Consultant Corporate Sustainability

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Location

London, Mexico City or New York United Kingdom

Company

South Pole

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As part of the Corporate Risks and Opportunities team within the Consultancy & Services unit, you will focus on the delivery of high quality consultancy advice on climate change mitigation solutions to the corporate sector, and be responsible for the management of small project teams. As a Consultant, you will also lead the development of proposals and participate in business development activities and new service creation. This is a fast growing and dynamic business area with global market potential. If you are ready to take the challenge, then we are looking for you!

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Implement and manage a multi-year GHG accounting mandate for an American worldwide management consultancy firm
  • Plan consulting mandates to ensure the most efficient and highest quality implementation
  • Develop proposals in coordination with the responsible Key Account Managers and other Consultants
  • Interact and build relationships with clients and manage the delivery of corporate consulting mandates on corporate climate risks and opportunities
  • Support senior consulting staff and our Key Account Management team in business development in the corporate sector
  • Contribute to further develop thought leadership, services and marketing materials, to expand our corporate offerings
  • Interact closely with our international internal team of consultants
  • Topics of engagement may include: GHG accounting and disclosure, climate change mitigation, Science Based Targets (SBTs), risk assessment and TCFD, materiality assessment, energy efficiency, Life Cycle Analysis (LCA), Sustainable Development Goals, renewable energy strategy, etc.

Your profile

  • A University degree, ideally in Environmental Sciences, Environmental Engineering, Energy Engineering, Economics or sustainability-related disciplines
  • At least 3-5 years of relevant work experience in the corporate sector at least partly in corporate consulting
  • Sound understanding of environmental sustainability challenges in multinational companies
  • Specific consultancy experience in:
    • Sustainability and corporate risks
    • Consultancy for corporate clients, particularly in topics related to GHG accounting, reduction, mitigation and disclosure, energy efficiency and renewable energy strategy
    • Developing climate change solutions
  • Experience in project management in a multi-stakeholder and multi-geographies/international context
  • Commercial skills and good business sense, ability to identify and seize opportunities in a challenging and competitive market environment
  • Practical experience in sustainability strategy, GHG management, adaptation, change management is desirable
  • Proven knowledge and network in the relevant fields
  • Native oral and written level of English is a must
  • Professional proficiency in Spanish, German, French is of advantage

We offer

  • Work in a growing global profit for purpose company with a real commitment to sustainability and fighting climate change
  • Excellent team spirit, work within a large and international team of sustainability passionate professionals
  • A clear career development potential as part of the Corporate Risks and Opportunities team
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