Location England, United Kingdom
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive
Reference BBBH14079_1627460650

Are you a sustainability professional looking to flourish as a leader in a technical environment at the forefront of sustainable innovation? Anthesis is looking for an Associate Director who is seeking to deliver real impact whilst supporting and growing their Net Zero service offerings.

About Anthesis:

Anthesis is the sustainability activator. They seek to make a significant contribution to a world which is more resilient and productive. They achieve this by working with cities, companies, and other organisations to drive sustainable performance. Anthesis develop financially conscious sustainability strategies, underpinned by technical expertise and delivered by innovative collaborative teams across the world.

Anthesis has clients across industry sectors from corporate multinationals such as Reckitt Benckiser, Cisco, Tesco, The North Face and Target, and also supports early-stage companies through Anthesis Ventures. The company brings together 500 experts operating in 40 countries around the world.

Role Summary:

Your role will include providing Technical Leadership, co-leading Anthesis' carbon strategy & analytics team.

Your projects and clients will span multiple industries, ranging from FTSE 100 companies to boutique brands, and require engagement with clients and their suppliers, around the world.

You will own key clients and projects, overseeing a team that is undertaking often complex corporate GHG inventories and establishing science-based and net-zero targets grounded in climate action plans that drive emissions reductions across internal operations and the value chain. You will be working closely with parallel Net Zero teams that focus on different target clients (e.g. cities) and technical areas (e.g. product footprinting). Although based in UK, you will have a technical leadership role across global teams. This will include leading new approaches including digital solutions.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Senior-level experience in delivering carbon analytics, either in-house or in a consultancy environment

  • Deep understanding of, and substantive experience in applying GHG inventory and target setting standards, especially GHG Protocol and SBTi

  • Professional presence with the ability to quickly establish personal credibility and demonstrate expertise, often engaging a C-suite level

  • Solid experience in using and promoting advanced data science and digital solutions to enable pioneering carbon analytics

This is an exciting time to join Anthesis experiencing rapid growth, with the opportunity to hone both commercial and technical acumen and impact the global carbon movement. Please contact Jack Porter via jack.porter@acre.com to discuss this exciting role with Anthesis further.