Location Amsterdam
Job-type Permanent
Salary €Competitive
Reference 16406

Are you a sustainability consultant looking for international exposure and high-impact projects? Schneider Electric has an incredible opportunity for you.

Schneider Sustainability Business (SB) offers solutions to managing and optimising corporates' sustainability strategies. In this role, you will collaborate closely with the Client Development team and the Operations teams to understand the needs and objectives of customers and then translate those needs to the solutions provided by the delivery team.

As part of the Schneider SB division, you will drive the sustainability agenda by working with large organisations across different industries.

What do you get to do in this position?

  • Provide depth and credibility to customer engagements by providing in-depth technical knowledge of the SB domain and services, with a focus on our client's corporate sustainability performance.

  • Respond to functional/technical elements of RFI's/RFP, guiding client development resources in the preparation of industry-leading content.

  • Demonstrate the value of Schneider services and help position accordingly through a written and verbal presentation.

  • Liaise with Operations and Client Delivery teams to craft custom client-facing sales materials as needed.

  • Consistently support sales teams at key, defined points in the sales process.

  • Support the Client Development team in preparation for and during client calls to ensure optimal documentation and understanding of client needs and follow-ups.

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a corporate sustainability role or sustainability consulting advisory role.

  • Subject matter expertise in sustainability or energy-related topics. For example, renewable energy, life cycle analysis, carbon footprinting, natural capital, and reporting.

  • Strong knowledge of corporate sustainability programs and the issues facing the leaders in this space. Ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience and present in management, environmental, technical, and other forums.

  • Ability to work independently and excellent team building, problem-solving, written and presentation skills.

  • Fluent in English and Dutch.

  • Highly skilled in Microsoft excel and/or access.

Acre is recruiting for this position on behalf of Schneider Sustainability Business, apply today to find out more.