme Co-ordinator
Organisation: Salix Finance
Time: 14:30 - 15:00
Joining the Climate Conversation: Working at Salix
Salix Finance offers the opportunity for new employees to join a diverse, young and interactive company working together with the public sector to enable real benefits of saving money and reducing carbon emissions. Salix is funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the Department for Education, the Welsh Government and the Scottish Government providing 100% interest-free capital for the public sector to enable the installation of energy efficient technologies reducing the public sector’s energy bills and tackling climate change.
The presentation will outline the role Salix plays in addressing the Government’s climate change targets, provide attendees with an insight on different roles, the Salix culture and the opportunities for growth and development. Salix is currently recruiting for Client Support Officer positions which will also be discussed.
Sameen Khan is the Programme Manager of the NHS team at Salix. Sameen started at Salix in 2013 as a Client Support Officer for the Recycling Funds programme. Following a promotion to Programme Coordinator, Sameen worked in the Wales team before moving to support the NHS programme and was then promoted to the role of Programme Manager. Sameen has worked across three teams and completed a part time secondment with the Technical Services team and therefore has the knowledge and experience of different work areas across Salix.
Ed Clark is a Programme Co-ordinator in the England Street Lighting Team at Salix. Ed started at Salix in 2018 as a Client Support Officer and has recently been promoted to Programme Coordinator. Ed has gained specialised experience of street lighting and other energy efficiency projects within English local authorities and is part of multiple workgroups that focus on Salix’s corporate social responsibility and assessing future opportunities for Salix.