Senior Sustainability Consultant

Permanent

£Highly Competitive + Benefits

London

Posted 4 weeks ago

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Acre is excited to partner with a Fortune 500 real estate business in the search for a Senior Sustainability Consultant who will join their world class sustainability practice.

Our client uses leading sustainability expertise to support, challenge and inspire their employees and clients to create a prosperous economy, a flourishing society and a healthy environment. They receive continued praise in the sustainability sector and in 2018 were named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the tenth consecutive year. 

The organisation advises investors, developers and occupiers of property around the world on all aspects of sustainability: developing their sustainability strategies; managing their risks, reporting, design and communications; driving environmental and energy performance improvements; and advising on socio-economic impacts and health & wellbeing.

2019 is proving to be another successful year for the team in which they have seen continued growth in service offerings, revenues, and impact. In recognition of these successes and having identified significant opportunities in the area of Strategic Sustainability Consulting, they are looking to invest further in the growth of the business by hiring Senior Sustainability Consultant.

Responsibilities:

  • Engaging with key stakeholders to implement ambitious strategies in line with Science Based Targets
  • Developing strong working relationship with clients, advising on future trends and delivering projects effectively, on time and to budget
  • Educating and challenging client's values of sustainability within different business arms
  • Business developing new strategic services with a range of new and existing clients
  • Leading various projects with client accounts, providing excellent service and professional sustainability advice
  • Understanding the client's sustainability impact and advising them of the solutions to reduce carbon emissions

This role will provide the successful candidate with exposure to cutting edge strategy development and the opportunity to work with high-profile clients. You will be responsible for overseeing and working on the development and implementation of sustainability strategy services across a range of clients.

Requirements:

  • Strong experience in developing and implementing ambitious sustainability strategies
  • A broad range of environmental sustainability programme experience, including areas such as Science Based Targets and Net Positive goals
  • Experience in project managing demonstrating the value of sustainability and the business impact on climate change
  • Excellent communication skills with experience in engaging and presenting to senior business leaders
  • A relevant degree/ work experience in Sustainability

If you are as passionate about sustainability as this organisation is and are committed to always exceeding your clients' expectations combined with an ability to demonstrate your excellent team-working, communication, analytical and project management skills, then this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.




Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Hannah Geer 0203 854 1313

Job Ref. BBBH8607