Sustainability Consultant


£Competitive + Bonus


Posted 5 months ago

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Acre is currently working with a leading, international carbon consultancy looking to expand their team with this critical hire. With an enviable client base, including many within the FTSE100, this is an opportunity for a talented individual to gain increased exposure and responsibility in a rapidly growing organisation. Operating offices in London, Paris, USA, Spain, Sudan, Kenya and Turkey, our client supports organisations by creating business value through carbon, energy and sustainability management.

The successful individual will be responsible for:

  • The delivery of technical carbon and sustainability advisory services, working in a consultative manner to understand client needs and guide them to a solution
  • Supporting clients through the project lifecycle, from target setting (including science based target methodologies) to disclosure and communications
  • Presenting information with confidence in front of an audience, leading client workshops and representing the business externally
  • Helping businesses navigate UK legislative frameworks and voluntary reporting projects, including data handling, carbon accounting, and management of CR reporting software

The successful candidate will be an ambitious and values driven consultant, with a passion for the role business can play in advancing the sustainability agenda

This individual will also possess:

  • Detailed knowledge of issues surrounding climate change, energy, greenhouse gas emissions and sustainability, likely gained through a Masters degree in a related subject
  • Working knowledge of carbon accounting standards (ISO 14064, GHG Protocol and its variants, PAS 2050) and understanding of carbon neutrality standards such as PAS 2060
  • A history of project management for private sector clients, including the ability to plan, resource, and direct complex, simultaneous assignments to a high standard
  • Commercial awareness and an ability to create networks of customers across existing and potential clients
  • A confident and down-to-earth manner and be happy working within an entrepreneurial SME

This is an opportunity to join a global leader in the provision of sustainability solutions who have led on a range of ground breaking, award winning projects. The successful individual will be given great opportunities for development as the business continues expanding internationally.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Christian Albrecht +44 (0)20 7400 5585

Job Ref. BBBH7165