Sustainability Consultant
Job ID
71749
Posted
21-Jun-2022
Service line
Corporate Segment
Role type
Full-time
Areas of Interest
Data & Analytics
Location(s)
Warsaw - Mazowieckie - Poland

The purpose of this position is to deliver Sustainability Strategies, Impact Mitigation and Sustainability Disclosure projects to corporate clients globally.

The Sustainability Planning & Strategy team is part of our Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) division and is currently supporting a number of high profile clients with design and implementation of sustainability strategies, sustainability reporting and compliance, varying between single subject consulting projects to large change management engagements.

You will work in close collaboration within the wider sustainability team and your client contacts to ensure that each client has access to best-in-class strategic advice on how to approach sustainability and deliver uniquely shaped change at organizational level.  

You will be supported by project managers, subject matter experts and highly creative individuals across the business. From the start you will be responsible for a range of projects and clients.

The Role

  • Managing corporate level Sustainability initiatives and programmes
  • Facilitating implementation of various types of Sustainability related measures and engagements
  • Managing our clients’ ISO systems (mainly ISO 14001)
  • Facilitating and evidencing client sustainability compliance requirements
  • Supporting delivery of strategic consulting projects, corporate reporting, risk management and compliance services
  • Supporting and advising submissions and client performance in disclosure programmes such as CDP and GRESB
  • Providing technical understanding and advice on corporate level reporting and disclosure in line with GRI and other reporting schemes
  • Building strong client relationships and using this to deliver and expand a package of best-in-class sustainability services
  • Translating complex sustainability related legislation into easy to understand set of actions and advising clients on the best value approach to mitigate any risk

Profile/Experience

  • Understanding of sustainability related corporate reporting frameworks and standards.
  • Understanding of key, multi-market schemes, such as SBTi, Carbon Inventories, Climate Risk Mapping, Decarbonisation Pathways (project experience is a plus)
  • Awareness of current and future environmental legislation
  • Understanding of market drivers for sustainability.
  • Work experience in either sustainability related or real estate related role

Requirements

  • Fluent English in speaking and writing is a must.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in one of the natural sciences (Computer science, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Engineering, Real Estate, Finance, Accounting, Law, Business or other).
  • Practical knowledge of ISO14001
  • Experience within sustainability area min 2 years
  • Experience in managing relationship with a client
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Commitment to Sustainability
  • Curiosity about data and impact of information handling
  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers
  • Ability to respond effectively to sensitive issues.