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The PLA currently have the following vacancies. Click on the underlined post title for a copy of the advertisement.

Technical Advisor – Air Quality

We are seeking a Technical Advisor - Air Quality to lead research, monitoring and improvements in the PLA’s and third-party operations in the Port of London. Applications close 11 July 2022.

Senior Adviser – Environment & Sustainability Governance

We are recruiting a Senior Adviser – Environment & Sustainability Governance to join the Environment team, to lead on the approaches to reducing the PLA’s energy, carbon, waste and water usage and approach to increasing use of renewables in order to reduce overall resource usage of the estate and investment portfolio and reach net zero by 2040 or before. Applications close 8 July 2022.

Graduate Trainee Accountant

We are seeking a graduate trainee accountant to work as part of our Finance team while studying for an ACCA qualification. Applications close 8 July 2022.

Head of Sustainability & Environment

We are seeking a Head of Sustainability & Environment to drive the organisation’s sustainability strategy. Applications close 30 June 2022.

The application form can be sent electronically via email or posted using the address below:



Please also see the Guidance Notes for Applicants PDF. If you have any queries about the above documents, please contact the HR department on 01474 562200.

Human Resources Department
Port of London Authority
Royal Pier Road
Gravesend DA12 2BG        Tel: +44 (0)1474 562 292    Email: [email protected]

It has been brought to our attention that job offers have been made in the PLA's name and payment has been requested to process applications. The PLA will never ask for payment as part of the recruitment process. Candidates will only be contacted if they have applied via the proper channels.