Corporate Sustainability Consultant

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Stockholm Sweden


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 mainly for Nordics clients, and be responsible for the management of small project teams. The main focus will be on Greenhouse Gasses (GHG) accounting including Scope 3 and agricultural emissions. 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, are you ready for the challenge?

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Implement and project manage GHG accounting mandates for Nordic and international clients
  • Plan consulting mandates with necessary know-how and skill set to ensure the most efficient and highest quality implementation
  • Develop proposals with the responsible key account managers and senior consulting staff
  • Interact with 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
  • Support senior consulting staff and key account management team to further develop thought leadership, services and marketing materials, to develop further 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, scope 3 emissions and agricultural emissions
    • Developing climate change solutions
  • Commercial skills and good business sense to be able to identify and seize opportunities in a challenging and competitive market environment
  • Practical experience in sustainability strategy, GHG management, adaptation, change management is desirable
  • Experience in Life cycle analysis and carbon accounting for agricultural commodities would be very favorable and clearly of advantage
  • Proven knowledge and network in the relevant fields
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English and Swedish (mother tongue or equivalent) is a must
  • Professional proficiency in one of the following languages is of advantage: Spanish, German, French
  • Advanced skills in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Holder of a valid work permit is essential

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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