Location Germany
Job-type Permanent
Salary €Competitive
Reference 17808

Are you an ambitious and commercially minded sustainability professional looking for the next step in your career? Perhaps you have an extensive network with the Sustainable Energy industry in the DACH region, then this role might be for you.​

Schneider Electric has an opportunity for a Sustainability Consulting manager in their Energy and Sustainability Services group. Schneider Electric is at the forefront of the development and delivery of strategic solutions to address climate action, sustainability consulting, data and resource management, and renewable energy procurement. Schneider Electric (SE) is looking for someone with a strong personality to help scale their Sustainability Business in the DACH zone.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Driving new business for Schneider Sustainability business division and delivering against revenue targets in line with the overall growth plan

  • Scaling their Sustainability consultancy in the zone by acquiring new customers for consulting projects & helping business expansion for existing customers

  • Generate pull-through for SE Energy & Sustainability Services, including Energy Supply, Active Energy management solutions, data management, cleantech and in the long run for SE core businesses (Power monitoring, EV, Building Automation, Building Management, Smart manufacturing…)

Required Competencies:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Sustainability, Engineering, Science or Business

  • A strategic individual with exceptional commercial acumen and specialist knowledge of sustainability initiatives within a corporate context.

  • Track record of working with and influencing senior stakeholders in client organisations

  • Required experiences (not all required):

  • Consulting on corporate sustainability issues in a commercial environment,

  • Strong knowledge of regulations, reporting and industry drivers

  • Ideally subject matter expertise in Sustainability Finance and ESG or Thermal renewables

  • Expertise in energy markets and cleantech solutions

  • Customer-centric mindset, with the ability to bridge customer needs to SE offers and solutions

  • Excellent communications skills, with the ability to communicate all facets of sustainability

  • Good influencing & communication skills, to ensure coordination & alignment of multiple internal stakeholders

  • Results-driven & autonomous, with the ability to navigate complex organizations

  • Languages: Fluent in German and a second European language is desirable

Interested? Acre is supporting Schneider Electric in the hiring process for this role. Only applications through our website will be accepted. Should you have any questions about the role, you can contact Jowaher Ibrahim at jowaher.ibrahim@acre.com, the acting research consultant for this position.